23 Jul Enbridge case study on REALice at George Bell Arena
Enbridge created an Energy Leaders initiative incentive program to promote early adoption of emerging technologies among commercial and industrial natural gas customers. The George Bell arena, in Toronto ON participated in the program and qualified for a rebate to cover 50% of the cost of REALice technology.
Major findings of this success story:
- Natural gas savings – estimated natural gas savings of 14,366 m3;
- Electricity savings – estimated annual electricity savings of 53,320 kWh – based on Enbridge’s Energy modelling
- Greenhouse gas emission savings – estimated CO2 savings of 27,000 tonnes over the lifespan of REALice technology;
- Return on investment – estimated energy savings can pay for REALice in 2-3 years (single sheet)