November 25, 2015 - New from Beacon Products is the Orbeon LED, suited for parking garage applications.
November 21, 2015 - Energy Manager was pleased to join Philips Lighting Canada recently at a special event hosted at the Royal Ontario Museum to learn how Philips’ “lighting innovations are taking the industry Beyond Illumination”. Visit for more.
November 20, 2015 - RAE Coils, a division of RAE Corporation, has new turbulators for water/glycol coils in HVAC systems. The turbulators are designed to improve heat transfer and therefore efficiency of HVAC systems, says RAE, utilizing glycol solutions to protect coils from freezing in cold environments.
November 20, 2015 - Zumtobel says it has expanded its Basys LED product range to include luminaires for downlight, wallwasher and adjustable applications, and to introduce the patented tiltShift technology.
November 20, 2015 - Halco Lighting Technologies has introduced the LED Floodlight series, as replacements for 100W, 175W and 400W HID fixtures.
November 20, 2015 - Banvil 2000 has added a new line of LED lamps to its portfolio, featuring Seoul SMD chips, anti-glare lenses.
November 20, 2015 - MaxLite says it now provides the “nostalgic look and warmth of Edison-style filament incandescent bulbs with the energy-saving benefits of LED technology” in its new Filament Lamp Series.
November 18, 2015 - The CPL series of LED pendants has arrived, ConTech Lighting says.
November 18, 2015 - Consumers can now build a more intelligent, connected home by integrating Lightify LED tunable white bulbs with the Wink platform, Osram Sylvania says. Both products are available to purchase online and in Home Depot stores nationwide.
November 18, 2015 - EcoSense says its has a new LED, the Trov, that is like a “playground” in its flexibility.
November 18, 2015 - Liteline says it’s new LED MicroPot, a mini downlight, is best for creating an ambience to highlight collections, cabinets, and corridors/hallways.
November 16, 2015 - Unlike dark window films, Liquid Nanotint has the ability to mitigate both radiant and conductive heat, reducing the load on HVAC systems in all climates while allowing buildings to benefit from the natural daylight gain, according to DryWired, the company that produces it.
June 30, 2015 - The American National Standard Practice for Office Lighting (RP-1-12) is now available in both French and Spanish, announced the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES).
June 12, 2015 - New chapters on smart building systems and moisture management in buildings are included in the 2015 ASHRAE handbook—HVAC Applications.
May 14, 2015 - The Manitoba government has approved changes to the Building Code, claiming it will result in new homes being nearly 20% more energy efficient.
April 15, 2015 - The recent update to the B.C. Building Code included a variety of changes aimed at improving the comfort and efficiency of new homes in the province. And it's also causing a bit of apprehension.
March 12, 2015 – An Energy Star score could be coming to a supermarket near you.
February 25, 2015 - ASHRAE and IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) have released a newly revised standard to provide “greater guidance and a more comprehensive approach to retrofit of existing buildings for increased energy efficiency.”
February 20, 2015 - A proposed standard from global society ASHRAE providing requirements for energy use in data centers is now open for public input.
January 9, 2015 - The Yukon government has accepted recommendations made by an advisory committee for the application of new, national energy efficiency standards in the territory.
November 25, 2014 - To help support better building practices—including improved energy efficiency in homes—British Columbia’s Rich Coleman, minister responsible for housing, announced four updates to the BC Building Code today.
November 3, 2014 - When it comes to energy, ASHRAE says the residential sector consumes 21% of all the primary energy used by the U.S. and 54% of all energy used by buildings, which explains why ASHRAE announced it is “exploring its role in residential, looking at how it can contribute most effectively to the improvement of the performance of residential buildings”.
September 16, 2014 - A new guide published by the Global Superior Energy Performance (GSEP) Energy Management Working Group—“Measurement & Verification Process for Calculation and Reporting on Energy and Demand Performance—aims to help organizations assess the impacts of energy efficiency projects.
July 23, 2014 - The International Standards Organization (ISO) says a number of companies and organizations have already integrated an energy management system to reduce consumption. Now they can take this exercise a step further with ISO 50002:2014, an international standard on energy audit.
November 12, 2015 - Hydro Ottawa left its United Way fundraising goal in the dust, raising a record $281,485 for its 2015 workplace campaign.
October 23, 2015 - Thousands of small, independent businesses across the province, from family restaurants to small retail shops, are expected to participate in Manitoba Hydro’s new Power Smart Shops Program, aimed at lowering energy and water bills, according to Jobs and Economy Minister Kevin Chief.
October 23, 2015 - Horizon Utilities says it has delivered $7,500,000 in energy efficient home improvements to Hamilton, Ont. homeowners and tenants through its ongoing Home Assistance program.
October 13, 2015 - Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) has announced the transition of incentive programs to local distribution companies (LDCs). How will this transition affect industrial and commercial companies?
October 2, 2015 - Manitoba home buyers are going to find it easier than ever before to buy a “power smart” home, thanks to a new program being launched, says Manitoba Hydro. The Power Smart for New Homes program will see Manitoba Hydro partnering with the new home construction industry to increase the energy efficiency of new Manitoba homes.
October 1, 2015 - EPCOR says it has joined three municipalities in the South Bruce region of Ontario to create a new natural gas distribution utility.
September 25, 2015 - Horizon Utilities recently presented CityHousing Hamilton with a $1.6 million cheque, made possible through the Independent Electricity System Operator’s (IESO) saveONenergy program which encourages municipal, commercial and industrial customers to implement projects that will use electricity more efficiently while reducing energy costs and emissions.
September 14, 2015 - SimpTek Technologies and NB Power are launching a pilot project that will see the Fredericton, N.B. company provide real-time data analytics on residential energy use to NB Power on a limited trial basis.
July 29, 2015 - Manitoba Hydro’s says its Power Smart Refrigerator Retirement Program recently saw the 30,000th refrigerator head for retirement and recycling with the collection of a 17-cubic ft Viking refrigerator from Art and Helen Metz of Winnipeg.
July 28, 2015 - Hydro Ottawa says it is empowering residential customers to conserve energy on hot summer days with its latest initiative that uses gamification techniques. The company says it’s the first of its kind in Canada.
July 23, 2015 - Efficiency Nova Scotia is on the lookout for a service provider for its Holiday Light Exchange events. Each year, the organization conducts the events, which focus on community outreach and education on how to use energy better. Two sets of old, incandescent holiday lights are exchanged for one set of LED holiday lights during these exchanges.
July 23, 2015 - Three British Columbia communities in the West Kootenay region will be taking steps to reduce their carbon footprint after a $168,000 investment from the Columbia Basin Trust and FortisBC.
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ACEEE Intelligent Efficiency Conference 2015Sun Dec 06, 2015 @ 9:00am - 04:00pm
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