Events and Training

Energy management is more important than ever before as we transition to a low carbon economy. That means energy efficiency is the most important tool to minimize environmental impact while maximizing productivity and profit.

We regularly facilitate course offerings to help build knowledge around energy efficiency and programs available to New Brunswickers, business owners, contractors and energy management service providers. 

Energy Efficiency Training Opportunities
Event Date Location
Certified Energy Auditor – presented by CIET* Sep 13-16, 2022 Fredericton, NB
Fall Webinar Series:
Seven Steps to Saving Energy
Sep 13, 2022 Virtual
Certified Energy Manager (CEM®) Training Course (English)

Contact CEES-SEEC@nbpower.com to inquire about a $2,000 discount offered by NB Power to eligible registrants. Limited seats available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Sept 19-23, 2022 or Oct 17–23, 2022 Virtual
Fall Webinar Series:
Compressed Air Systems
Oct 12, 2022 Virtual
Advanced Course on Existing Building Commissioning (EBCx) (English)

Contact CEES-SEEC@nbpower.com to inquire about a $1,100 discount offered by NB Power to eligible registrants. Limited seats available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Nov 1-4, 2022 Virtual
Fall Webinar Series:
Making the Business Case for Energy Efficiency
Nov 10, 2022 Virtual
Online Training Ongoing Virtual

*Please note: CIET offers similar courses in French. If you’re interested, please contact IEES-SEEI@nbpower.com for a discount code.

 

Energy Efficiency and Climate Change Workshops

We teamed up with NBCC to deliver free workshops this Fall. Learn more about the benefits of energy efficiency for your business.

Energy Efficiency and Climate Change Workshops
Event Date and Location
Energy Efficiency Retrofits for Small Businesses Workshop
presented by NBCC
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dates and locations to be determined.
Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Accounting Workshop
presented by NBCC
1:30pm – 3:30pm
Dates and locations to be determined.
Refrigerant Awareness Workshop Dates and locations to be determined.

 

Free Energy Star® Portfolio Manager® Training Sessions

NB Power, in partnership with Natural Resources Canada, leveraging Energy Star®’s Portfolio Manager®, now offers Web Services, to enable building managers in New Brunswick to securely transfer electricity consumption data: 

Attend the Free Energy Star®’s Portfolio Manager® Training Sessions to learn more about Benchmarking your Business – presented by CIET (English and French webinars available).

Free Energy Star® Portfolio Manager® Training Sessions
Event Date Location
101 – Fundamentals & Basics September 14, 2022 Virtual
201 – Creating & Updating your Building Profile September 21, 2022 Virtual
301 – Maximize Usage with Advanced Features September 28, 2022 Virtual

 

 

 

Energy Management Basics for Industrial Facilities 
No matter what industry you are in, energy management is key to remaining competitive. In the recordings below, Energy management expert Peter Bassett, president of Energy Performance Systems, presents: Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS) and how they can be used to better understand and optimize energy use at your facility.
Introduction to Energy Management

Topics covered:

  • Why manage energy?
  • What is energy management?
  • What are types of energy management actions?
  • The role of data in energy management
  • Examples of energy management application to a compressed air system

Introduction to Energy Management

 

An Introduction to Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS)

This webinar introduces the concept of Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS) and how they can help organizations drive energy improvement using data, analytics, reports and organizational engagement. The elements of EMIS, how to build the business case as well as what incentives are available from NB Power will form the basis of this webinar.

An Introduction to Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS)

 

Basics in Energy Data Analysis

In this webinar, you will learn how to use data to visualize, analyze and report on energy consumption, so you can better understand energy-use at your facility. You will also learn how to use energy data analysis to find opportunities to improve your usage

Basics in Energy Data Analysis

 

What Energy Managing Organizations look like in 2021

This webinar provides examples of practices used by leading industrial organizations to continuously manage energy and drive energy reductions as well as key elements of a basic energy management system that can be adopted by any size of organization.

What Energy Managing Organizations look like in 2021