Should your business be opting into the ICI? Webinar

The recording of our Should your business be opting into the Industrial Conservation Initiative (ICI)? webinar will help your business learn about ICI eligibility, important dates, and the benefits of participating. Learn if the ICI is right for your business and if you have the potential to save up to 1/3 of your electricity bill.

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Three myths about small businesses and energy goals debunked

Three myths about small businesses and energy goals debunked

This article was originally published by Stephen Dixon on LinkedIn An energy plan is now a basic requirement for major corporations – and for good reason. One report published in 2017 showed that big businesses are saving billions of dollars by making energy efficiency a priority. The same report found that 63 per cent of Fortune 100 companies

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Energy and Water Reporting – How does your building stack up?

Energy and Water Reporting – How does your building stack up?

Did you know?   If you own a building that is 250,000 square feet or larger, you may need to report its energy and water use once a year. The first deadline to submit your report is July 1, 2018. In the coming years, this requirement will be phased in to include more buildings, eventually

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Lighting Efficiency at Shepherds of Good Hope

Lighting Efficiency at Shepherds of Good Hope

SaveOnEnergy – Social Housing | Lighting Retrofit to LED Savings| $38,839/year Incentives| $35,069.82   Shepherds of Good Hope is one of the largest not-for-profit organizations dedicated to meeting the needs of homeless and vulnerably housed in the city of Ottawa. They manage seven facilities throughout Ottawa from emergency shelters to transitional and assisted living housing.

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The Benefits of an Energy Audit

The Benefits of an Energy Audit

An energy audit can be an important tool for improving your building’s energy efficiency and reducing your energy costs. Energy audits help you understand how energy is being used at your business and can identify opportunities for energy efficiency or cost saving measures. The information collected through an energy audit provides you with the data

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Why every business leader should make energy efficiency one of their New Year’s Resolutions

This article was originally published by Stephen Dixon on LinkedIn The start of a new year typically means resolutions for the months ahead. While business leaders are always looking for new and better ways to run their organizations, the new year brings an opportunity for renewed energy and emphasis. This year, why not consider an

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A Simple Way to Start Managing Your Energy Consumption

The old adage goes: “you can’t manage what you don’t measure”, and managing your energy costs and energy efficiency is no different. When trying to identify opportunities to better conserve energy and reduce costs, it’s helpful to understand your energy requirements and consumption patterns. Having access to this information can help you see the impact

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Enhancing Brand and Saving Costs – Violin Group

Enhancing Brand and Saving Costs – Violin Group

The Violin Group is a multi-trade contractor company specializing in innovative and sustainable energy solutions that include  the supply and installation of solar PV for commercial and industrial clients, LED lighting retrofits, and the North American distribution of SolarDrive and SmartFlower. With its comprehensive understanding of the energy landscape, the Violin Group actively participates in

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Energy Efficiency at University of Windsor

The University of Windsor is one of Canada’s most personal comprehensive, student‐centred universities. Located in the City of Windsor, the University offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs across nine faculties with enrollment of approximately 16,500 full‐ and part‐time students. The University’s reason for being is summed up in its mission statement: Enabling

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Starting with Lighting Projects – A.O. Smith

Starting with Lighting Projects – A.O. Smith

For 150 years, Fergus, Ontario-based A.O. Smith have provided innovative products to Canadian homes. The company operates a large distribution center handling AO Smith, GSW, John Wood residential and commercial water heaters. They also have a Build to Order assembly cell, fully certified CSA engineering lab and business office departments. A.O. Smith uses approximately 1,250,000

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