Projects

200 MW Geothermal Power (Tecto Energy)

Tecto Energy is an energy resource development company that was established to explore and develop renewable energy resources and technologies in Canada and abroad. The company has acquired a major geothermal concession in Canada with the potential to produce several hundreds of megawatts of renewable power in British Columbia. Geothermal power technology is mature, clean […]

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14 MW Small Hydropower (Tecto Energy)

Tecto Energy is planning on developing a 14 MW small hydropower project on Lyon Creek in British Columbia (in the Kootenay region). For this project, we conducted feasibility assessments to evaluate power generation potential, economics, and a regulatory and environmental study along with a comprehensive hydrological assessment to determine the life-cycle energy potential of the […]

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Westcoast Vegetables

The Westcoast Vegetables and Westcoast Produce greenhouse operation is located in Delta, British Columbia. With a total of 36 acres of under-the-glass greenhouse, the facility consists of two side-by-side greenhouses and is a significant producer of cucumbers and peppers in the province. Considering the energy costs and its volatility, most Canadian greenhouse growers presently search […]

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Houweling’s Tomatoes

Houweling’s Tomatoes started growing hydroponic greenhouse tomatoes in 1985 with a 2.5-hectare facility in Delta, B.C., and has since expanded its growing operation to 20 hectares (50 acres) today. The facility grows eight kinds of tomatoes that range from large tomatoes-on-the-vine to strawberry tomatoes. Canadian greenhouses are commonly very energy intensive, and most of the consumed […]

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Delta View Farms

The Delta View Farms Operation (a tomato growing greenhouse) located in Delta, B.C., is one of the major producers of greenhouse crops in Canada. Greenhouses commonly supply their energy and CO2 demands from separate sources; heat is produced through boilers, CO2 is either purchased or generated by locally burning natural gas, and the power is purchased through […]

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Lynn Valley Care Centre

Lynn Valley Care Centre is one of Metro-Vancouver’s state-of-the-art geriatric facilities dedicated to providing a wide range of care programs and services to 200 residents. The Centre uses a 150 kW hybrid geothermal and solar system, which is designed and developed by Carnotech Energy Engineers. For this project, we conducted a feasibility study, detailed engineering […]

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Fairfield Propagators

Fairfield Propagators is a large (11 acre) floricultural (lily and chrysanthemum) facility in Chilliwack, British Columbia. Carnotech Energy has conducted a comprehensive energy assessment and alternative energy resource study for the greenhouse facility with the objective of reducing its energy costs and enhancing long-term energy sustainability. As part of the energy assessment project, we conducted […]

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The Chapman Creek Hatchery

The Chapman Creek Hatchery is a fish hatchery operation in Sechelt, Sunshine Coast, B.C., dedicated to sustaining and building salmon and trout stocks in local waterways, and facilitating public education regarding salmonid habitat and life cycles. Carnotech Energy conducted a feasibility study along with detailed engineering design of a 5KW micro hydropower and 20kW geothermal […]

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