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Combined Heat & Power Program Saves Money for Building Owners

Combined Heat & Power Program Saves Money for Building Owners

Atco Gas has launched a Combined Heat and Power (CHP) program that is aimed to help building owners reduce greenhouse gas emissions and cut operating costs. The program is aimed for small to medium sized commercial, institutional, government and multi-unit residential buildings and could reduce overall greenhouse […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to Do? August 2014 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to Do? August 2014 Edition

Quick Take: Gas onto Direct Energy REGULATED Services (DERS). This is the default, no retailer rate. Electricity: If you are in Calgary, ATCO or Fortis wires territory, 6.9 cents/kWh for seniors and 7.0 cents/kWh for everyone else at https://www.enrgpower.ca/ Outside the above three areas, go to https://www.adagioenergy.net/ […]

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SaskPower to Remove 105,000 Smart Meters

SaskPower to Remove 105,000 Smart Meters

There were eight unexplained fires related to smart meters installed in homes and businesses in Saskatchewan last month. The Saskatchewan government ordered SaskPower to remove and replace the 105,000 smart meters that have been installed throughout the province. Smart meters allow a utility company to bill customers […]

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Hot Temperatures Result in All-Time High Electricity Demand in Edmonton

Hot Temperatures Result in All-Time High Electricity Demand in Edmonton

Edmonton is heating up! Health officials issued a heat advisory for the Edmonton region this week due to temperatures heating up to 30 degrees, feeling like 33 degrees or hotter with the humidex. City of Edmonton outdoor pools extended their hours and residents have been turning up […]

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