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Jayman solar homes construction sustainability

May 19, 2021: Dave Krasman, Jayman BUILT’s Director of Corporate Purchasing, was there when leadership of the company first began to envision a standard for environmentally conscious building practices. He spoke with us to share insights about how Jayman got to the remarkable place it’s at: leading the nation in sustainable building practices, not to mention occupying a critical role in the Alberta home building landscape.

Install solar panels on commercial buildings

May 12, 2021: If you own a business or commercial real estate, you’ve probably considered investing in solar energy. Solar electricity gives your business control and stability over utility costs for at least 25 to 30 years, and in a time of increasing carbon pricing, that investment will help your business’ bottom line. Since not every commercial building is suitable for solar, we have put together a list of key factors that determine if your commercial building has great potential for a solar power installation.

May 6, 2021: Alltrade/SkyFire a Joint Venture Partnership recently completed the EPC contract to build the 13.7MWp Alberta Solar One (ABS1) solar energy project in the County of Forty Mile near Burdett, Alberta. Alberta Solar One is a ground-mounted solar array that uses Morgan Solar’s proprietary SimbaX optical film to boost the performance of the bifacial photovoltaic modules.  […]

Solar government grants

May 3, 2021: $1.5 billion has been committed to support community buildings to stay resilient and carbon neutral into the future. A significant part of the program’s mandate is to elevate such spaces to provide access for underserved communities with higher needs, especially Indigenous communities.

April 22, 2021: Homeowners interested in solar energy now have a new tool they can use to execute their low carbon dreams: up to $40,000 in interest free loans administered through the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).