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Author Topic: Solar ready houses in Canada  (Read 2103 times)
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« on: July 14, 2011, 11:27:27 PM »

British Columbia has a scheme whereby new houses have to be built 'ready' for solar thermal to be fitted. Each town has to sign up for the legislation individually.

official press release: p
and a blog:

Be nice if we had something equivalent here!

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« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2011, 01:05:21 AM »

Our local council (Kingston upon Thames)requires new builds to have solar water heating installed if you are to get planning permission if they have a suitable roof. A bit ahead of our Canadian friends!


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