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June
2013
Geothermal
Geothermal in Canada: Exhibition Place

Geothermal in Canada: Exhibition Place

With occupancy scheduled to begin at Ironstone Condominiums next month, we wanted to revisit our interest in geothermal energy. In case you forgot, Ironstone will be using a state-of-the-art heating and cooling system fueled by geothermal energy.
3 Geothermal Champions

3 Geothermal Champions

We’re huge fans of geothermal energy at Davies-Smith - after all, Ironstone Condos will be using this highly efficient and sustainable energy source.
Learn all about geothermal energy in less than 2 minutes

Learn all about geothermal energy in less than 2 minutes

If you don’t know by now, Ironstone Condos will be using a state of the art heating and cooling system called geothermal energy.
Geothermal use around the world

Geothermal use around the world

In our last blog post about geothermal energy, we spoke to Giovanna Berry from The Canadian GeoExchange Coalition (CGC) and we discussed what the future looks like for geothermal here in Canada.
Q&A with a geothermal expert

Q&A with a geothermal expert

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of geothermal here at Davies Smith Developments. We’ve already covered the basics of geothermal energy and also compiled a list of 10 hot facts about it. And of course, we’re using this highly sustainable energy source for our Ironstone project in Burlington. We think that geothermal is one of...
10 hot facts about geothermal energy

10 hot facts about geothermal energy

Now that we’ve got the basics of geothermal covered, here are 10 hot facts about this highly sustainable and super clean energy source. 1) The word “Geothermal” comes from the Greek words geo (earth) and thermos (heat). So simply put, geothermal means earth heat. 2) Geothermal isn’t a new technology. In fact, geothermal systems have been around for...
A beginners guide to geothermal

A beginners guide to geothermal

Among the many remarkable features at our Ironstone Condos Building in Burlington, the one that’s received the most attention and praise is the geothermal heating and cooling system that Ironstone will be using. This energy source is clean, renewable and uber environmentally friendly and Ironstone will be one of the first buildings in Canada to...