Success Stories

From Bacalao to LED High Bay Lighting

Allen’s Fisheries Limited teamed up with takeCHARGE to make energy efficiency upgrades that will save them over $17,000 each year on their electricity costs. A century ago fish processing was extremely energy efficient. Flakes used to dry salted cod did not use electricity! Allen’s Fisheries Limited, founded in the year 1900 in Benoit’s Cove, initially

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Energy Efficiency Takes Centre Ice

Southern Shore and Monsignor Bartlett Memorial Arenas score big by partnering with takeCHARGE to save over $10,000 a year on their combined electricity costs. Getting the rink managers to come to a consensus on who’s the better team, Toronto or Montréal, won’t happen anytime soon, but one thing they can agree on is the value

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True North, Strong and Saving!

Small business owners are always looking for ways to increase their bottom line. For Rolen Holdings Inc. – Grenfell Heritage Hotel and Suites, based in St. Anthony, taking advantage of the takeCHARGE Business Energy Efficiency program was a ‘no-brainer’. Rolen Holdings Inc. replaced all the interior lighting at their hotel to LED, including all guest

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Discovering History Under New Light

Travelling back in time and tracing the work of Dr. Wilfred Grenfell is quite intriguing, especially when visiting the exhibits housed at the Grenfell Interpretation Centre in St. Anthony on Newfoundland and Labrador’s Great Northern Peninsula. With assistance from the takeCHARGE Business Efficiency Program, lighting fixtures at the Society’s museum have been replaced with LED

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Bright Ideas for the Bottom Line

Dominion® stores in Newfoundland and Labrador is a division of Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) – Canada’s largest retailer. Reducing energy consumption is one way that the company strives to reduce the environmental impact of its operations. Loblaw recently joined forces with takeCHARGE, the energy efficiency partnership between Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro, to improve the energy efficiency of its Dominion® stores across the island. In 2013 alone, Loblaw reduced its comparable store energy consumption by three per cent nationally.

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