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Tesla Powerwall is coming to Canada

The Globe and Mail (Patrick T. Fallon/Reuters) May 4, 2015 - Tesla Motors Inc.’s innovative in-home battery pack is being brought to Canada. The Tesla Powerwall storage system will be distributed in Canada by Annette Verschuren’s firm NRStor Inc., in a joint venture with electrical grid software engineering firm Opus One Solutions Energy [...]

2017-10-03T12:25:01+00:00 May 4th, 2015|News|

Jennifer Manning Joins NRStor as General Counsel

Jennifer Manning is a dynamic lawyer and deal maker, with a proven track record of success in large-scale energy and infrastructure projects. Effective immediately, she joins NRStor as General Counsel having served as Senior Legal Counsel at Infrastructure Ontario, a world-leader in large infrastructure projects, and Torys LLP, one of Canada’s preeminent law firms. [...]

2017-10-03T14:39:07+00:00 September 22nd, 2014|News|

Announcing First Grid-Connected Energy Storage Facility in Ontario

NRStor commences commercial operations of 2MW Temporal Power flywheel facility, providing regulation service to Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator Today, the Minister of Energy, the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, announced the commencement of commercial operations for NRStor's 2 megawatt (MW) Temporal Power flywheel energy storage facility in Harriston, Ontario. This project is the first grid-connected commercial flywheel facility in Canada and [...]

2017-10-03T14:42:19+00:00 June 22nd, 2014|News|

Jason Rioux joins NRStor as Vice President

We, at NRStor, are delighted to announce that Jason Rioux is joining our company as Vice President effective immediately. Jason is an innovative, creative and relentless leader in pursuing new business opportunities. With over a decade of relevant experience, he has a proven track record in the development and operational stages of all forms of [...]

2017-10-03T14:48:17+00:00 May 14th, 2014|News|

Verschuren Named one of Canada’s Top Women in Sustainability

Annette Verschuren was recently celebrated  along with several other female leaders for showing showing extraordinary leadership on sustainability, clean technology and social innovation. Their perspective and persistence are leading to positive change. Annette Verschuren CEO & Chair, NRStor Best known for her past role as the president of The Home Depot in Canada and Asia. [...]

2017-10-03T14:54:40+00:00 December 3rd, 2013|News|

Ontario Long Term Energy Plan Includes Energy Storage

- Ministry of Energy's plan will make Ontario a leader in the next generation of energy technology  TORONTO - December 2, 2013 - Today, the Ministry of Energy's Long Term Energy Plan includes one of Canada's most significant commitments to energy storage. Today, the Ontario Government acknowledged energy storage is vital to the future of an electricity system with improved [...]

2017-10-03T14:59:27+00:00 December 2nd, 2013|News|

IESO to Integrate New Storage and Demand Response Technologies into the Operation of Provincial Power System: Move Will Enhance Flexibility and Diversity

"TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) has taken a major step forward to increase the participation of alternative technologies such as aggregated loads, flywheels and battery storage in the electricity market by selecting three new suppliers of regulation service, a grid-balancing function traditionally provided by generators - a first for [...]

2017-10-03T15:09:01+00:00 December 20th, 2012|News|