Energy savings from top to bottom. No matter how you heat. Get custom advice and up to thousands of dollars in incentives. The Total Home Energy Savings Program offers money back on efficiency upgrades on everything from insulation and air-sealing to high efficiency central heating systems to windows, doors, and more. Lower your energy bills Increase comfort Help the environment …

Innovative Leaders in Geothermal Solutions

GEOSMART ENERGY   VIEW BROCHURE     Innovative Leaders in Geothermal Solutions As commercial business and private citizens in developed nations lay hold of an ever-increasing stance in the progression of corporate responsibility it bodes extremely well for the enrichment of the renewables sector. Canadian enterprises such as GeoSmart Energy of Cambridge, Ontario are leading the way with innovative, cutting-edge …

Ontario Energy Board

Electricity prices are dropping again on July 1

Electricity prices are dropping again on July 1 The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) today announced that electricity prices will go down on July 1. These reductions flow from the government’s Fair Hydro Plan, and apply to different customers in different ways depending on how they buy their electricity. Thursday, June 22, 2017     For residential and small business customers …

Natural gas rates rising for Union Gas, Enbridge customers

The Canadian Press  Published Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:57PM EDT  Natural gas rates are going up April 1 for customers in Ontario, particularly for those served by Union Gas. The Ontario Energy Board approved rate increases for Union Gas that will see the average customer in the north west pay an extra $50.30 a year, an increase of $40.76 for …

Ontario Cutting Electricity Bills by 25 Per Cent

  NEWS Office of the Premier     Ontario Cutting Electricity Bills by 25 Per Cent System Restructuring Delivers Lasting Relief to Households Across Province March 2, 2017 9:40 A.M.   Ontario is lowering electricity bills by 25 percent on average for all residential customers as part of a significant system restructuring that will address long-standing policy challenges and ensure …


Lower Hydro Rates in Ontario

NEWS Office of the Premier     Households and Small Businesses Across Ontario to Benefit from Lower Hydro Bills Single-Largest Reduction to Electricity Rates in Ontario’s History March 14, 2017 10:00 A.M.   Premier Kathleen Wynne was in Barrie today to discuss how Ontario’s Fair Hydro Plan will lower electricity rates for households and small businesses by an average of …

Quebec RenoVert Tax Incentive

Quebec RénoVert 20% Tax Credit, Rénoclimat and ChauffezVert Incentives

On March 18, 2016 the Government of Quebec announced the rollout of the RénoVert Tax Credit. The RénoVert program is a refundable tax credit for eco-friendly home renovations that is intended for individuals who have a qualified contractor carry out recognized eco-friendly renovation work on their principal place of residence or a winterized cottage they normally occupy. The amount of the tax credit …

COP 5.0

New, more efficient heat pumps require longer loop systems

By Stan Marco, GeoSmart Energy

Over the past few years, thousands of geothermal heat pump systems have been installed across Canada responding to the demand for more cost-effective, energy efficient and renewable heating and cooling solutions for home and business.

Geothermal energy a cheaper option

By Ryan Jahnke, Thermo Source (as published in the The Detroit News, Opinion Editorials)
February 16, 2013 at 1:00 am

The state of Michigan has taken a great step in encouraging wind farms, solar arrays and biodiesel, but is missing out on another tremendous source of renewable energy: Geothermal. Unlike your typical renewable energy systems, geothermal is an energy conservation measure that utilizes free, constant and continuous temperature stored naturally in the ground to provide the most energy-efficient form of comfort heating, comfort cooling, domestic hot water and even refrigeration. When compared to typical fossil fuel furnaces and air conditioners, geothermal systems can provide energy savings of up to 60 percent.