Posts Tagged: Farmers

Small Business Energy-Saving Rebates

The Federal Government has announced a new program funded by the Carbon Tax to help small business become more energy efficient. The Climate Action Incentive Fund (CAIF) will provide refunds up to 25% of the cost of new energy-saving equipment. The maximum funding per applicant is $250,000. Small and medium-sized businesses with less than 500… Read more »

Geothermal Heating Pays off for Local Chicken Farm

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In 2006, The Hayter Group was approached by a Lambton County, Ontario chicken farm looking to double the size of their operation. They were operating a 32,000 square foot barn that was heated by a radiant in-floor system and natural gas fired boilers. In Canada, the chicken you are serving for dinner was likely raised… Read more »

Geothermal Funding for Farmers

Government Funding for Farm Geothermal Installations

Growing Forward Geothermal Funding Funding is now available for farmers to convert heating and cooling systems for their production facilities to geothermal. The Government funding initiative is intended to lower greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural operations. Up to 35% of your new geothermal system cost can be funded for approved projects. The maximum available funding… Read more »