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How a Non-Profit Organization Reduced Their Lighting Maintenance Cost by 91%

Republic Energy Services is proud to have partnered with Corbrook to help lower their operating costs. Corbrook is a community-based service organization that, for over 65 years, has helped people with physical and developmental disabilities and their families gain opportunities for meaningful work and personal development. Corbrook provides a variety of unique training opportunities, employment services and community activities that focus on increasing independence, building self-esteem and enjoying a higher quality of life. Their support helps persons with varying levels of abilities make informed decisions and personal choices that aid in achieving their goals. With the help of RES, Corbrook was able to lower their operating costs and increase their savings. These savings were reinvested into the community and Corbrook’s outstanding services like training. The results of Corbrook’s lighting retrofit were: 73% reduction in kWh consumption 91% reduction in annual lighting maintenance costs 33% ROI Each year Corbrook is saving

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What Will Justin Trudeau’s Carbon Tax Cost Canadians?

In an article posted on the Financial Post yesterday, a report to the Senate Standing Committee on Energy is referenced, where University of Calgary economics professor Jennifer Winter revealed the bottom line of the Trudeau Carbon Price. Provinces that will be hit the hardest are Alberta, Saskatchewan and Nova Scotia. Each household within the provinces will be taxed more than $1,000 of carbon tax per a year. The provinces with the lowest bills will be British Columbia, Quebec and Manitoba. Households will be taxed around $650. As stated in the article, these are not the “painless” costs the country was promised. In addition, many experts agree that carbon prices need to continue to increase to effectively lower emissions. See the full article on the Financial Post here. To speak to a lighting expert from RES Canada, contact us online or call 416-844-9366. We provide complimentary lighting audits to help you understand where you

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