Friday, October 21, 2011 RV PRO By: RV PRO Staff The following list is the new board of directors for 2011-2012: President William (Bill) D. Burnett from Trailblazer RV Centre in Nisku, Alberta; Vice President Kyle Redmond from Bucars RV Centre in Balzac, Alberta; Treasurer Marty Vellner from Vellner Leisure Products in Red Deer, Alberta;
Thursday, October 20, 2011 The Wall Street Journal By Josh Beckerman Things the car and RV industries have in common include an abundance of private equity interest and a recovery from dismal times a few years ago. Where they differ is that RVs haven’t had a high-profile revival icon to match Eminem, but we think Alexander Payne
Camp worry-free with solar power Friday, February 20, 2009 Calgary Sun – RV Living Nicole McLaws Harnessing the sun’s power is fast becoming a trend for homeowners. But RVers can take advantage of that big ball of gas in the sky, as well. In fact, Doug Grafton, regional manager of Central Canada for Carmanah Technologies,
Tuesday, April 8, 2008 Modern Contractor Solutions Anthony Tisot “For power onsite or on the road, a truck-based inverter system can provide a versatile source of high-quality electricity, wherever you need it. Whether you need power inside the vehicle for a phone charger or laptop PC, or an external outlet for drills, sanders, grinders and
Wednesday, March 19, 2008 Ontario Trucking News Anthony Tisot “Today’s drivers have more ways than ever to help maintain comfort and effectiveness over long hauls. Compact kitchen appliances, entertainment gear, and mobile office equipment can help make a long-distance hauler into a home away from home, but powering all this onboard gear can be a
EARLYBIRD SHOW OPENS TODAY AT TRADEX IN ABBOTSFORD Thursday, February 1, 2007 Peter Wilson As February dawns and British Columbians begin to think about hitting the highway, they can take a gander at more than 200 RVs today in Abbotsford at the opening of the four-day 2007 Earlybird RV Show & Sale. Organizers estimate that
Monday, January 8, 2007 Electronic Engineering Times NEC Display Solutions of America Inc. claims to be the ‘first’ company to offer a solar-powered system for use in all its monitors. The company partnered with renewable-energy technology manufacturer Carmanah Technologies Corp. for the energy solution. The solar-powered system produces about 293kWh of electricity per year, or 800W
Sunday, January 7, 2007 Treehugger.com by Lloyd Alter, Toronto Coming soon to every Treehugger’s desk: the solar powered monitor. NEC has teamed up with Canada’s Carmanah Technologies to offer a solar powered system for its entire line of monitors. “Using solar power not only significantly reduces electricity costs, but it also reduces environmentally harmful emissions.