Black Loyalist Heritage Centre – presented by Emera

Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada


Rendering of the Black Loyalist Heritage Centre

The Black Loyalist Heritage Centre – presented by Emera will preserve the story of the Black Loyalists, one of Canada’s significant founding communities. Our $500,000 donation is also helping to provide a permanent home for the society that runs the centre.


Emera Astronomy Center

Bangor, Maine, USA

Image courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of WisconsinWe donated $1,000,000 to the University of Maine in 2012 towards the building of a new center for space science. Expected to be completed in August 2013, the Emera Astronomy Center will also help people learn more about efficient energy sources. 


Emera Centre Northside 

North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Emera Centre Northside

The Emera Centre Northside is a multi-use recreation and cultural facility for residents in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality. In April 2012, we invested an initial $350,000 for construction and signage costs. We’ll also give $5,000 per year for the life of our commitment to support community events. 


Emera Oval

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

People skating on the Emera Oval in Halifax

We invested $500,000 to help turn an outdoor ice-skating facility into a permanent fixture on the Halifax Commons. The Emera Oval, which opened in 2011, is a popular recreation space for Halifax residents and visitors.


Queens Place Emera Centre

Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada

Queens Place image Matt Healy Photography

We contributed $500,000 to the Queens Place Emera Centre, a new state-of-the-art, multi-purpose community facility. The centre is a hub of recreational, social and cultural activity for all Queens County residents.