With Sponsorship from
Please join the BC Advanced Conservation and Efficiency Association for this in-depth view of how the resource needs of the cannabis industry can be met with system design and efficient energy end use equipment and controls.
BCACE is most appreciative for the sponsorship of ‘Energy Management for the Cannabis Industry’ from FortisBC.
Legalized recreational cannabis use in Canada has led to dramatic shifts in the operations and production of agricultural companies across the nation as several new facilities are being added or planned. Cannabis cultivation is energy intensive, at as much as 6 MWhe per kilogram of final product, according to U.S. figures.
7:30 am: Registration /Networking Continental Breakfast
8:00 am to Noon: Opening with "Cannabis Industry - Opportunity for the Economy and Efficiency ", followed by:
Panel A: Efficient Cannabis Operations with key speaker John Morris, Vice-President, D+R International, a firm providing programming services that encourage the adoption of efficient, carbon-neutral products and systems.
Panel B: Programming for the Cannabis Industry with key speaker Eric Stern , Cultivate Energy Optimization, a firm providing operations assessments to the horticulture industry.
Joining the panels will be personnel from BC utilities, horticulture owners, and industrial efficiency service providers.
Please join the BC Advanced Conservation and Efficiency Association for this in-depth view of how the resource needs of the cannabis industry can be met with system design and efficient energy end use equipment and controls. Discover the opportunity for utilities to manage load growth with demand side measures and avoid increases to supply costs.
Following at 12:20 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. is the 2019 BC ACE Luncheon and AGM at the same venue.