Rogers Communications

Project Summary Information

Project Title

Residential Conservation & Energy Management

Amount Funded

$2,403,489

Project Collaborator(s)

N/A

LDC Collaborator(s)

PowerStream Inc.

Location(s)

Powerstream’s distribution area: Alliston, Aurora, Barrie, Beeton, Bradford West Gwillimbury, Markham, Penetanguishene, Richmond Hill, Thornton, Tottenham and Vaughan

Project Objective

The objective of this program is to evaluate new technologies that support Ontario’s energy mandate to modernize the electricity system by providing reliable and efficient power.  Rogers and PowerStream are undergoing a project to test technologies that help consumers reduce energy consumption and manage costs while giving them greater control over their day-to-day usage.

Company Background

Rogers Communications is a leading diversified public Canadian communications and media company. Rogers is Canada’s largest provider of wireless communications services and one of Canada’s leading providers of cable television, high-speed Internet and telephony services to consumers and businesses. Through Rogers Media, Rogers is engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. Rogers is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI).  For further information about the Rogers group of companies, please visit rogers.com.

Benefit(s) to Ontario Residents and Businesses

Rogers and PowerStream will be trialing new technologies that provide benefits to consumers, distribution companies and the grid as a whole.  The solution will enable Ontarians to have greater control over their energy consumption and lower their monthly bills, while contributing to a more efficient energy grid.

Project Collaborators

PowerStream Inc. is a community-owned energy company providing power and related services to more than 370,000 customers residing or owning a business in communities located immediately north of Toronto and in Central Ontario. It is jointly owned by the municipalities of Barrie, Markham and Vaughan.

Project Status

Product development is currently under way.

Opportunities

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Related Documents

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