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Toronto's Exhibition Place Showcases Energy Efficient Initiatives

Exhibition Place in Toronto has launched a new GREENSmart promotion showcasing 12 energy efficient initiatives across its 192-acre site. The campaign includes information posters on outdoor waste receptacles for visitors and participants in its Environmental Walking Tour.

An initiative of the award-winning GREENSmart program at Exhibition Place, the initiative showcases:

  • wind turbine
  • urban forestry
  • geothermal project
  • solar power
  • LED lighting
  • green roofs
  • cool roofs
  • back pressure steam turbine
  • tri-generation
  • innovation centre
  • LEED Silver certified AllStream Centre

Through the GREENSmart program, Exhibition Place diverted 5,816,182 kg. of waste (83%) in 2012 alone, and has reduced its use of grid electricity by 55,840,241 kWh since 2005.

“Achieving ongoing success in sustainability for a property that spans 192-acres is a significant accomplishment,” says Dianne Young, CEO, Exhibition Place. “This new promotional campaign allows visitors the opportunity to learn more about how we achieve our award-winning results.”

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