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    Green Energy Futures

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    Green Energy Futures

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    A Commitment To Building Energy Efficient Homes In B.C.

    A Commitment To Building Energy Efficient Homes In B.C.

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    These Students Shaped Their Town's Renewable Energy Framework

    These Students Shaped Their Town's Renewable Energy Framework

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    Community leagues in Edmonton helped start hockey programs which are now run by hockey organizations, but true to its roots Evansdale Community League now has a shop full of skates, sticks and pucks that are loaned free to people in the community. Evansdale is now solar powered! Photo David Dodge

    Solar: A community investment

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    #ClippedOnIssuu from REVOLVE #16 - SUMMER 2015

    REVOLVE #16 - SUMMER 2015 #ClippedOnIssuu

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    *A super wide view of the great room in the sea container cabin shows the hub and spoke design, the elevated water tower and the windows that make the great room a bright, open space in the cabin. Photo David Dodge, GreenEnergyFuture...

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    Earthship rising - the video story of Green Energy Futures editor, Duncan Kinney and his family building an Earthship in southern Alberta.

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    Net Zero 101. The Millcreek net-zero home features solar awnings and good passive solar design making it easy to get to net zero. Blog-Vidoe-Podcast.

    Net-zero 101: A home that gives as much energy as it receives

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    Beautiful narrow-lot infill housing reduces your energy footprint (and costs) and rejuvenates mature neighbourhoods!

    Chasing Net-Zero Through Location and Innovation

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    The incredible rise of Net Zero homes has the potential to change the energy profile of housing everywhere. Pretty amazing for an idea with a history of less than a decade!

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    Slide Show - Huff Post - Net Zero 101 - Homes that produce as much energy as they consume!

    The Rise of Net-Zero Homes

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    79. Net-zero Beautiful - Sustainability through design and location - see the amazing home of home designer Louis Pereira who built a beautiful family home on a 25-foot lot - close to schools, close to parks and close to work. We also visit the Spo'pi Solar House and Kim Gould one of the more than 100 University of Calgary students who designed and built the 2011 entry in the Solar Decathlon competition in Washington DC.

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    Introducing a People's Choice Award! Vote David Nilsson Dodge, Green Energy Futures #yeg #yyc #sustainability

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    70. Solar hot water is dead, long live domestic solar hot water by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    CKUA Podcast: 69. Laneway homes: sustainable Inner city housing that's near net zero by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud. This is the amazing story of lane homes a new way of building affordable homes in the inner city.

    69. Laneway homes: sustainable Inner city housing that's near net zero

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    68. Starland County: Solar for farmers that pays for itself in 10-13 years by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    67. Harvest Power: Turning greasy, gooey food waste into energy and compost by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    62. Energy Efficiency - how energy efficiency could save Albertans $1.5 billion by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    61. Alberta's $380 million Clean Tech Fund – where does the money go? by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    VIDEO - the electric bike is so cool, it just might be the most efficient form of urban transportation on the planet, aside from the pedal bike of course! E59: The time has come for the electric bike - YouTube

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    58. The upside of banning inefficient incandescent light bulbs in Canada by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    VIDEO - How to build a Rocket Mass Heater. It's a better burning wood stove that was inspired by the Rocket Stove, an ultra efficient little cooking stove designed to help people all over the world cook more safely and efficiently.

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    55. Green Energy Futures Gift Guide Part II by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud

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    Tetyana Chorna inside the Epcor Tower's earth tube – 19,000 litres of air per second is prewarmed in the 100-metre long concrete earth tube beneath the parkade of the building. www.greenenergyfu...

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    Get rich and save the world – A look at cleantech entrepreneurship and the MaRS Cleantech practice and fund. Tom Rand offers the four key ingredients for a successful clean tech venture that just might tap the emerging $3-4 trillion clean tech market!

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    What if solar modules were twice as efficient and even lower cost than they already are? Morgan Solar a ray of sunshine for the solar energy business.

    Morgan Solar a ray of sunshine for the solar energy business

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