How to Defeat Your Energy Vampires

  Take a tour of an American home and you’re bound to find the glowing eyes of vampire loads in nearly every room. Vampire loads, or the energy used by electrical appliances that are not in use, are increasingly becoming substantial energy drainers with some estimates showing their yearly cost as high as $200, or…

Exceeding Goals at Low-Cost with an Energy Marketplace

Multiple changes are happening across Ontario’s energy sector. With the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) and the Conservation First Framework providing new solutions for local distribution companies (LDC) to achieve their goals, selecting the right business model for you can be challenging. Ontario’s energy sector has undergone a tremendous amount of innovation over the last…

Horizon Utilities customers can now earn AIR MILES for conserving energy

Hamilton/St.Catharines, Ontario (24 October 2014) – Horizon Utilities Corporation, in partnership with Simple Energy, will deliver an online conservation and demand management pilot program that rewards residential customers with AIR MILES® reward miles for reducing their household energy use. The online program is called Take Charge · Save Energy · Earn Rewards and runs for…