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City’s new environment plan to save $2.5 billion

City’s new environment plan to save $2.5 billion

The City of Edmonton proposed a community energy transition strategy that will greatly reduce fossil fuel consumption in the city, fight climate change and save billions of dollars. Greenhouse gas emissions linked to global warming would be cut 35% from the levels recorded in 2005. It will […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to Do? – January 2015 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to Do? – January 2015 Edition

Quick Take: Gas onto Direct Energy REGULATED DERS. This is the default, no retailer rate. Electricity: Time to move to Bow Valley Power! Their new rate of 6.49 cents/kWh for seniors (60+) and 6.65 cents/kWh for everyone else at http://www.bowvalleypower.net/ Brighter Futures Energy Inc. is an option […]

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Solution 105 Offers BOMA BESt Application Services

Solution 105 Offers BOMA BESt Application Services

BOMA BESt is the Canadian industry standard for commercial building sustainability certification. With a focus on utilities it gives large building owners and property management companies accreditation that shows they are committed to high environmental performance and management for their commercial buildings. The critical areas that are […]

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New Electrical Infrastructure will Cost Albertans

New Electrical Infrastructure will Cost Albertans

The average Albertan can expect to see their regulated costs for delivery of their electricity nearly double over the next ten years. This spike will be caused by over $13-billion being spent to build new transmission infrastructure. About $3.5 billion will be spent building two north-south direct […]

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Alberta Reaches All-Time High Electricity Demand Due to Cold Weather

Alberta Reaches All-Time High Electricity Demand Due to Cold Weather

Photo from CTV Edmonton It has been very cold outside since 2015 arrived last week. Extreme cold warnings were issued throughout the province and most of us stayed huddled indoors waiting for the wind chills to blow out of town. This cold winter weather pushed electricity demand […]

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