Health care facilities have high energy intensities: they typically provide services 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and use energy-intensive equipment. ENERGY STAR® products are available in many consumer and business categories to help purchasers select the most energy efficiency products in a specific category. Currently, there is no ENERGY […]
The Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care is leading an energy project to assist health care facilities in Ontario’s remote First Nation’s communities on the western coast of James Bay with energy efficiency, conservation, education, and training. Work will be undertaken through a community partnership with the Fort Albany Power […]
Project Description: The Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care, in partnership with My Sustainable Canada, is pleased to present a health care food services resource guide highlighting ENERGY STAR® qualified product use best practices, which was developed with the financial support of Natural Resources Canada. A recent survey conducted by […]
My Sustainable Canada and the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care have launched a new energy efficiency initiative to help Canada’s health services sector realize energy savings and reduction opportunities. The ENERGY STAR® Health Care Energy Leadership Program, or HELP, was developed with the support of Natural Resources Canada’s Office […]
Healthcare Energy Leaders Ontario is an initiative developed from the inside out by a team intimate with the challenges and opportunities faced each day in a health care setting.
While the Ontario government is under pressure to reduce both energy demand and its $9.8 billion budget deficit, Ontario hospitals have few revenue options available to them as they face their own budgetary challenges. Significant cost savings can be realized in Ontario hospitals through investment in energy efficiency projects, however, […]