The Deep Retrofit Challenge is Coming!

We wrote about this earlier on, but the federal government has committed to supporting net zero emissions programs to help drive down emissions by 2030 and beyond. The Deep Retrofit Challenge is one such example The program challenges 10-16 multi-residential and commercial buildings to compete against each other to reduce their emissions output by at […]

Getting to net-zero emissions in Canada

In order to avert the worst impacts of climate change, the Government of Canada has committed to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050, a goal that will require the support and engagement of all Canadians and businesses.

Understanding Consumption is the Key to Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

Buildings in the institutional and industrial sector benefit from submetering as they often lack accurate and reliable metering data. Military bases, universities, colleges and factories typically only have main utility meters installed to capture the consumption for an entire facility or the larger buildings within a complex. This leads to insufficient or inaccurate performance analysis, […]

Heat Wave Generates Questions About the Future

With the heatwave currently enveloping the Pacific Northwest, the burning question remains: Are we prepared for the future? Accurately measuring utility use will become more important than ever. Over the weekend BC Hydro found that demand was up 7,972 megawatts, smashing the previous record of 7,897 megawatts last August, as residents across the Lower Mainland […]