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Greenhouses are just one sector where efforts to reduce energy consumption are underway.

Alberta producers tap into energy management program

There have been more than 400 applications in Alberta for the Growing Forward 2 
On-Farm Energy Management Program

Across Alberta, agricultural producers are using new ideas and emerging technology to reduce their energy consumption. For greenhouse operators in Alberta’s challenging climate, managing energy costs is an issue of the highest importance. At Broxburn Vegetables, which operates a three-acre greenhouse growing peppers, tomatoes and cucumbers near Lethbridge, owner Paul de Jonge has tried a […] Read more