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Omineca Solar Designs signs agreement with SMPLy Mod Prefab Homes

Omineca Solar Designs has signed an agreement with SMPLy Mod Prefab Homes. SMPLy Mod is working to build sustainable, modern, practical and livable homes at an affordable price throughout Canada and the US. With offices in British Columbia, Ontario and Northwest Territories they are ready to serve you. This agreement allows SMPLy Mod to really bring the whole package to clients. Through this partnership we can now offer a truly sustainable housing solution at a truly affordable price. More about SMPLy Mod: SMPLy Mod Prefab Prototype Home...

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Solar PV PERGOLA…

Do you have a sunny backyard? Would you like to create a shaded area in the summer? What about a Timber Framed Pergola? Omineca Solar can design, engineer and build you a timber frame pergola that will provide you with valuable shade and even better FREE Electricity! Think about it? I think it only makes sense? Contact the Omineca Solar Team and we...

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Accounting for Zero

Do you want to achieve NET Zero-energy for your house or building? No more energy bills? Sounds great! You can’t achieve net-zero-energy for your home or building until you know the TOTAL energy consumed. That means including all the fuels you use. There are many ways to get to net zero-energy, but all require accounting for ALL of the loads. Since different energy sources use different counting units, they need to be converted to a useful standard. Converting to kWh is convenient as we can then determine the size of renewable energy...

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Omineca Solar is Stoked for 2012!

Omineca Solar is really excited for 2012. We had a great 2011, installing many PV and Solar Hot water systems through the Kootenay’s and the Northwest Territories. Look for some really cool new projects for...

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Omineca Solar Designs and Installs Annualized Geo Solar (AGS)

Omineca has designed and installed a Air Source Annualized Geo Solar System in New Denver, BC. The system has been designed to remove hot air from the roof system and store heat in a large thermal mass. The thermal mass will be heated through the summer months and then passively release the heat back into the living space through the cold winter months. We have installed sensors throughout the thermal mass to monitor the systems performance. Look for updates on this project as Omineca Solar has been working hard organizing and preparing to...

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Air Source Heat Pumps

No Matter what type of heating system you have in your home now, upgrading to a heat pump is possible and could save you up to 50% on your homes heating and cooling costs. AIR SOURCE Heat Pumps connect to a existing forced air ductwork, while DUCTLESS heat pumps are for homes with electric baseboards where ductwork does not exist. By integrating Heat Pump technology with a SOLAR HOT WATER system and/or a small GRID TIED PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY system, you can provide all of your homes energy needs for space heating and domestic water. Contact...

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Omineca solar team onsite at Christina Lake

6am departure from Nelson to install generator and solar panel racks at a off off grid residence in Christina Lake,BC. Pictures to...

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Omineca Solar Designs is ALIVE!

Hi All, Omineca Solar Designs is now blogging. We will be posting information about new renewable technologies, current renewable projects that Omineca Solar is working on and of course lots of pictures of oour projects. Send Omineca Solar Designs facebook messages, tweets or emails with any questions you may have about renewable energy technology or current projects. We look forward to hearing from you. Cheers, The Omineca Solar...

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Website Under Construction

Welcome to our new website! It will be undergoing some small changes, but everything you need is...

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