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Government of Canada invests in cleaner energy system for the National Capital Region

Public Services and Procurement Canada Summary Modernization of heating and cooling plants will significantly cut carbon pollution and save money Canadians are already feeling the impacts of climate change, and expect their governments to take action to reduce carbon pollution. In the...

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Analyzing Biomass and Other Carbon Neutral Fuels

Summary Public Services Procurement Canada is strongly considering the adoption of biomass as its primary fuel for baseloading its modernized district energy system. However, not all biomass is equal from a carbon accounting perspective. This workshop will provide a detailed analysis of the...


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Feds prequalify consortiums to bid on heating and cooling modernization program

Ottawa Business Journal Summary The federal government has narrowed the field of companies vying for a 30-year contract to upgrade and operate the massive system that heats and cools more than 80 buildings in the National Capital Region. On Friday, Public Services and Procurement Canada...

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Governance Models Workshop: Procurement Opportunities & Challenges

Speakers Tomasz Metny-Sowa , Public Services and Procurement Canada #Workshop #AnnualConference #2017 #GovernanceModels #PublicServicesandProcurementCanada #Procurement

4_Procurement Opportunities and Challenges_Smetney-Sowa.pdf

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Construction of a Temporary Boiler Plant

Summary This presentation reviews the Government of Canada's decision and actions to build a new heating and cooling plant in Ottawa in order to replace the old plant. Efforts to provide heating and cooling while the new plant was under construction are detailed. Speaker Tomasz Smetny...