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CME Smart Green Program

CEM is now a Qualified Technical Service Provider (QTSP) under CME's SMART Green Program. The CME SMART Green program focuses on reducing GHG emissions and offers funds to small and medium sized manufacturers to assist with this.  Since 2008, CME has administered approximately $80 million in direct…

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CEM a Member of the Niagara Sustainability Iniatitive

CEM Engineering has joined the Niagara Sustainability Initiative as a Monitoring Member in the Carbon Project. By working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, CEM continues to pursue improvements in overall environmental sustainability.  CEM's membership in this program demonstrates a commitment…

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CHP likely effective in reducing Ontario’s GHG emissions

Increasing the number and total capacity of efficient Combined Heat and Power installations in Ontario would result in a reduction of Ontario’s total greenhouse gas emissions, and it would be sound public policy to devise an emissions credit for the companies that install it. These are the key…

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Green Tariffs: Attracting New Loads with Sustainable Options

Spurring significant growth in renewable energy, the number of large commercial, industrial and institutional users seeking renewables to power their operations has exploded. According to a recent report from Advanced Energy Economy, 71 of the Fortune 100 and nearly half of the Fortune 500 have…

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Electricity policy: What went wrong in Ontario

People strongly criticize electricity policy in Ontario (How Ontario can end the cycle of meddling in electricity markets, April 5, 2017). Failures of will, political pandering, ambitious plans, failed experiments, et cetera were predictable, avoidable and preventable, if only government were constrained,…

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