MGEA News

Geothermal Conference

Our Geothermal Conference, originally scheduled for April 9, 2020 has been postponed. Visit our conference page to signup for email notifications as new information becomes available. Read More»

Efficiency Manitoba – Heat Pump Program – Virtual Information Session

Efficiency Manitoba is inviting all MGEA members to attend a virtual information session on July 27, 2021 @ 7pm regarding upcoming residential and commercial incentives for ground source heat pumps. Read More»

Permitting for Residential Geothermal Installations

On May 4, 2021, in partnership with MEIA, we provided a live demonstration on the process of how to fill out MGEA permits. As the event has already occurred, you can watch the recorded event here. Read More»

2021 Annual Membership Drive

The annual membership drive for the January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021 membership term has begun; membership renewal and application forms are now available for download. Read More»

Online IGSHPA Accredited Installer Course

Geothermal Incentives in Manitoba

Find out about incentives available to Manitobans for geothermal systems; to qualify, installation must be performed by an accredited installer member of the MGEA who is in good standing. Additionally, there is no property tax on geothermal systems in Manitoba. Read More»

RST on Ground Loop Systems

Manitoba Taxation: As a result of consultation with contractors that supply and install geothermal ground loop systems, an optional method which simplifies the application of retail sales tax (RST) is being provided. Read More»

Recent Geothermal News

Read more on this news post for recent geothermal news around Manitoba and NYC. Read More»

Commercial Geothermal Program Changes (Manitoba Hydro)

Manitoba Hydro has provided financial incentives for geothermal heat pump systems to commercial businesses for over a decade. Effective February 15, 2016, the program will administer a change to double incentives for retrofit installations of geothermal heat pump systems. Read More»