June 15, 2018 — On May 23, BOMA Quebec announced the launch of the Real Estate Energy Challenge (DEI), a new competition for property owners, building managers and tenants who are committed to implementing responsible management practices to improve their energy performance in a sustainable manner.
April 6, 2018 — The city of Beaconsfield, Que. recently decided to replace the lighting that illuminates the tennis courts and basketball court / ice rink, as well as the surrounding access areas, at Beacon Hill Park, a 31,000 m2 community facility that serves 20,000 residents.
March 28, 2018 — Eaton says its new Lumière Lanterra Architectural LED series, a line voltage family of landscape luminaires offering solutions for accent and flood, pathway, wall-mount and sign lighting applications, is suited for landscaping, hospitality, architectural landmarks and residential spaces.
Published in Electrical & Lighting
March 10, 2018 - Working with partner Umwelt Arena Spreintenbach, ABB says it has helped create the world’s first off-grid multi-occupancy building that does not compromise on comfort.
February 22, 2018 — Quebec homeowners Pierre Chevrier and Suzanne Rhéaume have earned Canada’s second Platinum certification under LEED v4 BD+C: Homes for their home, L’Heure Bleue.
November 22, 2017 - Despite decades of improvement in lighting and HVAC equipment efficiency, building energy intensity remains high due to the growing use of personal electronic devices and other electrical equipment in buildings.
November 21, 2017 - Convectair, a manufacturer and distributor of electric heating systems, introduced Connectair—a digital device consisting of a wall controller and interface to connect any home device using the Z-Wave and Z-Wave Plus protocols, thereby centralizing their management.
Published in Control & Automation
October 3, 2017 - “Over the last 10 years, the peaksaver PLUS program has provided Ontarians a unique opportunity to contribute to grid reliability,” writes saveONenergy/IESO on its website, yet the CBC reports the $270-million energy conservation program has not only been scrapped, but had only been activated 21 times in that decade.
Prince Edward Island extends energy efficiency rebates to small businessesAugust 3, 2018 — Now available to the commercial sector,…
Brookfield Infrastructure to acquire Enercare for $4.3 billionAugust 3, 2018 — Enercare Inc. and Brookfield Infrastructure have…
Manitoba Hydro working to correct inaccurately estimated billsAugust 3, 2018 — Manitoba Hydro says it is taking…
Ontario introduces legislation to end cap-and-trade “carbon tax” eraAugust 3, 2018 —Ontario Minister of the Environment Rod Phillips…
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