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Our Edmonton Sponsors!


Gold Sponsors
The City sponsors the Eco-Solar Tour as part of their Change for Climate.
Change for Climate

Epcor
Epcor


Silver Sponsors
A De Waal home is a home for life.
De Waal Developments

Butterwick Group
Butterwick Group

 

Landmark Homes.
Landmark Homes

Always there, anywhere
ATCO

Habitat-Studio built the first net zero homes in Edmonton and has been part of the Eco-Solar tour for 16 years.
Habitat Studio


Bronze Sponsors
Rosecrest has been building energy efficient homes in Edmonton for over 30 years.
Rosecrest Homes

Skyfire has installed some of the largest and most complex photovoltaic systems in Western Canada.
Skyfire Energy

Your Power, Our Future.
Effect Homes

Your Power, Our Future.
Solar Society of Alberta

Thanks to UCE for meeting and storage space.
Unitarian Church of Edm

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!


Gold Sponsors

The City sponsors the Eco-Solar Tour as part of their Change for Climate. Change for Climate is a call to all Edmontonians to take action on climate change and work together to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. Discover the best ways to take action by visiting changeforclimate.ca and join the movement. You will also learn about available rebates and incentives such as the City's $400 rebate against an EnerGuide home evaluation.


EpcorEpcor is the electrical distribution company for the City of Edmonton - we work with customers, consultants, and installers to connect new solar micro-generation systems throughout the City. EPCOR also employs a 124.4kW solar micro-generation system at its Hugh J. Bolton Service Centre.

 


4Elements Modern home construction has changed substantially in recent years, and with it, so have expectations. Energy efficiency, quiet operation, clean, fresh indoor air, and sustainable fixtures and finishes are quickly becoming standards across the industry. Educated home buyers are increasingly demanding more from their homes and their builders. With our team's experience in architectural design, and with 10 years of consulting with Alberta's biggest builders, 4 Elements is uniquely qualified to provide consultation, support, education, and verification for today's high performance sustainable homes.

 



Silver Sponsors

A DeWaal home is a home for life.Combining elegance and efficiency. DeWaal Developments pride ourselves in engaging our clients and supporting them through the process of designing and building their dream home. We have two decades of design and construction experience in Europe and N. America. Our homes boast unparalleled value, innovative designs, custom details, client support, and energy efficiency. A DeWaal home is a home for life.


Butterwick GroupThe Butterwick group is a builder and renovator based out of Edmonton, AB. We offer integrated design & construction management services in the residential housing market. We believe that with using Passive House building methods on all our projects they can be developed to or near a Net Zero Energy level of performance. Our team has been an integral part many high performance building projects in Alberta. Utilizing our experience from multiple projects of highly energy efficient buildings, we deliver highly energy efficient, healthy, comfortable buildings with minimal environmental impact.


Landmark's goal is to produce all Net Zero Energy homes by the end of 2015The vision of Landmark Group of Builders is to be a major North American housing solutions provider recognized for sustainability and for leading a revolution in the industrialization of housing construction. Landmark Group has grown to be one of Alberta's largest builders having crafted over 11,000 homes. Its first home was built in 1977. The industry has evolved dramatically over the last three and a half decades, and Landmark Group of Builders has often been at the forefront of its most significant innovations. Current standards include EnerGuide rated homes (averaging EnerGuide 82+), Built Green certification and a standard package of energy efficient technologies.


 ATCO is committed to exploring new opportunities in the natural gas energy market which include innovative and sustainable solutions like Combined Heat and Power (CHP). Visit our upgraded showhome on the tour this year (in partnership with Brookfield Residential, SAIT and Western Economic Diversification) that showcases an energy efficient microCHP and integrated heating system. We're taking advantage of the natural gas value chain to produce electricity and capture the wasted heat from the electricity production to provide clean, reliable energy in a home that is designed to produce as much electricity as it consumes in a year. As Alberta focuses on efficient alternatives to energy delivery, so do we.


We build your vision.Habitat Studio is Canada's leader in the design and construction of net zero energy homes. For the past 27 years our core values have driven us to excel at what we do, in designing and building custom energy efficient homes. Every unique design is sculpted with a passion for perfection and performance. Habitat Studio has built numerous net zero energy single family, multi family homes, and even a church. Almost every home is, if nothing else, net zero ready. Our homes are of the highest possible energy efficiency, designed to wrap around your needs and tastes, of exceptional comfort, the highest quality and durability, low maintenance and of course meet your budget. We are "Building your vision." Have a look for yourself at www.habitat-studio.com



Bronze Sponsors

Rosecrest has been building energy efficient homes in Edmonton for over 30 years.Rosecrest Homes limits the number of homes it builds from 6 to 10 homes per year to maximize quality and attention to detail. All Rosecrest Homes are built under the 'Built Green Program'. Our Enermax homes have all been certified with Energuide ratings from 87 to 91, and are certified 'Built Green Platinum'. Rosecrest's designs have been recognized as 'outstanding' for large estate homes as well as modest family homes. As true custom builders, we have total flexibility to accommodate our customer's needs and wants, as long as all of our homes have some level of 'Built Green'.


Skyfire has installed some of the largest and most complex photovoltaic systems in Western Canada.SkyFire Energy has completed more than 700 grid tied solar electric systems since 2001 including many of the largest and most complex PV systems in Western Canada. Our staff includes Professional Engineers, Certified Photovoltaic Technicians and CSA Construction Electricians Solar PV Systems Certified. SkyFire Energy is an employee-owned, Certified B Corporation, a member of the exclusive Amicus solar co-operative and a Tesla Powerwall Certified Installer.


It's about more than a house - it's about the way you choose to live.Effect Home Builders seamlessly blend energy efficiency with design excellence. After all, no one said that a green home needs to be obvious. After thorough planning and drawing on innovative solutions, you'll live in an environmentally friendly, well-designed home that you won't find anywhere else. To build refined, energy efficient homes, we position ourselves in the forefront of practical green solutions. We are constantly researching innovative practices so we can provide you with practical, forward-thinking solutions.


Che Power StructuresChe Power Structures Corp. develops architecturally beautiful, building integrated solar roofs, solar studios, and solar garages. Replace electric utility payments with home equity investments; increase the value of your property, while decreasing its cost of ownership.


SESA is your resource for solar energy in Alberta.The Solar Energy Society of Alberta (SESA) was formed in 1991 to advance the awareness, understanding and use of solar energy as well as other renewable energy and conservation technologies. We are located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. SESA is a non-profit, educational organization, which serves as a resource for government, educational institutions and the public at large. SESA hosts the Solar Trade Show, seminars, workshops, classes, exhibitions, and provides a solar technology demonstration trailer for public events in the Northern Alberta area.


We respect the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a partThe Eco-Solar Home Tour thanks the Unitarian Church of Edmonton for providing meeting and storage space. The Unitarian Church of Edmonton is a liberal religious, multi-generational congregation: We celebrate a rich mosaic of free-thinking, spiritually-questing individuals joined in common support and action. We welcome diversity, pursue the common good, and work for justice. We believe in the compassion of the individual heart, the warmth of community, and the search for meaning in our lives.  

 


Our Calgary Sponsors!


Gold Sponsors
4Elements
4Elements


Bronze Sponsors
Skyfire has installed some of the largest and most complex photovoltaic systems in Western Canada.
Skyfire Energy

Che Power Structures
Che Power Structures

Your Power, Our Future.
Solar Society of Alberta