Small business case studies

Becoming more energy efficient can be simple, even for the busiest businesses. In fact, businesses just like yours are seeing the benefits of energy efficiency upgrades every day. Learn more about their journeys and how you can get started too.

Customers come first at Chesley Grocery Store, JDP Foods

Refrigeration upgrades allow owners to re-invest in business, better serve community.

The Chesley Grocery Store already had customer service down to an art. Now, financial incentives through the Save on Energy program are helping its owners to go one step further.

Cupcakes of Westdale Village

Save on Energy incentives helped Cupcakes of Westdale Village shine a light on its most delicious work.

A Touch of Class

New LED lighting means this Sudbury salon owner can invest back into his business.

The Iron Skillet

This Collingwood spot for homestyle cooking wants to keep ingredients cool and energy costs down.

Reunion Island Coffee Roasters

A passion for sustainability inspired this Oakville coffee company to pursue energy-saving incentives.

Gears Bike Shop

The shop owners wanted to improve customer experience, so they made the switch to LED lighting.

Rosedale Park Farms

One Ontario family created a bright and comfortable space for horses with help from Save on Energy incentives.

Hiker's Haven

Hiker's Haven saves over $3,000 per year with energy-efficient lighting upgrades.

Country Grocer

After starting small, this Ottawa supermarket's energy-saving steps are paying off.

Weber Dental Lab

How small changes to its operations helped this Toronto dental lab cut its energy costs.