April 16, 2019 | 2:45-3:30 PM
Community Smart Grid – Case studies explore how design and manufacturing technologies are employed in building smart-micro grid applications in rural communities
About Pat Bourne
Passionate about rural communities and development, Pat Bourne’s career afforded her the opportunity to contribute both her professional expertise and personal commitment to the critical delivery of safe, reliable, and competitive electricity within the rural Alberta environment.
Over the last 25 years, and in close collaboration with numerous Rural Electrification Association directors and members, she spearheaded the mergers of over 20 REAs that today constitute EQUS REA LTD. The EQUS service area spans 26 Alberta districts and counties from Barrhead in the north to the U.S. border.
Under her personal leadership, Ms. Bourne established a professional and dedicated team of over 100 that takes pride in their commitment to EQUS, Canada’s largest member-owned utility and to the members they serve.