Jay Heaman

Manager of Strategic Initiatives

Jay Heaman has 28 years of experience working for the former municipally-owned utility Woodstock Hydro, where he served most recently as Manager of Operations. Notably, Jay led the development of a grid-connected ‘microgrid’ pilot project for the purpose of researching challenges and opportunities of integrating energy storage, smart meters, renewable energy, and electric vehicles.

Recently transitioning to Oxford County, Jay leads the 100% Renewable Energy and Zero Waste programs. Working with industry and community partners, his primary focus is on developing and implementing critical action plans; pursuing research, development and economic opportunities in renewable energy and solid waste management; and advancing partnerships and policies that support Oxford’s vision of becoming a 100% renewable energy and zero waste community.

Twitter: @JayHeaman


May 18, 2017
Canadian Municipalities Committed to 100% Renewable Energy
11:00  -  12:00 at the Arbutus Room
May 19, 2017
Building Blocks for a 100% RE Transformation: Learnings from Germany and Canada
09:15  -  10:45 at the Garibaldi Room