Posts tagged: Canada

City of Saskatoon turning trash to gas with green energy project

By Wendy Winiewski SASKATOON- One person’s trash is another person’s treasure and that phrase couldn’t be more true for the City of Saskatoon as it begins to cash in on a green energy project it began in 2011. “We’ve been operating for about 50 days,” said Saskatoon Light & Power’s Kevin Hudson, “and we make […]

The Beast solar-powered e-bike built for off-road adventure

By Nick Lavars   Since the release of its groundbreaking wireless Shadow Ebike in 2011, Canadian electric vehicle company Daymak has been toiling away looking to take its eco-friendly bike tech beyond the asphalt. The Beast is a product of around two years of development and, fitted with 8-inch thick tires and solar power battery […]

Steam Whistle Brewing — Combination Of Classic Cars and Green Energy

Steam Whistle Brewing — Combination Of Classic Cars and Green Energy (via Clean Technica) Originally published on Gas2.By Zachary Coffey What do Canadian craft brews, classic American cars, and green energy have in common? Steam Whistle Brewing, a Toronto, Canada-based craft brewery that is an exemplary model of the green revolution infiltrating… Tweet

British Columbia’s Climate Better For Solar Power Than Germany’s Or Japan’s

British Columbia’s Climate Better For Solar Power Than Germany’s Or Japan’s (via Clean Technica) Originally published on The Ecoreport. According to a provincial government study called the Potential for Solar Power in British Columbia: 2007 to 2025, BC’s climate is much more amenable to solar than either Germany’s or Japan’s. The average… Tweet

Solar Power Gets Massive Boost In Connecticut

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) — As Connecticut pushes aggressively to expand solar energy to homes across the state, few supporters are more enthusiastic than Eugene DeJoannis. The retired mechanical engineer from Manchester has long been a booster of green energy and boasts a keen interest in home energy issues. He’s now serving as a volunteer solar […]