Our Experience

A Trusted, Experienced Provider

Corix designs, builds and operates district energy systems. Headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Corix brings extensive related experience to the NDES at UBC.

Past sustainable energy and district energy projects include:

  • Alexandra District Energy Utility, Richmond, BC Corix currently operates the Alexandra District Energy Utility located in the Alexandra neighbourhood, near the city centre in Richmond, which provides renewable GeoExchange energy to residential, commercial and institutional units. 

  • Oval Village District Energy Utility, Richmond, BC – Corix designs, builds and operates the Oval Village district energy system serving new mixed-use communities adjacent to the Richmond Olympic Oval with heat and domestic hot water. The $30MM project commenced in December of 2014 and is currently served with 11MW of plant capacity. The project will eventually utilize a Sewer Heat Recovery system to provide over 70% of the annual energy requirement through renewable means. 

  • UniverCity Neighbourhood Utility System, Burnaby, BC – Corix is working with UniverCity, an award-winning, mixed-use community, located adjacent to Simon Fraser University, to design and install a biomass-based district energy system, the Neighborhood Utility Service (NUS), which provides heat and hot water to residents. The NUS has been operational since 2011 and currently serves over 400 residential customers.

  • Sun Rivers Golf Resort Community, Kamloops, BC – Corix designed, installed and operates a comprehensive range of utilities including ground source heating and cooling, making Sun Rivers Canada’s first GeoExchange community. 

  • Beaver Barracks, Ottawa, ON – Corix designed, installed, owns and maintains a GeoExchange loop field system and central energy plant which provides heating, cooling and domestic hot water to 247 low-cost rental units managed by Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation, a private non-profit housing organization.
Corix Dockside Green District Energy Building

Sun Rivers Golf Resort Community Welcome Sign