Case Studies

Demonstrating sustainability and profitability go hand-in-hand

Lightenco

Lightenco seeks to bring commercial, industrial, public and architectural clients the most advanced lighting technology available on the market, LED Lighting.

Project

Replaced two of their trucks with electric vehicles.

Location
Ottawa

Industry
Professional, scientific and technical services

Size
Small

Cost
$0 (same as alternative)

Payback period
Immediate (as they would’ve purchased vehicles at a similar price)

GHG reductions
6.75 tonnes of GHGs/year

Cost savings
$2,000/year

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Kingston

Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation

Replaced all 24-hour fluorescent lighting with LED lights.

Hamilton and Burlington

Walker Emulsions

Rented and temporarily installed a water softener to test the viability of producing emulsion using soft water, with the goal of preventing build-up in process heat exchangers.

Wonderfloat

Changed eight standard 1500W wall mounted convection heaters to eight 800W ceiling mounted far infrared radiant heaters.

Sudbury

TownePlace Suites

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.