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B.C. partners with industry on energy efficiency at Delta greenhouse

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-18 Fri 12:27

Changes to a Delta greenhouse will help grow vegetables using about half the amount of natural gas to heat the facility, lowering its carbon footprint, increasing its energy efficiency and supporting a clean economy. “By working together with B.C. growers, we’re investing in more sustainable ways to…

CAN (QC): New cost-effective rate offering for greenhouse growers

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-14 Tue 10:19

Hydro-Québec has filed an application with the Régie de l’énergie regarding a new rate offering to support the development of the Québec greenhouse industry. The application provides for a rate of 5.59¢ per kilowatthour (kWh) for photosynthetic lighting and space heating to raise crops, available to all…