Our Impact

Impact of Efficiency in Nova Scotia

Environmental Impact

Energy efficiency plays a major role in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. We’ve contributed 22% of Nova Scotia’s overall GHG emission reductions since 2011, avoiding over 1 million tonnes of greenhouse gases annually.

Economic Impact

Our work is helping businesses and homeowners save more than $4 billion in energy costs – savings that boost economic activity and create jobs.

Our network of partners includes over 300 businesses, including heat pump installers, lighting specialists, solar PV installers, and builders, employing more than 2,600 people.

Community Impact

Energy efficiency can help serve the community and promote a socially equitable energy future.

Supporting over 1,700 Nova Scotians through our low-income, Mi’kmaq and other Diverse Communities programs.

We engage with over 24,000 students every year as part of our Green Schools Nova Scotia program.

We’re helping low-income homeowners and renters save more than $400 million on their energy bills, and supported energy efficient upgrades in affordable housing units, including shelters, transition houses and affordable rentals.