What is a GeoExchange System and why do I want one?
It all starts with Geothermal Energy: Geothermal Energy is heat (thermal) derived from the earth (geo). The sun has always heated our earth, and that's a good thing! It's energy warms the earth directly, but also indirectly. It's heat evaporates water from the lakes, oceans and streams, which eventually falls back to earth and filters into the ground. A few metres of surface soil insulate the earth and ground water below. The warm earth and the water below the surface provid
Oil to Heat Pump Incentive Program
The Ministry of Energy and Mines’ Innovative Clean Energy (ICE) Fund is offering a rebate of up to of up to $1700 when you upgrade from oil heating to an air source heat pump! Why upgrading to a heat pump is a smart choice for your wallet and the planet: A typical heat pump upgrade will save you 40 to 75% off your heating bills each year (assuming you heat 100% with oil), and will pay for itself quickly through energy savings. Dramatically shrink your home’s greenhouse gas em