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Articles January 2, 2019

Selling Energy Efficiency

Large-scale energy-efficiency projects can be a hard sell, but longer-term value and other benefits can come from these projects. Learn about our three approaches to help you communicate the total value of projects to customers.

Training January 2, 2019

Webinar for Lighting Contractors

For lighting contractors: In case you missed the Strategies for Successful Lighting Projects webinar last month, the recording will be available shortly. Check back here for details or contact channels@saveonenergy.ca to request a copy.

The webinar provides guidance on avoiding potential installation problems and call backs; listen in to understand key topics such as assessing customer needs, enhancing your business case, fundamentals of LEDs, ten questions to ask suppliers or vendors and recognizing common problems prior to construction.

Program News September 13, 2018

Save on Energy Website – Change to iCon log-in URL

The URL for the Retrofit application iCon log-in will be moved to retrofitportal.ca on September 27, 2018. Please bookmark this link, but note that it will also be accessible from the Retrofit program web page.

Program News August 23, 2018

Retrofit Program Eligibility Update – Linear TLED UL Type B Clarification

To align with the launch of the updated Small Business Lighting Program on August 6, 2018 (which includes Linear LED Type B (UL1598c) as an eligible measure), similar TLED products are also eligible for the Retrofit program effective August 6, 2018, on the custom track only.

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Program News August 22, 2018

New Horticulture Worksheet for High Performance New Construction (HPNC) and Retrofit

The IESO has approved a business case submitted by the HPNC Task Committee for new worksheets to support horticulture lighting applications under the HPNC and Retrofit programs. The worksheets became effective on September 10, 2018.

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Program News August 23, 2018

Retrofit Program Eligibility Update – Linear TLED UL Type B Clarification

To align with the launch of the updated Small Business Lighting Program on August 6, 2018 (which includes Linear LED Type B (UL1598c) as an eligible measure), similar TLED products are also eligible for the Retrofit program effective August 6, 2018, on the custom track only.

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Certified Energy Auditor

February 5 - 8, 2019

This course provides the fundamental knowledge needed to evaluate how energy is being used in a facility and where consumption can be reduced, including useful calculation methods and practical examples.

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Certified Energy Manager (CEM)

March 4 - 8, 2019

The most recognised designation in energy management, providing you wide a range of benefits to help you thrive in your occupation

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Pump Systems Optimization

March 20, 2019

A product-neutral course that provides case studies and actual field data to show the energy savings and kilowatt reduction with a more efficient pumping system.

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