S W I T C H
The Youth-Green Program allows SMEs to receive a financial contribution geared towards supporting a portion of the salary costs of a youth candidate, who will work on technical opportunities within the firm and on non-technical but technology-related projects such as:
To be considered "Green," one of the following criteria is required:
More information on the program can be found here
Nigel Etherington, P.Eng.Co-FounderIsla Power Inc.
Nigel is the co-founder of Isla Power, a company that develops grid-connected and grid-independent renewable energy projects, including large-scale solar PV, hybrid energy systems, energy storage, and mini-grids. The company is focused in areas where renewable energy and efficiency can reduce the cost of energy and displace traditional fossil fuel supply.
Nigel holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in Engineering Physics from Queen’s University and a M.Sc. degree from the University of London in England. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and a member of the Canadian Solar Industries Association Board of Directors. In 2013 Nigel was CANSIA’s President Award winner and chair of EUCI's conference 'Securing Ontario's Grid of the Future - Together'.
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