Earlier this week, ATCO Electric officially opened its new energy-efficient operations centre in Lloydminster. The will use about 55% less energy than commercial buildings of similar size and use.
Telus House Toronto has achieved LEED Canada Platinum Certification for Existing Buildings: operations and maintenance. The building, which was completed nearly two years ago, is located at 25 York St., at the corner of York and Bremner Blvd. in downtown Toronto.
Smart thermostat company ecobee Inc. is enhancing its service offering. The firm has launched the beta version of Home iQ, a new service that gives homeowners much more information on their home’s energy performance.
Constructing a building to the Passive House standard isn’t limited to custom-built single family homes. Ross Elliott, founder and president of Homesol Building Solutions Inc., is in Denver to present a case study at the PHIUS 2012 conference on Le Belvédère special events centre.
Sofame Technologies Inc. has inked an agreement with SYNERGY Entech to sell energy efficiency heat recovery systems into the Chinese market.