Energy Efficiency Alberta’s (EEA) first business, non-profit and institutional (BNI) energy savings program will be implemented by ICF, the provincial government agency announced earlier this week.
Last month, the Alberta government unveiled its energy efficiency strategy and a major component of the plan is to provide homeowners with rebates on a whole host of products to encourage greater energy efficiency. One of those products, smart thermostats, can result in significant energy use reductions, according to Nest.
Humber River Hospital surpassed energy efficiency expectations when it achieved LEED Gold certification, the hospital announced last week. It had originally sought Silver certification but ended up getting to the higher level.
A new report from the Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance (CEEA) says that Ontario local distribution companies (LDCs or electric utilities) have to change the way they engage the Millennial audience, or efforts to reduce energy consumption conservation could ineffective.
Galata Chemicals, a producer and marketer of additives for the Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) and associated industries, received a more than $82,000 cheque from Alectra Utilities (formerly PowerStream) for reducing its electricity consumption by 28% at its Bradford ON plant.