Last week the Ontario Geothermal Association attended/exhibited at the CMPX show. We had a great show, thank-you to all members who stopped by the booth to chat! It was great to see so many familiar faces in person again. One theme that seemed clear to us - Heat Pumps stole show! Manufacturers are expanding product lines and showcasing their heat pump technologies.
Learn more about how the Ontario Geothermal Industry can help communities reduce their reliance on fossil energy at The Ontario Geothermal Association 2022 Conference. Find the link below to the conference website.
IN THE NEWS:
Drilling Begins at Minto Communities' Oakvillage Development
Developing buildings that rely as little as possible on fossil fuels is the next big goal of the development industry. Recently, Minto communities GTA and Creative Energy broke ground on one of the GTA’s first geoexchange community energy systems for the North Oak Towers located at Dundas Street East and Trafalgar Road in Oakville. The teams got together to commence the drilling process of 800 foot deep vertical closed-loop boreholes at the site of the project.
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How to nail down the green renovation revolution
Canada’s building emissions are at an all-time high. So how do we close the ‘say–do’ gap? Carbon emissions from buildings in Canada hit an all-time high in 2019, the most recent year for which data is available. Instead of declining, emissions from Canada’s building sector rose by 1.1 million tonnes that year
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Demand for heat pumps is higher than you might think
Heat pumps are no longer a novel technology, and - despite what the fossil fuel industry may try to tell you - there is a growing demand for them. They are being showcased on television, talked about on the radio, and debated online by mainstream press outlets.
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BLAST FROM THE PAST
We are coming up to the 6 year anniversary of the OGA participation as an intervener in OEB 2016-004 Generic Proceeding on Natural Gas Expansion in communities not served. If you are interested in reviewing the file documents, you can find the complete document set here.
SAVE THE DATE: OGA Annual Conference
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