STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT- Newmarket Eco-industrial Zone
Purpose of today’s workshop is to explore:
What are the sustainability needs of Newmarket businesses?
How can we collaborate to fill them?
CASE STUDY- Katsiroubas Bros and Energy Efficiency Overview : Small businesses in Boston report that “the most significant challenge they face is the financial impact of rising energy costs” Company Approach: Katsiroubas replaced all lighting with lower wattage, higher output lights Results : Reduced usage by 92,972 kWh annually with a savings of $13,640 projected annually
COLLABORATIVE APPROACH in Newmarket- Streamline and aggregate EE services
Collaborate with NSTAR, National Grid & RenewBoston to develop comprehensive EE package for Newmarket businesses
Streamline access to energy efficiency assessment and retrofit process
Potentially drive down costs (in time and money) of EE retrofits