October 2015

Watch for unseen costs after a power outage BC Hydro: Power Smart
 
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October 2015
Change is good – but it doesn't always have to be big. When Mayne Coatings went looking for new lighting, they found a simple solution that saves energy and qualified for an incentive of more than 50%. ... If your power goes off, your company may face hidden costs. Know where to look! ... And, a little-known item on your electric bill could offer a place to save.
Fast-growing company keeps its lighting retrofit simple: an updated classic and a 2-year payback

Fast-growing company keeps its lighting retrofit simple: an updated classic and a 2-year payback

With sales doubling every year, the folks at Mayne Coatings grew weary of their traditional-style metal halide lighting, which was inefficient and heavy on maintenance despite being only seven years old. Their best solution: metal halide again – with updated ballasts, occupancy sensors, and an incentive for more than 50% of the cost.

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The unseen costs of power outages

The unseen costs of power outages

After a power outage, equipment can lose its customized settings and wreak havoc with quality and costs. Know what to watch for! Learn more
Power factor: are you managing this cost?

Power factor: are you managing this cost?

It's on your electric bill: "kVarh: Power Factor surcharge." Learn what it means so you can keep this cost down. Learn more
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