Consumers in the Newmarket-Tay Power Distribution territory will be the first in Ontario to be able to realize the benefits of having a smart thermostat from Energate Inc. connected directly to their smart meter.
Belkin has introduced new sensor technology that enables buildings to more efficiently use electricity, water and natural gas. Dubbed Echo, the product provides analysis of resource use and recommendations options for to reduce usage.
One of the buildings at Natural Resources Canada’s CanmetENERGY Research Centre in Ottawa is now home to a new energy management information system that will give the facility more information about its energy use and enable it to reduce energy consumption.
Toronto Hydro-Electric System Ltd. has tapped National Instruments and Prolucid LocalGrid Technologies Inc. to develop a new energy management system that will allow the utility to add more renewables to its distribution system.