Guelph Renewable Energy Co-operative’s First Project is Online!

By: Our Power

In this guest blog, Options for Green Energy chats with Evan Ferrari to find out more about GRECo’s new solar project. 

The first of two projects by Guelph Renewable Energy Co-operative (GRECo) is now complete! The 110 kWp structure located at 2 Airpark Place in Guelph is up and running.  A second 300 kWp project at 218 Silvercreek Parkway is under construction and expected to be completed later this summer.  We spoke to Evan Ferrari to learn more about GRECo and the projects.

Evan has been involved in renewables and conservation since the 1970’s when he founded a water-pumping windmill project in Tanzania, Africa.  Since then he has worked for a number of organizations including SolarG Inc, Community Energy Partnerships Program and Windshare in various capacities.  He is currently Executive Director at eMERGE Guelph and the Chair of the Board for Guelph Renewable Energy Co-operative. …Read more at the Options blog.