Building Energy-Efficient Housing in Yellowknife

Posted 2018-06-22
Category Taking Action

Since 2010, the City of Yellowknife has had a bylaw in place requiring all new homes built in the city to meet a score of 80 or above under the EnerGuide Rating System. We've put together some information related to the impact of that bylaw and the role the AEA has played in evaluating new homes in Yellowknife.

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Habitat for Humanity’s New High-Efficiency Home Ready for Move-In

In mid-December, Habitat for Humanity handed over the keys to its newest Yellowknife home—just in time for the holidays.

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A Great Evaluation of Yellowknife’s Newest Habitat for Humanity Home

We visited Yellowknife's newest Habitat for Humanity house to conduct a mid-construction evaluation under Natural Resources Canada’s EnerGuide Rating System for homes.

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Jean Marie River Home Energy Efficiency Project Update

Posted 2017-08-17
Category Taking Action

In July, the AEA’s home energy efficiency crew returned to Jean Marie River for follow-up consultations with homeowners participating in the Home Energy Efficiency Project.

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Lighting Retrofit

Posted 2015-06-24
Category Taking Action
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True Value Hardware recently received a rebate cheque from the Commercial Energy Conservation and Efficiency Program (CECEP) for installing LED lights throughout the store.

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Response to the Energy Charrette

Posted 2015-06-15
Category Taking Action

The Government of the Northwest Territories has released its response to the Energy Charrette Report.

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Solar on the Farm

Posted 2015-06-10
Category Taking Action
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The Northern Farm Training Institute is very excited to have the opportunity to host the Arctic Energy Alliance’s ‘Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Demonstration System’.

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Whati Growing Local Food

Posted 2015-06-03
Category Taking Action

Arctic Energy Alliance’s Tlicho Regional Energy Project Coordinator is helping with the Whati community garden.

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Northerners Taking Action June 2015

Posted 2015-05-29
Category Taking Action

38 Energy and dollar-wise Northerners collected a total of $14,235.52 in Energy Efficiency Incentive Program (EEIP) rebates in May, bringing the total for this fiscal year (April – March) to $21,156.14 for 56 rebates.

 

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Northerners Taking Action April 2015

Posted 2015-04-28
Category Taking Action

Here's some statistics on our programs and names of Northerners that are taking action to reduce their energy use.

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Earth Day in Inuvik

Posted 2015-04-23
Category Taking Action

Inuvik celebrated Earth Day with a partnership event between Ecology North and the Arctic Energy Alliance. 

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Commercial Energy Conservation and Efficiency Program Update

Posted 2015-04-23
Category Taking Action

With the advent of the new fiscal year, funds are once again available for Commercial Energy Conservation and Efficiency Program (CECEP) rebates.

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Northerners Taking Action March 2015

Posted 2015-04-02
Category Taking Action

Here's some statistics on our programs and names of Northerners that are taking action to reduce their energy use.

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Northerners Taking Action February 2015

Posted 2015-02-25
Category Taking Action

Here's some statistics on our programs and names of Northerners that are taking action to reduce their energy use.

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City of Yellowknife Information Sessions

Posted 2015-02-24
Category Taking Action

The City of Yellowknife is pleased to announce the second session in their series of information sessions.

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Electric Vehicle Update January

Posted 2015-02-18
Category Taking Action

The Arctic Energy Alliance is currently testing an electric vehicle, a Chevrolet Volt, to see how it performs in our sub-arctic climate.

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Walk to Tuk Team

Posted 2015-02-12
Category Taking Action

Arctic Energy Alliance is pleased to have a 10 member team for the NWT Recreation and Parks Association’s “Walk to Tuk” event. 

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Hay River Solar Thermal Domestic Hot Water System

Posted 2015-02-05
Category Taking Action

A description of a Hay River Solar Installation by our South Slave Regional Energy Project Coordinator.

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Temperature Setback at the Dehcho First Nations Building

Posted 2015-02-05
Category Taking Action

The Dehcho First Nations office has been gathering data for a couple of months using two small motor-loggers that were attached to the two oil-fired boilers.

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Water Heating in the Dehcho

In the Dehcho territory, the communities of Fort Providence and Fort Simpson participated in a pilot project taking place in several NWT communities that involved the replacement of electric water heaters with fuel-fired water heaters.  

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Winter Walk to Work Week

Posted 2015-02-02
Category Taking Action

Winter Walk to Work week is February 2nd - 6th.  Check out the prizes available!

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Keeping out Drafts in Fort McPherson

Posted 2015-01-30
Category Taking Action

The Fort McPherson Tent and Canvas has a new product that is hanging all over front doors in Fort McPherson. 

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Northerners Taking Action January 2015

Posted 2015-01-29
Category Taking Action

Here's some statistics on our programs and names of Northerners that are taking action to reduce their energy use.

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Fort Good Hope Water Heater Project

Posted 2015-01-29
Category Taking Action

Arctic Energy Alliance’s (AEA’s) Sahtu Regional Energy Project Coordinator and a Norman Wells’ Contractor traveled to Fort Good Hope recently to assess six homes that applied for the fuel fired water heater replacement project.

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Hay River New Home Builder Exceeds EnerGuide 80

Posted 2015-01-28
Category Taking Action

The Arctic Energy Alliance congratulates Wesclean Northern Sales Ltd. for achieving EnerGuide Ratings of 82 and 83 on three New Homes they recently finished building in Hay River. 

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