Toronto’s new power houses

At a growing number of condos, solar and geothermal energy runs everything from garbage chutes to elevators

On April 8, CanREA spoke with the National Post about the growing amount of solar energy being incorporated into condos as awareness to reduce our carbon footprint increases. An excerpt:
“According to Nicholas Gall, director of distributed energy resources at the Canadian Renewable Energy Association, recent interest in solar-powered condominiums has been “tremendous,” being driven, he says, “by people who are interested in reducing their carbon footprint. One of the things you’re increasingly seeing is integrating solar with onsite electric vehicle (EV) charging, which is going to become a standard amenity in the coming years.”

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