June 15, 2009 – Outdoor Gear Canada (OGC) has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence by Hydro-QuÃ©bec, QuÃ©bec’s electricity provider. ”Hydro-QuÃ©bec proudly honours the outstanding results of organizations that have distinguished themselves through their participation in its energy efficiency programs,” reads Hydro-QuÃ©bec’s announcement of the awards to OGC and a number of other QuÃ©bec organizations.
OGC’s new MontrÃ©al head office and warehouse recently received silver-level LEED certification from the Canadian Green Building Council. The awards were given out at a dinner sponsored by Hydro-QuÃ©bec in May. www.ogc.ca.