MUSH Sector

MUSH: municipalities, universities, school boards and hospitals

Cut costs from clinic to classroom. Whether your mandate is to lower utilities, reduce Greenhouse Gas emissions, satisfy a sustainability initiative, or emulate best practices, the Save on Energy programs help extend your budgets to achieve your targets.

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LED lighting has shown to increase dwell and browsing time. The technology emits very little heat – keeping customers and employees comfortable.

Reduce Maintenance

LED lighting lasts up to 25 times longer than standard incandescent lighting. That means fewer instances of making a phone call to a contractor to change a bulb.

Increase Productivity

Uniform lighting in work spaces can result in happier staff due to the natural light quality. In some instances, LED technology has reduced the number of reported migraines.

Available Programs

Audit Funding

Not sure where to start investing? An energy audit can identity some low risk and quick payback projects. Plus, with our programs, you can get up to 50% of the audit cost.

Retrofit Program

Work with our Program Officers to identify and fund energy-efficient solutions in your business – you could get up to 50% back on project costs.

High Performance New Construction

Do it once and do it right. We’ll pay you up to $800 per kW saved to build above Ontario Building Code standards with high efficient lighting and mechanical equipment.

Process & Systems

There are substantial financial incentives available for large, capital projects that save more than 100MWh a year – you could get up to 70% of project costs.

Case Studies

Queensway Carleton Hospital

Equipment: T5 Lighting 


Equipment: LED Lighting and Controls

Contact Us.
We’re here to help.

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Mark Schell
Program Officer
613-738-5499 ext. 148


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