Case Studies - Conservation Fund

Our case studies section is a showcase for noteworthy Conservation Fund initiatives. Each story illustrates an innovative aspect of program design or delivery. Together, they represent some of the diversity and invention through which electricity conservation programming can be offered.

For more Conservation Fund projects, see the Funded Projects page.
 

The Conservation Fund + a technology innovator = efficient industry The Conservation Fund + a technology innovator = efficient industry
A new mechatronic variable speed drive gears up to raise energy efficiency.
Finding new ways to save energy with lighting and cooling Finding new ways to save energy with lighting and cooling
A steelmaker sees energy partnership as key factor in helping them stay competitive.
Ontario energy startups take on the world, and win Ontario energy startups take on the world, and win
Small companies' success demonstrates the importance of early support.
Building Ontario’s energy storage capability with timely support Building Ontario’s energy storage capability with timely support
Small investments are making a big impact at Ontario startups.
‘Cold chain’ testing for innovative new load-balancing system
ENBALA specializes in delivering flexibility to the electricity system.
Saving energy costs in Ontario's social housing sector
GLOBE's pilot program helps social housing managers and operators track their buildings’ energy consumption.
Banking on energy efficiency as a key to a competitive future
Management consultant Hatch is helping Ontario manufacturing plants improve energy efficiency through the development of an energy management system.
Cutting edge energy mapping improves conservation marketing
Horizon Utilities is discovering the benefits of a new technology tool to improve conservation marketing.
A challenge to reduce office tower energy use
The Race to Reduce is raising awareness of the business case for energy efficiency and the options for increasing it.
Wild about cool new technology
The Ice Bear isn't some new species - it’s the zoo’s cooling technology designed to help reduce the daytime electrical load of rooftop air conditioning units.
Making the Smart Grid smarter
Colleagues at the University of Waterloo are turning homeowners into energy managers with a web-based tool.
WWF's sustainability message moves to the workplace
WWF’s Living Planet @ Work program is championing workplace energy conservation for hundreds of companies across Canada.