Nature of the project

Existing building


Installation of:

  • 250 high-bay LED fixtures (20,000 lm) featured on the DLC Premium list in 10,000 m2 of office space
  • 125 low-bay LED fixtures (6,000 lm) featured on the DLC Premium list in 1,500 m2 of office space
  • Adaptive lighting controls

Area of activity

  • Auto parts manufacturing

financial assistance $35,835

NEW: Financial assistance may cover up to 75% of eligible costs.

Project details

Measures implemented Financial assistance

High-bay fixtures

Purchase of 250 LED fixtures featured on the DLC Premium list (assistance up to $91.50/fixture) $22,875
Purchase of adaptive controls for 250 fixtures (assistance up to $45.75/unit)** $11,440

Low-bay fixtures

Installation of 125 LED fixtures featured on the DLC Premium list (assistance up to $8.00/fixture) $1,015
Purchase of adaptive controls for 125 fixtures (assistance up to $4.00/unit and an extra 50% in per‑unit support)** $505
Total $35,835*
*Figures are rounded.
**You’ll receive an extra 50% when you install adaptive lighting controls.

Benefit of the new financial assistance plan

  • Increase of $9,920: 38% more than under the previous plan

Benefits of the measures and program

  • Guaranteed energy efficiency of LED fixtures qualified by DesignLights Consortium
  • Reduction in electricity consumption for lighting, up to 80% over market comparables for DLC Premium luminaires with occupancy sensors
  • LED lighting adjusted according to need with adaptive controls
  • Major reduction in lighting maintenance costs thanks to long LED service life
  • Better lighting quality and look of rooms (lighting color, uniformity and level)
  • Easy to estimate financial assistance with the OSE tool [EXE 13 MB – in French only]

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    Olymel shares their story!

    The food processing specialists

    Olymel participated in the Efficient Solutions Program and received financial support to carry out a number of projects.

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    • be implemented in at least one eligible building
    • target measures designed to improve the energy efficiency of a building, a plant, a piece of equipment, a process or a system

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