SmartGrid Canada is a national organization dedicated to promoting a more modern and efficient electricity grid for the benefit of all Canadians.


Who we are

A not-for-profit association, SmartGrid Canada is comprised of public and private organizations, including utilities, vendors, technology and service providers, academia and other industry associations. Through our diverse membership, we are dedicated to delivering innovation and leadership to advance Canada’s smart grid infrastructure. On behalf of our members, we work to:

Educate and build awareness of the need for and benefits of a modern, “smarter” electricity system – from energy providers through to consumers;

Promote the research, development and deployment of new and innovative energy technologies and products;

Advocate for national and provincial energy policies that support the development of Smart Grid technologies in Canada.

Connect and facilitate collaborations and joint projects in Canada and international markets.

Research Canadian consumers’ attitudes towards modernizing the grid and share insights with members.

Network with the highest levels of Canadian and international industry experts.

What We Do

Bringing a Canadian perspective, we provide access to key resources and promote the effective implementation of a smarter grid.

Network of Key People

Our network is built on the highest levels of industry experience and expertise. SmartGrid Canada supplies members with a one-stop resource on coordinating Smart Grid activities across Canada.

Smart Grid Resources

Our information repository is uniquely positioned to supply our members with thorough details for all aspects of Smart Grid implementation, innovation and development in Canada.

Government and Agency Collaboration

SmartGrid Canada exists as a resource to assist governments and agencies with Smart Grid policy development and implementation.


Advancing Smart Grid solutions in Canada through education, collaboration and promotion.

Relationship Building

SmartGrid Canada participates in building and maintaining collaborative relationships both in Canada and in the international arena, in an effort to share Smart Grid best practices.


Not only members, but the public and the media should be educated on Smart Grid benefits, innovations, potential savings, and receive assistance in meeting our environmental targets.