OSPE in the Media

Pictured: Jonathan Hack, P.Eng., President and Chair of Ontario Society of Professional Engineers speaking about affordable power in Ontario.

Women in STEM 
Industry and Business, Media Planet – September 2018

Careers in the Digital Economy 
Careers and Education, Media Planet – June 2018

"It's Time We Act" Wednesday, October 10th Shaw Centre, Ottawa 
Careers and Education, Media Planet – June 2018

Outstanding Contributions to the Ontario Economy 
Business Elite Canada – May 2018

OSPE Board of Directors member Emily Thorn Corthay named as a finalist for the Canadian Club’s Young Professional Award 
CBC Radio-Canada – March 27, 2018

It’s Your Province. Take Action. Become An #EngineeringAlly 
Industry and Business – March 20, 2018

Group gathers to mark inaugural Professional Engineers Day 
The Kincardine Record – March 13, 2018

Engineering Month: to your young mathematics!
Radio Canada – March 6, 2018

MARIN: Another $1 billion down the drain?
Toronto Sun – December 17, 2017

Privatization of Hydro One Shields Millions in Green-Energy Spending From Public Scrutiny
Ottawa Citizen – December 14, 2017

Better Understanding HOEP and Ontario’s Long-Term Energy Plan (“LTEP”)
RocketNews – December 12, 2017

The Insurance Industry’s Challenge in Recruiting Forensic Engineers
Canadian Underwriter – December 8, 2017

Energy Sold at a Loss, Ontario's Engineers Say Bad Idea for the Province
Radio Canada International – December 5, 2017

Ontario’s Power Failure
Toronto Sun – December 2, 2017

Morrison Hershfield's Catherine Karakatsanis Honored with Ontario Professional Engineers Gold Medal Award
Business Insider – November 28, 2017

Critic Responds to MPP Comments
Northumberland News – November 27, 2017

Queen's Park Report: Energy continued priority
Cornwall Seaway News – November 25, 2017

Radio Interview with Paul Acchione, P.Eng. 
Global News Radio - The Andrew Lawton Show – November 24, 2017

*The Clip Begins at 20:38 and ends at 33:52

Ontario needs to stop selling clean energy at a loss: OSPE
Business News Network: Commodities - Television Interview with Jonathan Hack, P.Eng. – November 24, 2017

Stop dumping green electricity, says Ontario engineering association
EcoLog Magazine – November 24, 2017

Ontario's excess green electricity sold at a loss of $500M a year, engineers say
Soo Today – November 22, 2017

Daily Report: Ontario’s Energy Exports
Queen's Park Today – November 22, 2017

Ontario lost up to $1.2 billion selling clean energy: engineers
Toronto Sun – November 21, 2017

Liberals' energy fiasco costing us billions
Toronto Sun – November 21, 2017

U of T researchers sweep entrepreneurship, R & D Ontario Professional Engineers Awards
University of Toronto News – November 27, 2017

Endangered species versus drainage
Glacier FarmMedia – November 22, 2017

Sell surplus electricity at a discount to Ontario businesses, rather than exporting at loss, province urged
Financial Post – November 21, 2017

Queen's Park Today – Your Daily Report
Queen's Park Today – September 21, 2017

New co-op programs blur the lines between academics and industry 
Globe & Mail – September 1, 2017

Why Ontario shouldn’t lock itself in to nuclear power 
TVO – August 25, 2017

Minister Monsef announces more than $3.2 million for gender equality projects in Toronto 
Newswire – August 16, 2017

Stormwater funding needs to be a priority in Ontario: Report 
Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine – August 2017 (page 46)

Letter to the Editor: NDP are Liberal enablers 
North Bay Nugget – July 31, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Energy critic responds to MPP comments 
Northumberland Today – July 27, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Energy mismanagement 
Waterloo Region Record – July 27, 2017

Liberals’ legacy of waste 
Toronto Sun – July 25, 2017

Shocking truths of green energy 
Waterloo Region Record – July 22, 2017

Letters to the Editor – Sun Tells the Truth by Alex Bain 
Toronto Sun – July 22, 2017

Siemens to close Ontario wind turbine blade plant, cut 340 jobs
 
Globe and Mail – July 18, 2017

Sault inventor promotes benefits of new type of wind turbine 
Soo Today – July 16, 2017

Stormwater infrastructure funding desperately needed: report 
Daily Commercial News – July 13, 2017

Ontario municipalities plead for stormwater funding: report
ReNew Canada, The Infrastructure Magazine – July 6, 2017

The world’s leaders gather to make more empty promises about climate change 
National Post – July 6, 2017

Kelly McParland: The world's leaders gather to make more empty promises about climate change
National Post – July 6, 2017

Elon Musk says first Tesla Model 3 to be completed Friday
The Weather Network News – July 5, 2017

Underwater Lake Erie electricity line gets federal approval
St. Thomas Times-Journal – July 4, 2017

Canada’s engineer pool deep enough for growing auto tech needs
Automotive News Canada – July 3, 2017

The shocking incompetence of Liberal energy policy
Toronto Sun – July 1, 2017

AM 900 Hamilton, The Scott Thompson Show, Ontario Wasting Energy
Guest: Parker Gallant, VP of Wind Concerns Ontario – June 30, 2017

What the Lake Erie Connector project could mean for your hydro bill
TVO – June 30, 2017

Smith: Stop Wasting Clean Energy
Quinte News – June 30, 2017

$1B gone with the Wynne
North Bay Nugget – June 30, 2017

Engineers and Tories zap Wynne for $1 billion in ‘wasted’ watts
Queen's Park Briefing – June 29, 2017

$1B worth of energy wasted last year: engineers
Toronto Sun – June 29, 2017

OSPE President Jonathan Hack, P.Eng., speaks with Markus Schwabe regarding the Algo Centre Mall case and engineering in Ontario
CBC Morning North – June 12, 2017

‘More can be done:’ Group seeks stricter engineering rules following mall collapse
CBC News – June 12, 2017

Reaction to Algo Centre Mall case news clip
CBC Sudbury – June 12, 2017

Is the Ring of Fire flaming out?
CTV Northern News – May 12, 2017

Mining Week moving along in North Bay
106.3 Moose FM – May 10, 2017

Ontario’s Budget provides positive outlook
ReNew Canada – April 28, 2017

Ring of Fire to be hot topic during Mining Week
North Bay Today – April 27, 2017

‘The millennial side hustle,’ not stable job, is the new reality for university grads 
Yahoo News – March 12, 2017

'The millennial side hustle,' not stable job, is the new reality for university grads – Nick Purdon and Leonardo Palleja
CBC News – March 12, 2017

Ontario’s Fair Hydro Plan Aims to Reduce Electricity Bills by 25 Per Cent – Government Confirms Adoption of OSPE Recommendation
OSPE – March 9, 2017

OSPE on NEWSTALK1010 with Tim Hudak discussing Ontario's hydro crisis and how engineers can solve it
Newstalk1010 – February 12, 2017

William Morison: Pioneer led Ontario into the nuclear-energy age 
Globe and Mail – January 26, 2017

Platt: Beware the politicians promising quick fixes to electricity prices
Ottawa Citizen – January 18, 2017

Cities need attitude adjustment on soil say stakeholders
Daily Commercial News – December 20, 2016

Ontario Power Generation: A Clash of Politics and Power Planning
Power Magazine – December 1, 2016 

Boondoggle: How Ontario's pursuit of renewable energy broke the province's electricity system
Financial Post – October 6, 2016

Campaign aims to raise awareness about the importance of engineers
Daily Commercial News – September 28, 2016

OSPE's #AnEngineerWasHere Reminds Ontarians and the Ontario Government that Engineers Are Important
The Cannon, U of T Engineering newspaper – September 27, 2016

Terence Corcoran: Ontario Liberals' huge green energy about-face shows renewables aren't so doable after all
Financial Post – September 27, 2016

OSPE's #AnEngineerWasHere tag broadcasts importance of engineers
Canadian Consulting Engineer magazine – September 20, 2016

Keeping industry competitive is a vital part in any carbon cap-and-trade program
Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine – August 22, 2016

11 new bridge training projects for internationally trained immigrants in Ontario
Canadian Immigrant Magazine – August 11, 2016

Engineers and Innovation to be Celebrated at 2016 Ontario Professional Engineers Awards Gala
Montreal Gazette – July 19, 2016

Engineers and Innovation to be Celebrated at 2016 Ontario Professional Engineers Awards Gala
Ontario Society of Professional Engineers – July 19, 2016

Approved $1-billion plan for Gardiner East could cost more than planned
Global News – April 1, 2016

Ontario universities’ engineering programs set to be expanded
Globe and Mail – March 20, 2016

Editorial Viewpoint: A Rosy Picture – Canada is going to need every young engineer it can get
Design Engineering – March 9, 2016

Queens Park Today (Page 5)
March 9, 2016

West Grey Asks Province to Suspend Additional Wind Developments
Blackburn News – March 8, 2016

Ontario Municipalities Band Together Against Feed-In Tariff For Wind
North American Wind Power – March 8, 2016

OSPE applauds Ontario green investments
Daily Commercial News – February 24, 2016

A green thumbs up to innovation fund
Northern Ontario Business – February 19, 2016

The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers Applauds Ontario’s Plan to Invest $74 Million to Boost Cleantech Innovation and Create Jobs
February 17, 2016

Nipigon bridge engineers based in Spain
January 12, 2016 – Toronto Sun
Please also review our blog post, OSPE Clarifies Comments in Toronto Sun

Gender parity in the engineering boardroom
December 22, 2015 – Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine

Engineer expertise needed in cap-and-trade system
November 2, 2015 – Daily Commercial News

Engineering a cleaner economy: The province’s carbon pricing program and the role of innovation
October 15, 2015 – Toronto Star

Ontario Society of Professional Engineers support cap-and-trade program
October 9, 2015 – Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine

Tech Tuesday to hold all candidates meeting on innovation, economic growth
October 6, 2015 – Ottawa Business Journal

Engineers’ recommendations for Ontario's cap-and-trade program
September 28, 2015 – Plant Engineering & Maintenance Magazine

OSPE issues caution for engineering students during frosh week
September 1, 2015 – Canadian Consulting Engineer

OSPE to launch pilot engineering mentorship program for women
August 20, 2015 – Design Engineering

OSPE gets funding for female mentor program
August 19, 2015 – Daily Commercial News

Online campaign aims to break gender stereotypes in the field of engineering
August 7, 2015 – Global News

Inside the velodrome: Milton’s new landmark
June 25, 2015 – Daily Commercial News

VIDEO: Inside the Milton velodrome – interview with David Kirkland, P.Eng.
June 25, 2015 – Daily Commercial News

$2 billion cost of burying Gardiner Expressway makes it a perennial pipe dream
June 14, 2015 – Toronto Star

Both Gardiner options pose problems for pedestrians: Engineers
May 28, 2015 – Metro

Specialization and diversification are changing the work of engineers
May 21, 2015 – Globe and Mail

Engineers impressed with Milton velodrome
May 8, 2015 – Inside Halton

Engineer shows courage in sharing her story
Op-ed by OSPE CEO Sandro Perruzza on Professional engineer makes minimum wage at a Beer Store"
April 23, 2015 – Northern Life

Professional engineer makes minimum wage at a Beer Store 
April 12, 2015 – Northern Life

Why can't engineers find a job in their field?
March 3, 2015 – Ontario Today, CBC Radio

Engineering innovations
February 28, 2015 – Toronto Star

Innovators in infrastructure
November 7, 2014 – Globe and Mail

The right stuff: Developing skills for specialized demands
May 22, 2014 – Globe and Mail

Power play politics
May 22, 2014 – The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Re-energizing Ontario
December 3, 2013 – The Agenda with Steve Paikin

That's entertainment!
November 7, 2013 – Globe and Mail

Engineering Canada's clean tech future
February 11, 2013 – Globe and Mail

Women and engineering
March 8, 2013 – CTV News

Engineering excellence
November 1, 2012 – Globe and Mail

Getting current on the Green Energy Act
April 19, 2012 – The Agenda with Steve Paikin

OSPE Energy Task Force Chair discusses OSPE's Wind and the Electrical Grid report
April 10, 2012 – 580 News Talk Radio, Ottawa

Engineering innovations
March 1, 2012 – Toronto Star

Engineering Ontario's resources
October 27, 2011 – Toronto Star

Innovators, entrepreneurs, economic drivers
February 24, 2011 – Globe and Mail

Engineering Canada's history, Canada's future
October 29, 2010 – Globe and Mail

On the cutting edge
February 25, 2010 – Globe and Mail