Building Owners are in a “Green Sandwich”

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Commercial real estate owners are being pressured by investors and tenants to take measurable action towards the threat of climate change. Many believe the danger of climate change is mitigated by performing ESG reporting. ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) reporting highlights a company’s sustainability, risk, and social responsibility. Commercial real-estate owners, regardless of size, must […]

4 Ways to Save on Global Adjustment in Ontario

4 Ways to Save on Global Adjustment in Ontario

Global Adjustment (GA) fees can add up to 40-60% of a business’s electricity bill. The Ontario Government introduced the Industrial Conservation Initiative (ICI) to encourage large electricity users to shift their consumption. By consuming power during off-peak hours, businesses can reduce a large part of their energy bill. Here are some ways to save on […]

Imran Noorani Named Peak Power’s New CSO and Late Founder

Imran Noorani

Peak Power is thrilled to announce the promotion of Imran Noorani to Chief Strategy Officer and Late Founder. In 2019, Imran joined as Director of Corporate Development and has been a key part of Peak’s growth. In 2020, he took the role of VP of Corporate Development and expanded strategic partnerships. This resulted in new […]

Peak Team Member Profile: Valerie Kitchell

Peaker Profile - Valerie Kitchell

Building a High-Performing Asset Management Team Women at Work Valerie Kitchell leads the Asset Management team that oversees Peak’s electric asset portfolio. When Val joined Peak Power in 2019, the portfolio consisted of only two batteries in the ground, some burgeoning vehicle-to-grid (“V2G”) chargers, and one battery in NY. Since then, she built Peak’s Asset […]

An Optimistic Earth Day Policy Roundup

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All of us at Peak Power are feeling optimistic this Earth Day. Governments around the world have made concrete commitments to improve their environmental – and social – impact. Here are some items we are thrilled  A Focus on Energy and Cleaning the Canadian Economy The 2021 budget aims to support a green recovery to […]

The Crisis of Gender Diversity in the Energy Sector

The Crisis of Gender Diversity in the Energy Sector

By Imran Noorani, CSO and Late Founder, Peak Power I’m lucky to celebrate my birthday on International Woman’s Day. Birthdays generally spark self-reflection on one’s impact in the world, and sharing my birthday with International Woman’s Day has made me think of gender diversity, and my responsibilities. This year more than ever, I am feeling […]

Growth in 2020 Spurs Diverse Additions to Peak Power’s Executive Team

Veterans across industries add diverse strengths and broadened thought leadership to support their ramp-up Charanjit Singh (former Director of Shared Services, CRH Canada Group Inc. and Vice President of Finance at Ontario Power Generation) joins Peak Power as VP, Finance Jeremy Bower (former VP of Engineering, BFS Capital) joins Peak Power as VP, Software Elaine […]

Peak Power Inc. Closes Latest Funding Round with Investment from TAF

Toronto, ON.  Toronto-based Peak Power (Peak) today announced that it has closed funding from The Atmospheric Fund (TAF), representing the fifth investor in Peak’s capital funding round. TAF will join Sensata Technologies, Export Development Canada (EDC), BDC Capital, and Hatch/Canadian Shield as a strategic investor in Peak. TAF brings to the round their focus on […]

Peak Power Inc. Secures Funding from Hatch and BDC

Toronto, ON – Toronto-based Peak Power (Peak) announced today that it has received further funding from BDC Capital, the investment arm of BDC and Canadian Shield Capital, the investment arm of Hatch, a global engineering consultancy. BDC Capital and Canadian Shield Capital join Export Development Canada (EDC) and Sensata Ventures as investors to support Peak’s […]