Now House Your Home for Energy Conservation Week 2009
The Ontario Power Authority provided sponsorship for the energy retrofit of four older homes in community housing organizations in four cities in Ontario. Whirlpool Canada provided energy efficient kitchen and laundry appliances for each home.
Ontario Power Authority (OPA)
The Ontario Power Authority contributes to the development of a reliable and sustainable electricity system for the benefit of Ontario customers. They plan for the long term and procure and coordinate conservation and electricity supply from diverse resources. In 2008, OPA created Energy Conservation Week to encourage Ontarians to save energy and move toward a culture of conservation.
Energy Conservation Week
The goal of Energy Conservation Week is to raise awareness and encourage broad participation in energy conservation among Ontarians across the province. Activities run from Sunday May 17 to Saturday, May 23.
For information on how you can count yourself in, win prizes and learn about ways to save energy and money, go to www.energyconservationweek.ca.
Whirlpool Canada LP
Whirlpool Canada LP is one of the country’s leading marketer and supplier of home appliances. The company has near to 500 employees and operates nationwide with the head office located in Mississauga, Ontario. In 2007, Whirlpool was awarded ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award.