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About Shona Adamson

Shona joined IndEco in 2014 as a junior consultant, and worked her way up to President in 2012 before leaving to pursue other opportunities in 2017. While at IndEco, Shona applied her skills to a wide range of client problems, including: designing strategies and programs to deliver energy efficiency, including to customers with special requirements, such as low-income customers; developing strategic energy, climate change, and other types of plans; and evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of existing initiatives and recommending how they may be improved.

Culture and behaviour change assessment in community energy plans

The Town of Bridgewater, Nova Scotia is preparing a Community Energy Plan to provide a detailed strategy for energy investments and initiatives to be implemented in the Bridgewater community to reduce energy use, and lower GHG emissions. To accompany and inform this plan, IndEco conducted a culture and behaviour change assessment. This assessment was completed [...]

By | 2017-06-23T17:05:28+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Municipal planning|0 Comments

Town of Halton Hills community energy plan

Shona Adamson, IndEco President, presented IndEco's final Mayor's Community Energy Plan to Town Council on May 25th, 2015, and received Council approval. The plan fulfills the reporting and planning requirements of Regulation 397/11, achieves Milestones 1, 2, and 3 of the Partners for Climate Protection Program, and identifies strategic opportunities to improve corporate and community [...]

By | 2017-05-15T21:30:30+00:00 May 25th, 2015|Municipal planning, News|0 Comments

County of Oxford is planning for a sustainable, resilient and vital future

IndEco is working with the County of Oxford, in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, and its 8 local municipalities to develop a comprehensive Community Sustainability Plan. The plan represents a vision of how Oxford’s communities can work together to build a sustainable, resilient, and vital future for Oxford. Extensive corporate and community events will connect [...]

By | 2017-05-17T10:43:03+00:00 November 11th, 2014|Municipal planning, News|0 Comments

Energy plans required for Ontario public agencies

The Ontario Regulation 397/11 titled Energy Conservation and Demand Management Plans was enacted under the Green Energy Act, 2009. Who does this impact? This regulation applies to all public agencies in Ontario: municipalities, post-secondary educational institutions (colleges and universities), public hospitals, school boards, and municipal service boards responsible for the treatment or pumping of water [...]

By | 2017-11-07T16:12:03+00:00 May 30th, 2014|Municipal planning, News|0 Comments

A guide to preparing conservation and demand management plans

IndEco worked with the Ontario Ministry of Energy to prepare a guide to preparing corporate energy management plans in accordance with Regulation 397/11 of the Green Energy Act. The guide provides information on the following: Meeting the CDM plan requirements Reporting on energy consumption Developing goals and objectives Developing energy saving measures Reporting on renewable [...]

By | 2017-11-07T16:09:02+00:00 November 18th, 2013|Ideas|0 Comments

Energy management plans for University Health Network (UHN) hospitals

IndEco, as part of our role as project managers of UHN’s comprehensive energy management and engagement program – TLC, Care to Conserve, has prepared energy management plans for UHN’s three hospitals – Toronto Western Hospital (2008-2011), Toronto General Hospital (2009-2012) and Princess Margaret Hospital (2010-2013). These three-year energy plans provide a detailed framework for all [...]

By | 2017-05-19T22:17:17+00:00 October 15th, 2013|Ideas|0 Comments

City of Brantford corporate energy plan

IndEco is working with staff from the City of Brantford in the Facilities and Asset Management department to develop a Corporate Energy Management Plan to guide the City’s energy initiatives over the next 5 years. This plan will fulfill the reporting and planning requirements of Regulation 397/11 set out under the Green Energy Act. “The [...]

By | 2017-06-04T12:46:20+00:00 October 10th, 2013|News|0 Comments

IndEco presentation at LAS Connections 2012

Regulation 397/11 of the Green Energy Act requires all Ontario public agencies – including municipalities, post-secondary educational institutions, school boards, and hospitals – to prepare energy management plans and report annually on energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. As part of the Local Authority Services 2012 Connections Energy Symposium Shona Adamson will be joined by [...]

By | 2017-05-22T17:13:24+00:00 December 6th, 2012|News|0 Comments