Success Stories

Colemans Pioneers at Making Energy Efficiency a Priority!

With the help of takeCHARGE, Colemans is leading the way in energy efficiency and saving money too! Established in 1934 by Arthur James and Maggie Coleman, the first Colemans store was opened in Corner Brook on the west coast of Newfoundland and Labrador offering clothing, food and hardware. Today, the Coleman Group includes 12 food,… Read more

Long & McQuade Strikes a Chord with Energy Efficiency!

Through energy efficient lighting upgrades, Long & McQuade got back $2,340 in takeCHARGE rebates and improved their showroom lighting. What do you get when you combine a trumpet player and a drummer? A national chain of music stores across Canada, of course! Beginning as a small retail music store in downtown Toronto, Jack Long and… Read more

Energy Efficiency Helps Ronald McDonald House Keep Families Close

Ronald McDonald House teamed up with takeCHARGE and are saving $115 every month on electricity costs. Ronald McDonald House Newfoundland and Labrador officially opened on September 27, 2012. With approximately 17,000 square feet of living space, the House is specifically designed to provide a home environment for sick children, their siblings and their parents and/or… Read more

Energy Efficiency Is Staying for Good at Shallow Bay Motel and Cabins

Shallow Bay Motel and Cabins partnered with takeCHARGE that resulted in 50 MWh of energy savings and a takeCHARGE rebate of $5000. The Shallow Bay Hotel and Cabins has been an active participant in the Business Efficiency Program. In 2019, they completed a large project where they replaced the electric baseboard heaters in the guest… Read more

Seaforce Technologies Reaches New Heights with Energy Efficiency

Seaforce Technologies partnered with takeCHARGE and is saving over $3,600 every month on electricity costs. Seaforce Technologies is a building and development company that designs, builds and manages specialty buildings for offshore companies to service and store Subsea equipment. There is a total of seven bridge cranes in Seaforce Technologies buildings with total combined lift… Read more

Energy Savings are on the Menu at The Stone Jug

Working with takeCHARGE, a joint initiative between Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro, The Stone Jug was able to reduce their hot water consumption by having atakeCHARGE representative install a high efficiency pre-rinse spray valve. The Stone Jug, located in the beautiful town of Carbonear, is housed in a heritage building originally dating back… Read more