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Sharpen your crayons for TakeCharge KICStart contest

TakeCharge has launched the 3rd annual Kids In Charge (KICStart) province-wide school contest that encourages participating students to express why they believe energy conservation is important, and to demonstrate what they do to save energy. The contest has been expanded this year to include students of all grade levels (K-12). >> Read full article

VIDEO: Philips’ “Beyond Illumination” teaches us 3 major factors of lighting

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”. >> Read full article

GE Edison Awards Call for Entries

The 2015 GE Edison Award competition, sponsored by GE Lighting, is open to those lighting professionals who “creatively employ significant use of GE LED lighting products,” including LED systems, luminaires, architectural products, lamps and modules, and lighting controls in a design project completed between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2015. >> Read full article

 
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Energy 2015

Energy 2015 talks Cap & Trade, incentives & opportunities

Energy 2015, hosted by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, dove into the issues Ontario’s manufacturers are experiencing as electricity costs continue to rise. A number of speakers, panels, and a lively afternoon of roundtable discussion took a closer look at Cap & Trade, incentive programs, keeping the supply chain healthy, and other things that can be done from an energy perspective for the province to remain competitive. >> Learn More…

 
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Turbulators by RAE Coils

RAE Coils, a division of RAE Corp., 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. >> Read full article

Distech Controls introduces Horyzon R4, R7 & R10

Distech Controls has introduced Horyzon, an IP-based, high resolution colour LCD touchscreen display. For mechanical rooms to building applications, the Horyzon display is available in three rugged models for wall or panel mounting. >> Read full article

EcoSense releases Trov LED

EcoSense says its Trov is like a “playground” in its flexibility and its Flip-to-Flat hinge allows the luminaire to be adjusted 180 degrees, making it “the thinnest line voltage linear on the market today,” the company claims. >> Read full article

 
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EQ Housing Innovation Forum 2016

Date & Location: Feb. 25, 2016 • Richmond Hill, Ont.
Info: At the EQ Housing Innovation Forum, delegates will discuss the future of homebuilding, including new requirements in the Ontario Building Code and Energy Star for New Homes taking effect in 2017, as well as the next generation of government and utility programs. >> More Info

Business-to-consumer Energy Smart Show 2016

Date & Location: May 14-15, 2016 • Mississauga, Ont.
Info: What organizers are calling “the first of its kind,” the Energy Smart Show opens up at the International Centre in Mississauga this coming May. An energy efficiency-focused consumer event, it features exhibits by industry product and service providers, workshops and speakers, thought leaders and field experts, and government incentive program representatives. This “one-stop shop” will offer consumers a chance to learn how to reduce their energy usage and save money—at home, in the car, at the office, at the cottage, in their small business and more. The show is endorsed by the Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance. >> More Info

2016 BOMA International Annual Conference

Date & Location: June 25-28, 2016 • Washington, D.C.
Info: The 2016 BOMA International Annual Conference is focused on best practices and emerging trends or issues, advancements and challenges the commercial real estate industry faces. It attracts over 3000 commercial real estate professionals, organizers say. The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 91 BOMA U.S. associations and 17 international affiliates. >> More Info