News Story Thursday, October 29, 2020

Join the Ontario Geothermal Association today!

HRAI/OGA membership has some great benefits:
- Advocacy
- Training
- Marketing
- Industry Statistics
- Industry News

Companies working in the geothermal industry must be a member of the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute (HRAI) in order to join the Ontario Geothermal Association (OGA).

Learn more about our membership here.


News Story Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Congratulations to the Versaprofiles team!


In 2019 Versaprofiles won a significant contract for the Vancouver Airport expansion that improved its resources and increased its profile in the marketplace. This success has led to about $4 million in recent product enhancements. Versaprofiles employs 80 people at two plants in Saint-Lazare­ de-Bellechasse and Sainte-Claire, Quebec. See their entire profile by clicking the link below.


News Story Thursday, October 22, 2020


"It has really picked up steam in the last two years," says Steve Allie, Serenbe's on-site building manager. It's easier to sell units with green features, compared with 15 years ago." He is overseeing the construction of Mado, Serenbe's child neighbourhood, consisting of 200 homes near Atlanta, plus a community centre containing a vegan restaurant, wellness center and yoga room.
See the entire story by downloading our newsletter.


News Story Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Congratulations to Paul Frith, Director of Advocacy and Sales, Geosource Energy.

Paul recently won the Volunteer Leadership Award for the Greater Toronto Chapter of the Canadian Green Building Council.
CaGBC said the following:
"Paul has been a tireless advocate for CaGBC's Greater Toronto Chapter. His fundraising and organizational work as co-chair of the Chapter's Drive for Change golf tournament committee has been a pivotal factor in the event's success over the past four years."
We are lucky to have him on the OGA board. Congratulations Paul!


News Story Thursday, October 15, 2020

TAF gets $40 million for green buildings!!


The Atmospheric Fund (TAF -Formerly Toronto Atmospheric Fund) is well-respected for studying green buildings and funding projects for many years while using smart financial management to preserve its war chest. TAF has recently received $40 million more through a plan developed over three years with the LC3 network, the Government of Canada, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM), and the City of Toronto. Download our newsletter for the entire story.


News Story Monday, October 05, 2020

Did you have a chance to see our latest newsletter and bulletin?

We have some great information for you.

- Presidents message
- New electrification study about building in Canada
- TAF gets 40 million for green buildings
- Geothermal cooling is growing in Georgia
- Versaprofiles, a Canadian success story

Plus more. Click the link to download the newsletter and see our bulletin.


News Story Sunday, October 04, 2020

The Ontario Geothermal Association would like to say thank you to five companies who have stepped up and become Sustaining Partners.

The companies are Aecon, GeoSource Energy, Subterra Renewables, Versaprofiles, and Waterfurnace/Eden Energy.

Some of these firms are also providing special contributions to our research and advocacy efforts.

A sustaining partner receives exposure in our In the Loop Newsletter,   Down to Earth Bulletin, on our website, social media sites, and in our email marketing.

If your organization is interested in our Sustaining Partner Program please visit our web site at or contact Paul Frith at 647-287-5554 or Jeff Hunter at 519-854-8986.

Thanks again to our awesome partners!

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The OGA is an affiliated association of the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI)