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With more Canadians using Compact flourescent lamps (CFLs), some have begun to question their safety, including the level of UV emissions, the electric and magnetic fields (EMFs) they create, and the presence of mercury in the lamps.

Last Updated: Jan. 27, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 21, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  radiation, things that emit radiation, Compact flourescent lamps, CFLs
Federal

International Power Line (IPL) Companies regulated under the Canadian Energy Regulator Act (CERA).

Last Updated: Dec. 9, 2020
Date Published: Dec. 9, 2020
Organization: Canada Energy Regulator
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  International Power Line
Federal

This dataset contains a list of authorizations and general facility details of the international power lines that have been approved and are regulated by the Canada Energy Regulator.

Last Updated: Mar. 23, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 25, 2018
Organization: Canada Energy Regulator
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Electricity, Corporation, Authorization, Permit, Certificate, International Power Line, Terminal
Federal

Border crossings of electric transmission lines. Mapping Resources implemented as part of the North American Cooperation on Energy Information (NACEI) between the Department of Energy of the United States of America, the Department of Natural Resources of Canada, and the Ministry of Energy of the United Mexican States. The participating Agencies and Institutions shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein. These data and related graphics, if available, are not legal documents and are not intended to be used as such.

Last Updated: Mar. 11, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 21, 2017
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: WMS SHP XLS ESRI REST
Keywords:  Canada, United States, Mexico, Border Crossing, Electric Transmission Line, Energy, Electricity
Federal

The electricity capacity and generation data to accompany the report Canada’s Renewable Power Landscape – Energy Market Analysis 2017. The data includes provincial and Canadian electricity capacities and generation from all sources. Annual data from 2005-2016.

Last Updated: Jun. 25, 2020
Date Published: Dec. 20, 2017
Organization: Canada Energy Regulator
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  renewable, capacity, electricity, solar, wind, biomass, hydro, energy, renewable capacity
Federal

In recent years, utility companies in several provinces have started installing wireless smart meters in Canadian businesses and residences. Some people have expressed concern about the possibility of health effects from exposure to the radiofrequency fields that these devices emit.

Last Updated: Jan. 27, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 4, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  radiation, things that emit radiation, smart meters
Federal

These tables outline changes in the energy consumption and other characteristics of major household appliances shipped in Canada between 1990 and 2014.

Last Updated: Apr. 26, 2018
Date Published: Apr. 5, 2016
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: HTML ZIP
Keywords:  energy efficiency, major household appliances shipments, trends, refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, electric ranges, washers, electric dryers
Federal

Wi-Fi is the second most prevalent form of wireless technology in Canada next to cell phones. The technology allows devices such as computers, smart phones, and video game consoles to communicate data wirelessly. Some people are concerned that radiation from Wi-Fi equipment could cause health problems and that children may be at particular risk in school environments.

Last Updated: Jan. 27, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 21, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  radiation, things that emit radiation, Wi-Fi equipment
Federal

This dataset contains estimates of power generation and economic breakevens for solar-power projects at various scales and installation costs in most communities in Canada.

Last Updated: Jun. 23, 2020
Date Published: Nov. 29, 2018
Organization: Canada Energy Regulator
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Solar power, renewable electricity, electricity, renewables, economics, electricity generation, levelized cost of electricity
Federal

Learn how to help reduce your risk of injury at home by safely using electrical products.

Last Updated: Nov. 18, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 4, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Electrical product safety, reduce risk of injury, safely using electrical products
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