Electrification Without a Service Upgrade Report

Author/Contributor: Passive House Alberta

Alberta Context: Grid connection can be an issue when trying to electrify a building in Alberta, this report was written by Passive House Alberta to explore potential steps for Mass Electrification of Deep Energy Retrofits (DER) on residential homes in Calgary, Alberta.  

This document discusses the full electrification of residential buildings in Alberta, covering aspects such as the Watt Diet, appliance swapping, load-sharing devices, and a few examples of piloted devices and applications. Single-line diagrams are provided for reference. 

The report highlights how you can retain a 100-ampere, 240-volt electrical service through retrofitting.

Read the full report at the direct link.

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