Latest Feature Articles

  • June 30, 2015

    TransAlta has been awarded $250,000 from Alberta Innovates – Energy & Environment Solutions (AI-EES) to help launch Alberta’s first large-scale commercial energy storage project. As part of a ground-breaking project, TransAlta will use commercial-scale lithium-ion batteries to reduce energy costs for the customer.

  • June 18, 2015

    The Alberta Mine Safety Association (AMSA) co-hosts a provincial mine rescue competition with industry partners on an annual basis. This year, the competition is being held at the TransAlta Tri-Leisure Centre in Spruce Grove, AB on June 20. TransAlta's Highvale mine rescue team is competing, and they do regular training for the kinds of real-life situations that are re-crated in the competition.

  • June 18, 2015

    Two highly experienced experts in architecture came to the Tsuu T’ina high school to facilitate a week-long design workshop that melds architecture with traditional culture. Wanda Dalla Costa, an architect as well as a member of the Saddle Lake First Nation in northern Alberta, has over 20 years of experience working with aboriginal groups and came in to facilitate the workshop from her indigenous architecture firm based in Los Angeles.

Last updated: May 01, 2015