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Solar Energy Powers Canadian Homes in Winter

| Tuesday April 5th, 2005 | 0 Comments

Partially funded by the Canadian government, Drake Landing Development is building a 52-home solar powered community in freezing Alberta of all places. The solar system will harvest the sun’s rays in summer and use them to heat homes in winter. “This system significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions and demonstrates the importance of using clean, renewable energy sources,” Tommy Banks, a Canadian parliamentarian. Read more in Reuters


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