Monthly Archives: November 2012

Ontario Approves Property Tax Based Financing for Energy Retrofits!

One of the biggest challenges to improving energy efficiency in existing homes and buildings is the upfront costs. That’s why one of our key priorities at TAF is to develop and implement new financial tools to overcome that first cost … Continue reading

Posted in Energy efficiency, General, Green finance | Tagged , , , home retrofits | 3 Comments

TAF’s GeoCities Headlined @ Ontario Geothermal Association

My opening presentation at the Ontario Geothermal Association Annual Conference focused on whether and how geoexchange can dramatically drive down greenhouse gas emissions. The basic math shows that boreholes and heat pumps can displace natural gas for heating and reduce … Continue reading

Posted in Energy efficiency, Renewable energy | Tagged geocities, geoexchange, geothermal, natural gas, , , , TRCA | 1 Comment