Markham District Energy has received recognition over the years for its success in the district energy sector and for its environmental leadership. Recent awards include:
2013 – Craig Graham, MDE Chief Engineer, Ray Dubois, System of the Year Committee Chair, Bruce Ander, MDE President, Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Peter Ronson, MDE Vice President
System of the Year
The International District Energy Association presented Markham District Energy with the 2013 System of the Year Award on June 4 during ceremonies at its 104th Annual Conference & Trade Show in Miami, Fla. The highest honour the association can confer on a district energy system, the award recognizes exemplary system efficiency and environmental stewardship, outstanding performance in the areas of safety and reliability and overall commitment to excellence in customer service and industry engagement.
Donald Cousens Conservation and Environmental Leadership Award
The Markham Board of Trade presented Markham District Energy with the Donald Cousens Conservation and Environmental Leadership Award for its leadership in delivering environmental solutions to Markham at its annual Business Excellence Awards Gala.
Federal Gas Tax Award
Markham received the Federal Gas Tax Award from the Association of Municipalities of Ontario for its innovative investment in district energy utilizing federal government infrastructure funding.