Demonstrating sustainability and profitability go hand-in-hand
Trinity United Church
Trinity United is a small community church in Capreol, Ontario, operated as a small non-profit organization administered and maintained by volunteers and funded by members.
Achieved energy optimization and building envelope improvements through more efficient programming of heating cycles, adding a layer on stained glass windows, and improving door seals with inexpensive consumer solutions.
Other services (except public administration)
Replaced all 24-hour fluorescent lighting with LED lights.
Hamilton and Burlington
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.
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.