Building on President Clinton’s longstanding commitment to the environment, the Clinton Climate Initiative develops scalable projects that can be tailored to local conditions while also serving as innovative models for tackling global climate change. This approach helps provide real-world demonstrations of how we can cut emissions while compressing the timeframe for delivering real progress.
The Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care is Canada’s premier integrated green health care resource network; a national voice and catalyst for environmental change.
Partnership between Lakehead University and Johnson Controls reinvigorates the campus environment.
Regina Catholic Schools and Johnson Controls get smart about energy savings.
Dorchester Square Office Tower and Direct Energy say goodbye to aging infrastructure and out-dated technology.
The Royal Canadian Air Force’s busiest jet fighter base makes major physical plant upgrades.
The City of Chilliwack saves on utility and operational costs with Honeywell building improvement program.
UBC undertakes a landmark energy efficiency program bringing award winning results with MCW.
Bruce County Housing Corporation finds sprawling savings with energy conservation measures from Ainsworth.
The Town of Orangeville works with Ainsworth for extensive energy savings.
Timmins and District Hospital improves patient comfort through energy retrofit with Johnson Controls.
The City of Thorold finds simple solutions with Direct Energy to meet its complex energy challenges.
Hamilton Health Sciences and Johnson Controls save millions in energy costs.
Vista Cargo increases tenant comfort and reduces utility usage with the help of Ainsworth.
A leading Toronto business complex finds both savings and energy efficiency through a comprehensive retrofit.
St. Michael’s Hospital “greens” its patient care facility with Ainsworth.
Atomic Energy of Canada increases energy efficiency, improves safety, and reduces greenhouse gas emissions through solutions provided by Siemens.
The Public Service Alliance of Canada collaborates with Honeywell to increase the energy efficiency of its headquarters.
Place du Portage Phase IV achieves major energy savings with Ameresco.
Energy management and infrastructure renewal program allows The Ottawa Hospital to invest in patient care.
Substantial energy savings for National Research Council Canada Building M-12 achieved with Ameresco.
The Institut Philippe-Pinel de Montreal and Trane renew hospital’s aging infrastructure.
Lester B. Pearson School Board and Johnson Controls enhance the learning environment through energy savings.
CFB Gagetown partners with Direct Energy to find sizeable savings.
CFB 9 Wing Gander finds deep savings with Direct Energy.
Established in 1993, CCPPP is a national not-for-profit non-partisan, member-based organization with broad representation from across the public and private sectors. Our mission is to collaborate with all levels of government and indigenous communities, enabling smart, innovative approaches to public infrastructure development and service delivery that achieve the best outcomes for Canadians.
The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership develops innovative, efficient financing mechanisms to strengthen markets for clean energy services in low- and middle-income countries, for the benefit of vulnerable populations.
THE ALLIANCE TO SAVE ENERGY PRIORITIES: Using energy more productively to achieve economic growth, a cleaner environment and greater energy security, affordability and reliability.
NAESCO is the leading national trade organization representing and promoting the energy efficiency industry in the energy marketplace, the media, and the government both at the state and federal level.
The Energy Services Coalition is a public private partnership promoting the benefits of, providing education on, and serving as an advocate for the widespread use of energy performance contracting in public and private facilities. The ESC provides a unique forum in which all stakeholders can work together to address and overcome any barriers which are limiting the effective use of ESPC.
The 2016-2019 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy (FSDS), under the Low-Carbon Government, tasks the federal government to reduce the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from its buildings and fleets by 40% below 2005 levels by 2030 or earlier and by 80% by 2050.
BC Housing achieves major building renewals in over 150 facilities and cuts carbon emissions with MCW.
A project in the midst of one of the harshest inhabitable climates forces innovation and technical excellence.
London Health Sciences Centre slashes operational costs and upgrades aging facilities with Honeywell.
Major Project with the New York City Housing Authority
FRAMINGHAM, MA and New York, NY – October 29, 2018 – ESAC founder member, Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC), a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, announced today the commencement of work on the $104.6 million Energy Performance Contract (EPC) approved by HUD for the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). Once complete, improvements are expected to save NYCHA on average $8.6 million annually and impact close to 15,000 NYCHA apartments in 15 developments. The project is the largest single public housing EPC approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
This EPC follows a $54.4 million project announced by NYCHA and Ameresco in April of 2017 that is slated to be substantially complete by year-end. The combined projects, comprising approximately $157 million in retrofits, align with the Next Generation NYCHA Sustainability Agenda, which commits to a 20% reduction in NYCHA energy use by 2026. It also supports New York City’s One City Built to Last commitment to achieve an 80% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
“This new Energy Performance Contract ensures both that our residents can see necessary improvements to their quality of life and that NYCHA continues to invest in a more sustainable future,” said NYCHA General Manager Vito Mustaciuolo. “This program and the upgrades that follow are vital to ensure we can address our critical infrastructure needs head on.”
“With this EPC, NYCHA has reached $271.8 million toward our $300 million goal for 2025, and we will continue to pursue EPCs aggressively well past the $300 million mark,” said Bomee Jung, NYCHA Vice President of Energy and Sustainability. “Funding for capital improvements is always precious and EPCs provide additional funds above and beyond City, State, and HUD capital.”
The official publication of The Energy Services Association of Canada – Premier Issue 2017
Submission to “Let’s Talk Climate Action”, July 2016
2013 Green Real Estate Conference, April 2013
Submission to the Ontario Government by Energy Services Association of Canada, April 2016
RPIC Real Property National workshop, November 201
CHES: Powering the Future, September 24, 2013
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Building Strategies and Sustainability, July 2011
Sustainable Builder Magazine, Summer 2011
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