Peterborough mall is community leader in sustainable business practices
By GreenUP. Lansdowne Place's green initiatives include energy efficiency, waste diversion, recycling, and more.
Ontario university uses simple idea to cut AC bill, carbon emissions
An Ontario university has cut its greenhouse gas emissions -- not to mention its air conditioning bill -- using a relatively simple technology. The University of Guelph built a 30-metre-high tank that cools 22 million litres of water each night, when electricity is cheaper and cleaner.
Casino’s greening efforts recognized by Niagara Sustainability Initiative
A casino’s electricity use for lighting accounts for as much as 30 percent of its total usage, the largest single item, according to sustainablebusinesstoolkit.com. That’s an awful lot of lights considering all of the other items in a casino that require juice. Taking that into consideration, since adopting a green strategy back in 2008, Niagara…
VIDEO: Reliable Natural Gas and Markham District Energy | International District Energy Association
This video explains how Markham District Energy (MDE) provides heating, cooling and electricity service to the community of Markham, Ontario, with unrivaled reliability from clean and affordable natur...
Powering energy efficiency
Kingston is leading the province in energy conservation.
To curb emissions, protect the forests | Toronto Star
By ensuring the health and preservation of plant-rich areas, we help combat climate change while preserving valuable habitat
Barrie pub honoured for energy plan
Minister of Energy Bob Chiarelli was in Barrie today to recognize local Barrie business leader Don Kellett, owner of Donaleigh’s Irish Public House, and PowerStream for their combined efforts as energy conservation pioneers in their community.
Yorklands Green Hub
Innovating, educating and collaborating to open green doors to the future. Yorklands Green Hub aims to create for Ontario’s public domain a self-sustaining education, demonstration, and research hub at the former Guelph Correctional Centre (GCC) in Guelph, Ontario. Yorklands Green Hub will bring together businesses, organizations, and people of all ages and interests – to …