World News: 21:20 GMT Tuesday 3rd December 2019. [SHARC International Systems Inc. via Globe Newswire via SPi World News]
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- is pleased to announce that the Company is to deploy a SHARC™ Energy Systems’ Piranha T10 Heating/Cooling system () into ELLA (), a new 45-unit residential development in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Trillium Projects Management Ltd. () will oversee construction of ELLA on behalf of GN Holdings Limited Partnership (). ELLA is located at the corner of Grant and Nanaimo Streets in Vancouver’s Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood.
The Piranha T10 HC will provide all the domestic hot water and heating energy at a 500% efficiency recovered from the wastewater flow from the 45 suites and will provide air conditioning for the lobby and common areas of the building. The Piranha T10 HC uses the very same energy every day and the cycle of use and re-use goes on in perpetuity within the building, saving the occupants money while reducing their carbon footprint by more than 50 tonnes of CO per year.
Province of British Columbia's Ministry of Energy Mines and Petroleum Resources has granted an exemption to ELLA through an application process of the Commercial New Construction Program (). Construction projects like ELLA that choose to save energy and lower greenhouse gas emissions, may apply for assistance under CleanBC, which is funded by the Province of British Columbia and the Government of Canada under the .
Matt Ilich, Vice President Development at GN Holdings, commented, “We are extremely proud and excited to introduce the Piranha into ELLA as a near net zero building into our portfolio of developments, and we expect the SHARC systems to become widely adopted by the development and construction community.”
Lynn Mueller, CEO, SHARC Energy Systems, commented, "We are very excited to be working with Trillium and with the deployment of the SHARC energy system at ELLA, the management team at Trillium embraced the idea seeing immediate benefit for the new homeowners and to the environment.”
Trillium is building ELLA on behalf of GN Holdings Limited Partnership.
Trillium is a Vancouver-based construction and project management company. Over the past 20 years, members of the team have developed over one billion dollars of real estate ranging from townhomes and condominiums to senior assisted dwellings and custom homes.
Trillium prides itself on strong relationships built both within the industry and their client base. Trillium provides years of experience, having worked for some of the most prominent real estate developer and construction management companies in the region.
Further information about Trillium Projects is available on their website at .
The ELLA development will consist of studio apartments and 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom residences. The Piranha T10 HC will recover energy that is typically lost and reuse it. Not only will ELLA do its part to help the environment, each homeowner will save in energy costs without changing the habits of their daily life.
At the corner of Vancouver’s Grant and Nanaimo Streets, ELLA is a family-oriented community full of old-world charm and thriving local family-run businesses. It is one of the last remaining pockets of Vancouver with genuine, honest character and neighbours who wave to say hello. ELLA will be equipped with amenities catering to convenience and connectivity and features a co-working hub with high-speed Wi-Fi which by night transforms into an expansive indoor/outdoor lounge and terrace, a pet-washing station, a secure smart parcel delivery system, and a bike service station.
Further information about ELLA development is available on their website at .
SHARC International Systems Inc. is a world leader in thermal heat recovery. SHARC™ technology systems recycle thermal energy from wastewater, generating one of the most energy efficient and economical systems for heating, cooling & hot water preheating for commercial, residential and industrial buildings. SHARC is publicly traded in Canada (CSE: SHRC), the United States (OTCQB: INTWF) and Germany (Frankfurt: IWIA).
Further information about the Company is available on our website at or under our profile on SEDAR at .
Jamie HylandSHARC International Systems Inc.Telephone: (604) 442-2425Email:
Globe Newswire: 21:20 GMT Tuesday 3rd December 2019
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