Case Studies & Stories

Demonstrating sustainability and profitability go hand-in-hand

Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation

Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation is a social housing provider that manages 947 rent geared-to- income units consisting of 560 family household units and 387 adult units.

Project

Procured 1,050 14W fluorescent tubes to swap out existing 32W tubes for the common areas of buildings that are lit 24 hours a day. Costs and savings are estimates as the project isn’t fully completed.

Hub

Green Economy Program

Location

Kingston, ON

Type

Social Housing

Size

Small – 20 Employees

Cost
$3,034

Payback period
2 months

Energy reductions
165,500 kWh/ year

Cost savings
$17,000/ year

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