News - Opsens Inc. (TSXV: OPS) is pleased to announce the first use of its Fractional Flow Reserve ("FFR") products in several patients during the 21st Kamakura Live Demonstration Course 2014 in Yokohama (Japan) by Dr. Shigeru Saito. The OptoWire and OptoMonitor are Opsens' products for FFR measurements to optimize the diagnosis and guide the therapy in patients with coronary artery disease.
News - AddÉnergie Technologies has won the tender call issued, on behalf of the partners of the Electric Circuit, by Hydro-Québec to supply fast-charge stations. Based in the city of Québec, the company will supply 400-volt charging stations to partners of the Electric Circuit over the first months of 2015. Hydro-Québec will provide further details on the rate of deployment of these charging stations in coming weeks.
News - Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. (RES Canada), a leader in the development and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in Canada, is pleased to announce it has been selected to provide 147.2 megawatts (MW) of wind power to Hydro-Québec from the Mont Sainte-Marguerite project. The award was one of three projects selected in the 450 MW Hydro-Québec tender.
News - NovX21 Inc. ("NovX21" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NOV) is pleased to confirm that it is in discussions with the Québec government to finance the construction of a commercial extraction plant for platinum-group precious metals in Thetford Mines.
News - The Québec City Winter World Masters Games is generating international buzz. Guinness World Records™ is interested in featuring athletes registered for the Masters Games, held in Québec City, Canada, January 31 to February 8, 2015.
News - Located in Quebec, the first 150 MW tranche of the Rivière-du-Moulin wind farm consists of 75 Senvion turbines, each with 2 MW in unit capacity. The power generated at this wind farm is equivalent to the annual electricity consumption of close to 35,000 homes.
News - Today, Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced that Canada will unveil a pilot program in January 2015 to attract experienced business immigrants who can actively invest in the Canadian economy, stimulating innovation, economic growth and job creation.
News - Despite mixed economic performance in 2014, Quebec's economy is poised for modest acceleration in 2015 driven by strong advances by Quebec exporters, according to the latest Provincial Outlook issued today by RBC Economics. RBC projects Quebec real GDP growth to pick up from 1.6 per cent in 2014 to 2.0 per cent in 2015, and 1.7 per cent in 2016.
News - Boralex Inc. announces that its subsidiary Boralex Europe S.A. has completed commercial commissioning of the Fortel-Bonnières wind farm with a total installed capacity of 23 MW.
News - It's our fourth edition of Gothamist's travel content, Gothamist Getaways. A few times a year, we'll have a week of posts featuring looks at travel, food, products and tips—near and far—for making your trips more enjoyable. So sit back, dream of your next journey and let us know if you have any hints for us.