FOOD INDUSTRY COMMUNITYNEWS
Ontario Energy Conservation programs
Over the last few years, energy costs around the world has increased significantly. It has deep impact on everything we do. There are no exceptions for food industry and retail stores. According to Ministry of Natural Resources survey, Food Processing Industry is ranked the top 3 energy users in Canada. The Ministry along with the local utility company offers various incentive programs to help food industry or commercial buildings to reduce costs.
It will include funding for energy audit, retrofit, and future state study as well as direct pay out on implemented projects and initiatives. Please contact CCAFIP for details. You should not miss out on the energy cost improvement, which is generally consisting of 10-30% of your total costs.
--- by Jian Liu