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Saving Energy Dollars in Hotels, Motels and Restaurants
In This Guide
- Saving Energy Dollars: Getting Started
- Step 1: Calculate Your Energy Costs and Consumption
- Step 2: Compare With Other Facilities
- Step 3: Determine Where You Use Energy
- Step 4: Invest in Energy Efficiency Retrofits
- Motors and Drives
- Building Envelope
- Step 5: Calculate Your Savings
- Energy Tips
- Hotel Tips
- Restaurant Tips
Please note: Facts and figures in this document are drawn from a number of sources. All financial payback figures are approximate estimates based on real examples, and may not be true for your facility size or area of the country.
Thanks to the following energy management firms for their help in preparing this guide:
Finn Projects, Toronto, Ontario
Prism Engineering Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia
Roche ltée, Groupe-conseil, Sainte-Foy, Quebec
Throughout this guide, we list Web sites that offer useful energy efficiency information for hotels, motels and restaurants. Just look for the symbol.
Although some of these sites sell goods or services, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) does not endorse one company over another. We identify these Web sites solely for the informative content they provide.
Office of Energy Efficiency
Natural Resources Canada
580 Booth Street, 18th floor
Ottawa ON K1A 0E4
Tel.: 877-360-5500 (toll free)
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