News & Announcements Archive

As a result of COVID-19, CAMPUT has cancelled the 2020 Annual Conference. The health and safety of delegates and speakers is our primary concern, and given the ongoing uncertainty around the disease, we will NOT be trying to re-schedule the conference for the fall. We are, however, looking into running the conference as a virtual

The British Columbia Utilities Commission has been named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2020. The award recognizes organizations that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. “We have made a lot of strides as an organization over the past several years. One of our top priorities is to create and maintain a

Tides and Currents: Forces Shaping Energy and Utility Regulation in Canada Twice each day, gravitational forces cause 160 billion tonnes of seawater to flow in and out of the Bay of Fundy, shaping the world-famous Hopewell Rocks. The environmental, geopolitical, economic and technology forces shaping utility regulation in Canada are equally powerful – but not

New CAMPUT Executive Committee

October 15th, 2019

CAMPUT is pleased to announce the new Executive Committee for 2019/2020: Francois Beaulieu – Chair / Christine Long – Vice Chair / Jennifer Nicholson – Secretary/Treasurer / Scott MacKenzie – Regulatory Affairs Co-Chair / Trena Grimoldby – Regulatory Affairs Co-Chair / Anne Michaud – Education Committee Chair / David Morton – International Relations Chair /

Remembering Willie Grieve

December 15th, 2018

It is with great sadness that CAMPUT marks the passing of Willie Grieve, the recently retired Chair of the Alberta Utilities Commission. Willie made a significant contribution to the world of regulation and the work of CAMPUT. He will be greatly missed. Here is the announcement from AUC:  AUC Announcement

CAMPUT is pleased to announce the appointment of Cynthia Chaplin as its new Executive Director, effective November 5, 2018. Cynthia brings 30 years of experience in the energy sector in Canada and the UK, including 10 years at the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) as Board Member, Vice Chair and Chair & CEO (Interim). While at

The Ontario Energy Board has won the CAMPUT prize for innovation and leadership for 2018. The prize was announced at the CAMPUT Annual General Meeting in Iqaluit, Nunavut on August 20, 2018. The OEB won the prize for its leadership in consumer and community engagement. Press Release

The 2018 CAMPUT Annual Conference will take place May 8 – 11, 2018, at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, Ontario.  The theme is “Staying Ahead of the Curve:  The Challenge of Accelerating Change”.  Program, registration and hotel information can be found at the conference website

On March 29, 2017, Professor Monica Gattinger, Chair, Positive Energy, Director of the Institute for Science, Society and Policy and Associate Professor at the School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa, gave CAMPUT members an early briefing on a new report, published March 27 by the Positive Energy Program at the University of Ottawa.  The

The CAMPUT Annual Conference for 2017 is now open for registrations.  The program has been announced, as have many of the speakers. Dates:  May 7 – 10, 2017 Location:  Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia Conference website We hope to see you there!