Miller Thomson’s Projects Group has extensive experience in advising clients on the development, financing, construction and operation of projects across a range of sectors including energy and natural resources, infrastructure, waste, water and wastewater projects. We represent a range of clients including domestic and foreign owners, developers, lenders, contractors and suppliers through the project development process, as well as on the acquisition, divestiture and finance of projects.
Our Group includes dedicated projects, energy, finance and construction lawyers from each of our 12 offices across Canada – four in Alberta and Saskatchewan. We draw from our team of other specialist lawyers, as required, to provide clients with a multidisciplinary group of experienced legal advisors tailored to any particular project providing advice and counsel to national and international clients on a wide range of transactional, regulatory and other matters involved in the renewable energy sector.
Miller Thomson is well positioned to assist businesses wanting to act on the growth initiatives in the Canadian renewable energy sector.
NextEra Energy Canada is an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, the world’s largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun with more than 16,600 megawatts of wind and solar energy in operation. We have two photovoltaic (PV) solar facilities and 13 wind facilities currently operating in Canada, and two 2-MW battery energy storage facilities under development. NextEra Energy Resources is part of NextEra Energy, Inc. NextEra Energy, Inc. has more than 46,500 megawatts of generation in operation, 95% of which is derived from clean or renewable sources including wind, solar, natural gas and nuclear energy.
Scott Land & Lease Ltd. has worked with a number of renewable energy clients for over 20 years, ranging in size from small, independent operations to large multi-national corporations.
Our team has worked on two of the largest wind projects and the largest solar project in Western Canada. With a dedicated team devoted to Green Energy projects across Western Canada, Scott Land is the most knowledgeable and active land company in the renewables industry. We acquire wind and solar options, surface leases, access agreements, final damage settlements and everything in between. We design, execute and report on regulatory compliant participant involvement programs and assist with regulatory application and permitting requirements. With the rise of renewable energy, Scott Land continues to be a reliable resource for solar, wind and other renewable energy companies.
CanACRE provides land acquisition, geospatial mapping, data management, web-based GIS, community relations, land feasibility studies and permitting services. Our clients include developers, large scale service providers, special interest groups and government entities that are involved in the planning and development of energy projects, rights of way, resources and infrastructure across Canada and the United States.
The CanACRE team consists of experienced industry professionals with backgrounds in project development, land acquisition, law, zoning and permitting and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Our team offers a unique set of services that are built on industry knowledge and field experience. We work closely with clients to assess and acquire the right land for any project. CanACRE is committed to exceptional customer service and confidentiality in everything we do, regardless of the size or scope of the project. We are dedicated to building long term and mutually beneficial relationships throughout each stage of the project development process.
Sentrex Wind Services Inc. is a New Brunswick corporation that has been in operation since 2006. We work throughout Canada in the commercial wind energy industry providing wind resource assessment services to national and international energy companies, engineering firms, small regional wind developers, and utilities.
An exclusive partner to AQSystem, Sentrex has established itself as a premier full-service provider of remote sensing, focusing on SoDAR technology and on reliable mobile Power Supplies for all climates. Sentrex also specializes in the installation, maintenance, and decommissioning of meteorological towers, offering turnkey solutions including foundations, sensor installation, data communications, complete documentation, troubleshooting, and wind data analysis.
Whether you are a wind project developer, wind farm operator, turbine manufacturer, or any other party with a need to characterize the wind, we have a team of professionals ready to assist in making your project a success.
Delta Star Inc. manufactures medium power transformers (5 through 300 MVA; 5 kV up through 345 kV class) and is the premier manufacturer of mobile substations (up to 100 MVA) in North America. In Canada, Delta Star Transformer’s facility is located in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu near Montreal, Quebec. For more information please visit our website at www.deltastar.com
Gallagher Energy Risk Services is Canada’s leading energy insurance broker and is focused exclusively on creating innovative and comprehensive risk and insurance solutions for the global energy community.
Our Renewable Energy team has the expertise and resources to offer industry-leading insurance and risk management advisory services to companies throughout the renewable energy sector including wind, solar, hydro, geothermal, and bio-fuels. We work with insurers to provide industry-tailored products to address the sector’s unique risks from construction to operations, on the ground or in the “C” suite.
A unique service platform and access to global resources allows us to provide your firm with professional insurance brokerage and risk management services both in Canada and abroad.
The ability to deliver expertise in a boutique fashion across the full spectrum of coverages and services, with the corporate governance and financial strength of a multinational parent corporation, is just of our differentiators in providing true value to your organization.
Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company, and the largest commercial insurer in the United States. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found atchubb.com.
Chubb Insurance Company of Canada has offices in Toronto, Calgary, Montreal and Vancouver and provides its products and services through licensed insurance brokers across Canada. For additional information, visit: chubb.com/ca.
Sussex is Canada’s premier advisory firm for businesses and organizations facing complex challenges involving government, regulatory agencies, the public, and complex regulated markets. From its roots as an industry-leading government relations and strategic communications firm, Sussex uses skill, research, extensive project management and campaign experience, as well as creativity and an in-depth knowledge and expertise in the regulated markets we focus on, to enhance and protect its clients’ reputations, business success and interests.
Specifically in the energy and environmental sectors, our team has helped manage due diligence on large-scale energy transactions, led business development initiatives for multiple projects in Canada and the United States, and have developed successful public affairs and community outreach campaigns to secure regulatory approvals on projects across the country. They have also worked with provincial and municipal governments advancing energy projects, and have experience in the facilitating the inception, implementation and amendment of multiple energy procurement regimes.
Power Advisory LLC is a leading North American management consulting firm that specializes in electricity sector matters and solutions.
We offer a highly qualified and focused team that provides market-tested and value-driven consulting support. Our advice is based on an understanding of fundamental economic drivers shaped by electricity market structures, generation technologies, regulatory frameworks, government policies and market behavior.
T&D Products is a manufacturer’s representative firm specializing in sales of medium and high voltage substation, transmission and distribution equipment as well as innovative solutions to Electric Utilities, Industrials, Renewables and EPC’s in Western Canada. Originally incorporated in 1993, T&D Products until 2007 was a one-man operation representing a few manufacturers of distribution and substation equipment in Alberta only. The present owners acquired T&D Products and immediately began to grow the company January 1, 2007. If you refer to www.tanddproducts.com, you will find today’s product portfolio and principals for all the provinces & territories in Western Canada. Our ongoing strategy is to add to and complement
our product offering by negotiating representation contracts with high quality manufacturers of strategic and innovative products to enable us to provide the best solutions to our customers. We have strategically evaluated our product portfolio and added key lines since 2007 with the objective of maintaining and developing the organization to be recognized as the premier manufacturers rep company of its kind in western Canada, specializing in engineered and innovative Transmission and Distribution products.
By integrating and aligning industry-specific divisions under one powerful organization, The K‑Line Group provides complete, one-source solutions for the high voltage and related sectors. With utilities, industrial and commercial customers, The K‑Line Group takes responsibility for every phase of a power project from initial financing and consulting through to design and construction as well as commissioning and ongoing maintenance. The K‑Line Group of Companies has a long-standing history of excellence dating back to 1967, when public utilities first began to see the cost and time benefits associated with outsourcing high voltage projects. A preferred partner then because of its superior work and established safety record, The K‑Line Group continues to be an integral partner/service-provider offering clients a complete range of high voltage expertise. Today, as the power industry continues to reinvent itself, The K‑Line Group has become increasingly invaluable as a dependable, expert resource for on-time, on-budget, safety –driven power projects.
The Pembina Institute is working to solve today’s greatest energy challenges — reducing the harmful impacts of fossil fuels while supporting the transition to an energy system that is clean, safe and sustains a high quality of life. We provide our expertise to industry and government leaders, and we advocate for a strong, science-based approach to policy, regulation, environmental protection and energy development.