LoyaltyOne is 'LEED'ing the way in Mississauga
Yesterday, in the City of Mississauga, LoyaltyOne officially opened its new AIR MILES Reward Program customer care centre featuring the largest rooftop solar installation in Canada. Marking the opening with LoyaltyOne president and CEO, Bryan Pearson (left) were City of Mississauga Councillor George Carlson, the Honourable Mayor of Mississauga Hazel McCallion and Phil McNeely, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Energy and Infrastructure (right). (CNW Group/AIR MILES Reward Program)
- AIR MILES Call Centre features largest rooftop solar panel installation in
The hallmark of the facility is an extensive solar array on the rooftop and adjacent carport. Some 800 photovoltaic solar panels generate 165 kilowatts of power, currently the largest solar array in
"We strongly believe that businesses have a role to play in protecting the environment," said
The rooftop solar installation is completed and will be fully functional in late December, 2009. The Company has also applied for LEED certification for the interior of the building (gold) as well as the exterior (silver) in conjunction with landlord, Bentall LLP. In addition, as an early applicant to the Province of Ontario's Green Energy Act operating the largest solar facility in
About LoyaltyOne ----------------
LoyaltyOne works with more than 100 of North America's leading brands in the retail, financial services, grocery, petroleum retail, travel, and hospitality industries to profitably change customer behavior. Through a team of businesses including Canada's AIR MILES Reward Program, COLLOQUY, Precima, LoyaltyOne Consulting and Direct Antidote, LoyaltyOne designs, delivers, and manages a suite of loyalty marketing services - consumer data, customer-centric retail strategies, direct-to-consumer marketing, loyalty consulting, and more. LoyaltyOne is part of the Alliance Data family of companies. For over 30 years, Alliance Data has helped its clients build more profitable, more loyal relationships with their customers. More information is available at www.loyalty.com.
About the AIR MILES Reward Program:
Founded in 1992, the AIR MILES Reward Program is Canada's premier coalition loyalty program. More than 10 million active Collector accounts, representing approximately two-thirds of all Canadian households, actively participate in the Program. The AIR MILES Reward Program allows Collectors to indulge in leisure, entertainment, merchandise, travel and other lifestyle rewards quickly, simply by doing their everyday shopping for products and services at AIR MILES Sponsors. AIR MILES reward miles can be redeemed for more than 1,200 different rewards, such as movie passes, family attractions, electronic merchandise, sports and recreation, travel and more.
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