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Nova Scotia ranks #3 in Efficiency Canada’s 2020 Provincial Energy Efficiency Scorecard

Today Efficiency Canada released its 2020 Provincial Energy Efficiency Scorecard. In 2019 (the first year for the Scorecard) Nova Scotia ranked #4 overall and #1 in the efficiency programs category. The Scorecard assesses energy efficiency policies and outcomes introduced or implemented between January 2019 and June 2020, and the 2020 Scorecard also includes new information […]

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Putting the ‘green’ in CFB Greenwood

CFB GREENWOOD EVENT The “green” in 14 Wing Greenwood was recognized October 19, as base and Real Property Operations Unit (Atlantic and Greenwood) representatives, along with partners Defence Construction Canada and MCW Custom Energy Solutions, accepted the first milestone cheque from Efficiency Nova Scotia as part of the 10-year Greenwood Energy Performance Contract to reduce […]

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Energy Efficiency Day 2020

Did you know the energy efficiency sector is a significant contributor to climate change and sustainability goals here in Nova Scotia? Since 2010, our energy efficiency sector has played a major role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and through Efficiency Nova Scotia programs have contributed to over 25% of GHG reductions in Nova Scotia. Energy […]

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Throne Speech: fighting climate change and building long-term competitiveness with clean growth

Today Governor General Julie Payette delivered the Speech from the Throne, formally opening the second session of the 43rd Parliament of Canada. In the speech the Governor General outlined the four foundations of this government’s approach: To fight the pandemic and save lives Supporting people and business through this crisis, as long as it lasts, […]

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Task Force for a Resilient Recovery report “Bridge to the Future” calls for bold action

The Task Force for a Resilient Recovery released its report “Bridge to the Future” today, September 16th, 2020. The Report calls for 5 bold moves, supported by $55.4 billion in investments, to kickstart Canada’s long-term economic recovery from COVID-19.  the energy efficiency industry is ready and excited to play a role in a green economic […]

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EfficiencyOne CEO Stephen MacDonald recognized at one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs second year in a row

Congratulations to E1 CEO, Stephen MacDonald who was recognized as one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs at a virtual gala hosted by Atlantic Business Magazine on September 15th.This is the second year in a row that Steve has been recognized. The awards recognize corporate leadership excellence where leaders have demonstrated organizational growth, industry leadership and […]

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