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Forget a dark Earth Hour – Boyd Solar lights up the night


March 25, 2010
By Anthony Capkun

mt_ignoreBoyd Solar is lighting up Earth Hour this year. The company generates 100% of its power from solar and wind (since 2001, in fact). Boyd Solar is a Canadian innovator, designer, producer, user and installer of solar electric and thermal collection systems. With the renewable energy it installs, Boyd Solar is making a real, tangible impact on carbon reduction and clean energy.

INVITATION

Boyd Solar invites you to swing by for a tour of its new shop this
Saturday night, March 27 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. This Zero-Emission
building possesses no backup/secondary heat source, using only energy
from the sun to support operations.

“For years we have jokingly called our lighting ‘recycled sunshine’
which is, of course, over-simplified,” remarked company president, Sean
Lougheed, adding that the power Boyd produces not only powers the
lights, “but machinery and computers as well”, and produces no
emissions.

CLICK HERE for Boyd Solar.

(Thanks for sending this along, Erhard!)