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NRStor Welcomes Dan Chapman as Director, Business Development & Projects

NRStor is excited to announce that Dan Chapman has joined our team as Director, Business Development & Projects. Based in Calgary, Dan’s addition marks a milestone as NRStor broadens its footprint across Canada. Along with his enthusiasm for executing on industry-leading projects, Dan brings 11 years of clean technology experience to NRStor. Dan is an […]

Hydrostor Inc. and NRStor Inc. announce partnership to develop Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage projects across Canada

TORONTO, March 28, 2017 – Hydrostor Inc., a global leader in Advanced Adiabatic Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES) and NRStor Inc., Canada’s premier energy storage project developer, announced today a partnership to jointly develop utility-scale energy storage projects across Canada. The companies will build on their experience together delivering an A-CAES solution for Ontario’s Independent […]

Canada Firm Uses Salt, Tesla, Flywheels in Clean Energy Race

Original article by Gerrit De Vynck, published by Bloomberg. A Canadian firm is hoping to cash in on the burgeoning market for electricity storage — no matter which technology breaks out first. NRStor Inc. is positioning itself to be the go-to distributor, developer and operator of lithium-ion batteries, magnetically-levitated flywheels and other technologies seeking to solve […]

NRStor’s Annette Verschuren and Geoff Osborne Nominated for Canada Clean50 Awards

NRStor is proud to announce that Annette Verschuren and Geoff Osborne have been selected as recipients of the Canada Clean50 awards. The Clean50 are selected from 16 diverse categories that transcend numerous industries, academia, different levels of government, thought leaders and advocates, and are based on accomplishments delivered over the prior two years. Annette Verschuren was named […]

Alberta Storage Alliance Launched by Consortium of Strategic Electricity Industry Participants

CALGARY, July 20, 2016 /CNW/ – The Alberta Storage Alliance (ASA) has been launched by a consortium of private sector energy experts under the common goal of advancing the deployment of energy storage technologies across the province of Alberta. The ASA’s members include: BYD, Enercon, ENMAX, General Electric, NRStor, Opus One Solutions, RES, Rocky Mountain Power, S&C […]

NRStor Vice-President Jason Rioux Uses Recycled Shipping Containers to Create an Off-Grid Family Cabin

 Authored by TRACY HANES, “‘Octopod home is made of shipping containers” originally published in the Toronto Star.   Imagine living off-grid, in recycled shipping containers laid out in the shape of a spider that keep out bugs — and burglars — in the woods. Jason Rioux and his family do just that. By using the recycled material […]

NRStor and MaRS partner to drive energy innovation in remote communities

NRStor and the Advanced Energy Centre (AEC) at MaRS Discovery District announced today a new partnership formalizing ongoing collaboration to advance energy storage in Ontario and create global opportunities for Ontario’s energy entrepreneurs. Both the AEC and NRStor recognize that the renewal of Canada’s remote off-grid energy systems pose an immediate opportunity for First Nation, Metis, Innu and Inuit communities from coast to coast.

Minto Flywheel Energy Storage Project

In December 2012, NRStor was selected by the Ontario Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO), through a competitive RFP process, to provide 2MW of frequency regulation service to Ontario’s grid using Temporal Power’s innovative flywheel technology. This project will be the first commercial flywheel energy storage project in Canada and is in the final commissioning phase. […]