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Who are the “unsung heroes of the energy world”?

According to ABB, these heroes are motor drives, which the company says saved the globe 445 TWh in energy consumption last year. >> Read full article

Ontario announces ongoing funding for NIER

The Ontario government said it is committing to ongoing funding—up to $120 million per year—for the Northern Industrial Electricity Rate Program (NIER), which recognizes the specific needs of northern industries such as higher energy costs due to climate and distance to markets. >> Read full article

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PowerStream showcases Ontario’s new Conservation First framework

PowerStream showcases Ontario’s new Conservation First framework

Ontario’s energy minister Bob Chiarelli was recently in Vaughan, Ont. to commend PowerStream and PowerStream customer, Vision Extrusions, for their work towards greater energy conservation. >> Learn More…


Osram Sylvania launches Encelium wireless energy management system

The Encelium system has “new architecture” and is based on the ZigBee Pro network stack. It includes wireless managers, sensors, control modules for attaching to light fixtures, and wallstations. >> Read full article

Eaton’s Halo downlights target slope ceilings

Eaton recently introduced its Halo Allslope LED downlight system to its recessed downlighting family. The HL6 downlights feature interchangeable beam-forming optics, full range dimming and numerous colour temperatures and trim options. >> Read full article

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Lennox reveals Dave Lennox pumps, SunSource system, new VRF

Lennox reveals Dave Lennox pumps, SunSource system, new VRF

Heating and air conditioning systems provider Lennox revealed an array of enhanced technology early this year at the 2015 AHR Expo in Chicago, including new VRF technology, the Dave Lennox Signature Collection XC 25/XP 25 AC/heat pumps, and the SunSource Commercial Energy System. >> Learn more...

 Event Calendar 

MCEE (Mécanex/Climatex/Expolectriq/Éclairage)

Date & Location: April 22-23 • Montreal, Que.
Info: Touted as Canada’s largest plumbing, HVAC&R, hydronic, electrical and lighting expo, MCEE (Mécanex/Climatex/Expolectriq/Éclairage) returns to Place Bonaventure in Montreal, Que. >> More Info

Energy Efficiency Global Forum 2015

Date & Location: May 12-13, 2015 • Washington, D.C.
Info: Organized by the Alliance to Save Energy (and endorsed by the Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance) EE Global is an invitation only-opportunity to join executives and policymakers from across sectors, disciplines and borders for two days with the goal of integrating “effective policies and business practices into actionable plans for the next generation of energy efficiency”. >> More Info

Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance 20th Anniversary Dinner and Tribute

Date & Location: May 20 • Toronto, Ont.
Info: The Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance is hosting its 20th anniversary dinner and tribute to celebrate the group’s advocacy work in energy efficiency, recognize industry champions and highlight plans for the future. >> More Info

FCM 2015 Annual Conference & Tradeshow

Date & Location: June 5-8 • Edmonton, Alta.
Info: Organizers of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ upcoming annual conference and tradeshow say the event is shaping up to be the best ever. Join FCM in Edmonton and network with nearly 2000 municipal leaders. >> More Info

ASHRAE 2015 Annual Conference

Date & Location: June 27-July 1 • Atlanta, Ga.
Info: Founded in 1894, ASHRAE members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability. The 2015 Annual Conference in Atlanta will have “a strong focus on the design, construction and operation of high-performance buildings”, said David Claridge, conference chair. >> More Info