PEI Energy Systems
PEI Energy Systems, owned by Fort Chicago Energy Partners out of Calgary, Alberta operates one of Canada's largest hot water district heating systems in Charlottetown. The business has been in operation since 1983 and today employs over 35 full and part time staff. PEI Energy Systems supplies over 125 buildings with thermal energy through an 18 KM hot water distribution system and one major steam customer (Queen Elizabeth Hospital) through a 1 KM high pressure steam main. The system's peak thermal load of over 40 MW is supplied using a combination of municipal waste, wood chips and oil as its fuel sources. Oil is used only for peaking and backup. The success of the business is based on our people, the technology we employ and the commitment they display in providing a quality environmentally friendly source of energy for our customers.