Drake Landing Solar Community: Okotoks

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December 2016

Drake Landing: A ray of sunshine for solar thermal energy
Source: CBC, February 15, 2016

December 2015

Stand-Out Solar Community: Drake Landing Solar Community
Source: CleanTechnica, May 7, 2015

December 2014

Okotoks neighbourhood the future of home heating?
Source: Globe and Mail, April 22, 2014

December 2013

Climate Change report published in The Globe and Mail PDF
Source: The Globe and Mail, December 9, 2013

September 2013

Drake Landing Solar Community Receives International Energy Agency Award

Minister Oliver Congratulates Drake Landing Partners for Receiving IEA Solar Award

October 2012

Canadian Solar Community Sets New World Record for Energy Efficiency and Innovation

April 2012

Korean researchers learn from Drake Landing
Source: Western Wheel, April 25, 2012

December 2011

Drake Landing wins international environmental award
Source: Western Wheel, December 2, 2011

August 2010

Solar Energy Community in Alberta Leads the Way
Source: Natural Elements Newsletter

June 2010

Drake Landing exceeding expectations; Communal energy system developing ahead
Source: Okotoks Western Wheel

Solar panels produce 80% of heating needs
Source: Calgary Herald

March 2008

Le quartier solaire d'Okotoks
Source: Radio-Canada

July 2007

Green Subdivision: Eco-friendly Alberta Suburbia Goes Solar
Source: Globe and Mail

April 2007

Must Watch This Week “Saved by the Sun” on Nova
Source: Calgary Herald

November 2006

Panel Discussion Canada Slowly Opens Doors to Solar Power
Source: The Calgary Sun

December 2005

Going for the Sun: Solar-based Communities Break Ground
Source: Calgary Herald

November 2005

Green Stars: LeBreton Flats and a Revolutionary Solar-powered Community Near Calgary are Leaders in a Drive to Smart Living
Source: The Ottawa Citizen

October 2005

Sterling Shines with Solstice
Source: The Calgary Sun

August 2005

Nu-air Plans to Create 100 Jobs After Expansion into New Plant
Source: The Chronicle-Herald

May 2005

Sun Harnessed in Project
Source: The Guardian (Charlottetown)

April 2005

Power Of The Sun: Okotoks Development To Include 52 Homes
Source: Calgary Herald

City Should Turn Attention Toward Sun
Source: The Starphoenix (Saskatoon)

D'un Soleil À L'autre - Projet De Quartier Rechauffe Par L'energie Solaire
Source: Societe Radio-Canada

Taking A Shine To New Project
Source: Calgary Sun

Shining Example Okotoks To Host Large-Scale Solar Community
Source: Calgary Sun

Canadian Press Okotoks What's Believed To Be North America's First Solar-Powered Subdivision Is Set To Be Built In Southern Alberta
Source: Medicine Hat News

Sunny Neighbourhood
Source: The Starphoenix (Saskatoon)

Solar-Powered Neighbourhood To Be Built In Southern Alberta
Source: Amherst Daily News (NS)

Solar-Powered Neighbourhood South Of Calgary Set To Bank On Sun's Energy
Source: The Whitehorse Star

March 2005

Solar Heating To Shine In Okotoks Homes
Source: Calgary Herald

Okotoks Turns Up The Heat First Solar-Powered Subdivision In North America Set To Bank On Sun's Energy
Source: Calgary Sun