48. Bullfrog Power: Supporting green energy the easy way!

48. Bullfrog Power: Supporting green energy the easy way!

Views:1471|Rating:5.00|View Time:6:42Minutes|Likes:7|Dislikes:0With 8,000 residential customers and 1,500 business customers Bullfrog Power has proven that there is a market for people who want to support green power. And while they’re making money they’re also helping to build a vibrant renewable energy eco-system in Canada. Learn more in our blog and podcast at Green Energy Futures: CORRECTION: […]

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57. Energy storage is the key to the future of renewable energy

57. Energy storage is the key to the future of renewable energy

Views:10669|Rating:4.81|View Time:6:54Minutes|Likes:76|Dislikes:3We check out the latest in energy storage at Alberta Innovates energy storage symposium in Calgary. We zoom in on Hydrogenics who’s working on something called power-to-gas and we also take a look at AdvEn Solutions interesting battery prototype. Blog/podcast:

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37. Landmark Homes builds super energy efficient homes-no extra charge

37. Landmark Homes builds super energy efficient homes-no extra charge

Views:6848|Rating:5.00|View Time:6:32Minutes|Likes:30|Dislikes:0Picture a manufactured home and you might see a fancy trailer – something that can be shipped on the back of a truck. Landmark Homes in Edmonton isn’t making manufactured homes, they’re manufacturing homes in a state-of-the-art robot-filled factory. Called Landmark Building Solutions they build the components – the walls, roof, windows and stairs […]

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The Energy Detective - amazing energy efficient slow cooker

The Energy Detective – amazing energy efficient slow cooker

Views:1461|Rating:4.65|View Time:1:31Minutes|Likes:40|Dislikes:3Slow cooking with a lot less energy! Ron Kube is the Energy Detective. By investigating energy use in his home he reduced electricity use by 50%. While on the journey he’s learned a few cool things, such as how to slow cook a lentil stew with very little energy. See blog, videos and photos:

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18. Home energy audit reveals the secrets of energy efficiency

18. Home energy audit reveals the secrets of energy efficiency

Views:2461|Rating:5.00|View Time:4:46Minutes|Likes:12|Dislikes:0When Ted Wolff decided to buy a 55-year-old bungalow in the west end of Edmonton he knew he wanted to renovate. He also knew that his home wasn’t necessarily the most energy efficient, that’s when he brought in C Returns and Godo Stoyke and they called for an energy audit. By getting an audit […]

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78. Net-Zero 101 - The secret of building super energy efficient net-zero homes

78. Net-Zero 101 – The secret of building super energy efficient net-zero homes

Views:408646|Rating:4.88|View Time:8:22Minutes|Likes:2886|Dislikes:71Net-zero homes first appeared in 2007, but they are taking North America by storm. In part 1 of our Chasing Net-zero series we talk to net-zero pioneer Peter Amerongen about the amazing history of these super energy efficient solar-powered homes and Mike Turner about the secrets of building a net-zero home. Episode 78 Chasing […]

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182. Top 10 Energy Efficiency Tips for your home

182. Top 10 Energy Efficiency Tips for your home

Views:5414|Rating:4.90|View Time:7:50Minutes|Likes:101|Dislikes:2Green Energy Futures follows Jeff as he does an EnerGuide for Homes audit on Brian and Laura Finley’s 1956 home. It’s all part of assembling our Top 10 Energy Efficiency Measures for your home! Knowing where you are losing energy really helps you make good decisions about where to save energy. Come along on […]

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