Submissions

Efficiency Canada’s Submission to the Town of Whitby

Efficiency Canada’s Submission to the Town of Whitby

We are writing to you in support of the proposed changes to the Town of Whitby’s planning process that will introduce Green Development Standards (GDS) to encourage the uptake of energy efficiency and environmental performance measures that lead to the increased sustainability of new developments.

Efficiency Canada’s Submission to the Ontario Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines

Efficiency Canada’s Submission to the Ontario Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines

The buildings sector is responsible for just under 1/3 of end use demand in Canada and is well-positioned to capture an estimated 30% in energy efficiency improvement. Tracking the energy performance of buildings under 100,000 ft2, which account for 55% of the buildings expected to participate in the EWRB program, is a logical first step in capturing these savings.

Efficiency Canada’s submission to the Newfoundland and Labrador Board of Commissioners of Public Utilities

Efficiency Canada’s submission to the Newfoundland and Labrador Board of Commissioners of Public Utilities

Given Newfoundland and Labrador’s experience with cost overruns related to the Muskrat Falls Project,3 it is incumbent upon the Commissioners to consider how similar experiences can be avoided in the future. This is why we recommend endorsing a principle of maximizing all cost-effective energy efficiency options before any supply side alternatives are considered.

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