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University of Calgary Child Development Centre SkyFire Solar Anniversary

July 22, 2021: The University of Calgary’s Child Development Centre (CDC) is notable in the engineering world for being the first ever certified LEED Platinum building in a cold climate. It is also notable for being the very first commercial scale solar project ever installed by SkyFire Energy...

June 30, 2021: Now more than ever, it is important for all of us to start having conversations about the heartbreaking discoveries from the Residential School system. It is time for us to uncover the truth, seek justice and actively pursue reconciliation. Wondering how you can play a more active role in reconciliation?

June 17, 2021: The year 2021 will be significant the world over, as the year the global community climbed from the alarming depths of an unprecedented pandemic. For all the significance of that, the year 2021 also stands tall as a turning point for SkyFire Energy as we mark 20 years in business in 2021. Let’s spend some time diving into the history of SkyFire Energy, and how we managed to survive as early adopters of solar PV technology.

June 3, 2021: We are excited to announce that we have partnered with a fellow B Corp, Vancity Community Investment Bank (VCIB), to offer solar financing to our commercial clients! VCIB now offers a new commercial solar financing program specifically for Canadian businesses and non-profits who would like to install solar on their properties.

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.