Off-grid Power

November’s Newsletter

August 6th, 2015|

Holiday Gift Ideas, New Resource Material and Customer Features   Our November Newsletter is out! Read on to see the renewable installations that we've been doing for municipalities like Campbell River, homeowners like the Nessmans and view a photo gallery of one of our recent residential PV installations to get a look at the inside [...]

We’re Amongst the Top 40 Under 40 in the Comox Valley!

August 6th, 2015|

We're honoured to have received recognition this year with the Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce's inaugural Top 40 Under 40 awards. We're in great company, with a lot of fantastic businesses and individuals in the community. It was a fun evening during the awards reception, at the Crown Isle Resort, meeting everyone and hearing a [...]

Our New Resource Material

August 6th, 2015|

Have you viewed our new Resources page yet? We have now posted up Terratek's quarterly e-newsletter  as well as printable PDFs of frequently requested renewable energy topics from homeowners, municipalities and commercial retailers. Browse our electronic resource material, read online or print off what you need for reference: from "What Solar Hot Water Can Do [...]

The Sept Newsletter Featuring New Solar Colwood Incentive!

August 6th, 2015|

Wow, time flies! Terratek Energy Inc. is celebrating our five year anniversary this year - we've been working hard and we're busier than ever. We'd like to take a few minutes to share some insights about the changes we're seeing in the renewable energy sector. A lot has happened since we began. For instance, we've [...]

Getting Solar Power For Your Home Is Easier Than You Think

August 6th, 2015|

There’s nothing better than a local business story. The founders of Terratek are a pair from Courtenay, BC named Scott and Landon. In 2004, Terratek was born out of the need for solar installers in the Comox Valley. Since then, Terratek has completed hundreds of residential jobs, over 30 schools and commercial projects like greening [...]

Editorial Cartoon on Energy Security

August 6th, 2015|

Adrian Raeside, Times Colonist

Is Renewable Energy Affordable? … an ongoing discussion

August 6th, 2015|

You Cannot Afford Alternative Energy - Or Can You? By Peter Ronald - BCSEA A recent Vancouver Sun story, featuring quotes from me as a BCSEA spokesperson, ran under the headline “Few B.C. homeowners eager to convert to solar electricity.” The Victoria Times Colonist also ran the story under the headline “Alternate energy too expensive.” [...]

Government of Canada invests in innovative firm: Day4 Energy Inc.

August 6th, 2015|

Canada's Economic Action Plan strengthens the economy and helps Vancouver businesses grow July 22, 2010 — Vancouver, British Columbia The Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State for Democratic Reform and Member of Parliament for Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), today announced contributions of $496,000 to [...]

Solar Powered Eco-Bus A Fixer Upper – The Cowichan Carbon Busters are creating a virtual tour van

August 6th, 2015|

A solar powered eco-bus is in development under the guidance of Peter Nix, a Carbon Buster spokesman. The vehicle, that includes both a solar photovoltaic system, solar hot water and a wind turbine on the roof, was purchased by Nix with the vision of turning it into a virtual tour van with displays for all [...]