This greenhouse is situated in Inveremere BC and is full of innovative technology and design that allows it to remain above zero all year long without fossil fuels. Some of the innovation includes Solar thermal infloor heating, solar PV for year-round power, earth tube air preheating, Annualized Geosolar Heat storage for seasonal thermal heat storage and transitioning, computerized venting systems and full data logging.
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About Rob Avis and Verge Permaculture:
In less than 10 years, Rob & Michelle Avis left Calgary’s oil fields and retooled his engineering career to help clients and students design integrated systems for shelter, energy, water, waste and food, all while supporting local economy and regenerating the land. He’s now leading the next wave of permaculture education, teaching career-changing professionals to become eco-entrepreneurs with successful regenerative businesses. Learn more and connect with Rob & Michelle at https://vergepermaculture.ca/