CANMORE, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 8, 2012) - Bow Valley Power (www.bowvalleypower.net) today announced it has entered into a new contract for the sale of EcoLogo™ certified green power with The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, one of the world's premier hotels, located in Banff National Park.
Under the new agreement, the Chateau will purchase 5,500,000 kilowatt hours per year for five years, or 50% of the hotel's power requirements, of EcoLogo certified low-impact, renewable green power from Bow Valley Power. The use of green power by the hotel will offset 4,840 tonnes per year of CO2 emissions that would have otherwise been created with conventional power.
"We are proud to provide the Chateau with green power. Such a strong commitment to buying green power speaks volumes about their dedication to sustainability," said Charlie Bredo, President of Bow Valley Power.
"Our working relationship with Bow Valley Power is important to The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Not only does it show our continued commitment to the environment in which we work and live, but it shows our support for local business," said Teresa Holmes, Environmental Systems Manager at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
Bow Valley Power is an Alberta based electricity retailer providing green power and physical electricity throughout Alberta. With customers in over 123 Albertan communities, and a strong commitment to the environment, Bow Valley Power is committed to helping Albertan's appreciate the environmental impacts of electricity consumption in Alberta.