Our Services | Terratek - Vancouver Island and Vancouver area, BC

By: Terratek  09-12-2011
Keywords: Renewable Energy

Our Services | Terratek - Vancouver Island and Vancouver area, BC

TerraTek is your local dealer and distributor for premium residential and commercial renewable energy products.

TerraTek offers a complete range of services from design, consulting, through to installation & integration. We provide renewable energy solutions for both grid-tied and off-grid systems, for daily and back-up purposes.

By using a combination of technologies, we can tailor a system to meet the needs of your project.  Our answer to helping you reduce your carbon emissions and become more energy efficient includes our selection of exclusive products; an experienced and knowledgeable staff; and a creative approach to your energy and design challenges.

Our mission is to provide energy security and reduction in energy costs to customers by using conservation techniques as well as production from renewable, non polluting sources.  TerraTek is an open-minded and creative company with a flexible approach to project initiation in the renewable energy sector.  We take pride in our quality of work and the services we provide, and offer all of our customers a one-year workmanship guarantee on any company installation.

Our service area includes Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland & Fraser Valley, the Sunshine Coast and the Gulf & Discovery Islands.

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Keywords: Renewable Energy

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