Chief Geologist, Craig Dunn of Borealis GeoPower speaks to Greenhouse Canada Magazine for their article Energized CropsBeing Fuelled by Alternative Heat Sources. Craig discuss how geothermal is an accessible and affordable method of heating greenhouses to produce local food with a reduced carbon footprint throughout Canada. In particular, the Canadian North could greatly benefit from greenhouses heated by geothermal due to the increased thermal gradient and poor food security. Dunn also mentions the opportunities for waste heat from oil & gas wells.
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