TORONTO, April 23 /CNW/ -
What: Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited ("Toronto Hydro") is taking
energy management to new heights at this year's Green Living
Show. The utility has built a house that stands over 15 feet
tall to raise awareness about Time-of-Use rates and actions
customer can take to help manage their electricity bill.
Why: Learn about Toronto Hydro programs to help conserve electricity
and save money, including:
Take a Load Off Toronto - Customers who buy an ENERGY STAR(R)
qualified washer at any Toronto-area Caplan's Appliances or The
Home Depot between April 1 and June 30 will get approximately
$200 in incentives. Visit www.torontohydro.com/wash for details.
The Great Exchange - Bring energy-guzzlers to any of Toronto
Hydro's 35 events for the swap! Torontonians are invited to:
1. Exchange up to five incandescent light bulbs from home for
five FREE CFLs;
2. Exchange old, inefficient room air conditioners for a $25 gift
3. Exchange old dehumidifiers for a $10 gift card
Visit www.torontohydro.com for details about dates, times and
The Great Refrigerator Roundup - Have an old fridge or freezer?
It could cost up to $150 a year in electricity. Book an
appointment and Toronto Hydro will pick it up for free. Visit
www.torontohydro.com/fridgepickup for details.
Peaksaver - Customers with a central air conditioner can help the
environment and get a $75 credit on their bill when they sign up
for peaksaver(R). Visit www.torontohydro.com/peaksaver for
Who: Toronto Hydro, along with many other green-minded companies.
When: Friday, April 23 & Saturday, April 24 - 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sunday, April 25 - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place, Booth No.149.
Visit The Green Living Show's website at
www.greenlivingonline.com/torontoshow for more information about
the show hours and details of admission.
SOURCE Toronto Hydro Corporation
For further information: For further information: Tanya Bruckmueller, Toronto Hydro, firstname.lastname@example.org, W: (416) 542-2621, C: (416) 903-0440