Demonstrating sustainability and profitability go hand-in-hand
Alectra Utilities (York Region)
Alectra Utilities (formerly PowerStream in York Region) is a residential and commercial electricity distributor.
Conducted an idling reduction initiative for fleet and personal vehicles at service centres across PowerStream’s former operating area. Project results were achieved through employee education and awareness.
16.32 tonnes of GHGs between 2014-2017
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More efficiently programmed heating cycles, added a layer on stained glass windows, and improved door seals with inexpensive consumer solutions.
Installed a coil on a supply air duct at City Hall to reclaim the heat exhausted through the evaporative fluid cooler that is created when the air handling unit is in dehumidification mode.
Implemented behavioural changes, including energy efficient housekeeping and establishing a Green Team to connect all members of their team and promote a culture of sustainability.