Energy Management Information Systems
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Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS) makes energy visible to organizations through the use of energy meters, data collection, and information analysis. This enables Nova Scotian industries to drive energy improvement through enhanced energy information. Efficiency Nova Scotia also provides incentives each step of the way to help your organization become more efficient.


  • Identify and reduce areas of energy waste
  • Reduce baseload consumption and operation variability
  • Reduce operating costs
  • Increased production and energy data visibility
  • Assists in meeting sustainability requirements
  • Make your organization more competitive


  • Audit – Funding of up to 50% (up to $15,000) to develop a preliminary assessment determining if there is a financial case for proceeding with EMIS planning and implementation.
  • Planning – Funding of up to 50% (up to $25,000) to develop a customized business case and roadmap for successfully implementing EMIS at your facility.
  • Implementation & Operation – Funding of 50% (up to $60,000) to provide new energy meters, data collection and storage infrastructure, specialized software, and support to help your organization use EMIS to drive energy savings.

Getting Started

Eligibility and support is determined on a case-by-case basis. Complete the contact form to get in touch with one of our Business Development Managers and we can find the best solution for you.

The results were immediate. The reduction in power usage was close to 70%. And the payback on the new equipment was less than a year.


Through an ongoing partnership with Efficiency Nova Scotia, COPOL International has completed the EMIS program, making key changes and upgrades in equipment and procedures, with promising results that are only going to continue.