Posts Tagged: Reduce Greenhouse Emissions

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 »

A Made-in-Ontario Environment Plan

Made in Ontario Enviroment Plan

The Ontario Government has Introduced a Made-in-Ontario Environment PlanThis plan will result in:- increased investment in Canada’s clean technology sector. – support for and continuing to uphold renewable energy-cost competitiveness in Ontario. – more jobs in the skilled trades. – increased investments in clean technology. – reduced emissions and energy bills.Solar Energy is a Critical… Read more »

Buying an Electric Car?

Solar Powered Chevy Volt

Why not go completely Green and power it with the Sun?Even an electric car has a carbon foot-print. When you plug your car in overnight, there is a power plant somewhere producing electricity to recharge your car. Most power plants in Ontario are nuclear, coal or natural gas. If you have solar panels installed on… Read more »

Geothermal-10 Myths

WaterFurnace

Geothermal (heating, air conditioning and hot water) provides comfortable heating and cooling for your home by using the below the surface temperature of the earth. Outdoor temperatures can fluctuate wildly from season to season. The temperature just 4 to 6 feet below the earth’s surface remains relatively constant throughout the year. A geothermal system utilizes… Read more »

Home on 129 Acres

Home on 129 Acres - Solar Panels

A Hayter Group Cambridge area customer is a blogger. Julia’s blog about rural life is entitled ‘Home on 129 Acres’. Julia has several posts about their decision to buy solar panels in 2014. They chose The Hayter Group for the installation. She discusses their experience and gives details of the revenue produced by their panels… 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 »