OSPE in the Media

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

Hatch’s Kramer Awarded OPEA 2018 Engineering Medal for Engineering Excellence
Tunnel Business Magazine - December 12, 2018

Ontario Professional Engineers Awards gala celebrates four U of T engineers
U of T Engineering News - November 15, 2018

Terence Corcoran: Why insurers keep hyping ‘climate risks’ that don’t materialize
Financial Post – October 17, 2018

Terence Corcoran: Insurers pave their paradisaical parking lot
Financial Post – October 17, 2018

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

SWE Ambassador Spotlight: Karen Chan – From Aspiring Astronaut to Engineer 
SWE Blog – August 13, 2018

It all starts with an engineer 
ON the GO Toronto – July 29, 2018

Top Prospects: Leading innovators from the Class of 2018 
The Logic – July 5, 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

Blame political meddling, not CEO pay, for Ontario’s dysfunctional hydro market 
Globe & Mail – May 18, 2018

Professor Milica Radisic named a YWCA Toronto Woman of Distinction
U of T Engineering News – May 8, 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

There’s a place for you! National Engineering Month 2018 
ON the GO Toronto – February 27, 2018

Bad news, Canada is one of the ‘best-educated’ countries in the world
CanIndia News – February 8, 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

There’s a place for you! National Engineering Month 2018 
ON the GO Toronto - February 27, 2018

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