On June 14, PRSM partnered with the Retail Council of Canada, ORHMA, the Ontario Restaurant Hotel and Motel Association and Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO), the, to host “You Got the Power.” Held in Toronto, ON, the event focused on energy efficiency for retail and hospitality operators.
Presentations were made by IESO and Toronto Hydro about various incentive programs retailers, hotels and other accommodations have available to them across the province of Ontario such as the Energy Manager Program and the Energy Performance Plan.
Additionally, attendees heard case studies from PRSM Member Mark Pasini, Giant Tiger Stores Limited, Trevor Lui, the International Centre and Tasneem Qureshi, Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto. Each presenter outlined what energy efficiency measures and best practices they have used to achieve success.
Lastly, three different breakout sessions were offered: How to Find Qualified Service Providers, The Latest in Energy Efficiency Technology and Business Cases that Get Approved. These breakout sessions provided action steps for attendees along with energy management templates!
If you would like to learn more about these programs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.