World’s Second-Largest Carbon Market

In late September 2017, Ontario formally signed an agreement to join the Western Climate Initiative – a cap-and-trade alliance Québec and California have held since 2014 – thus creating the world’s second-largest carbon market. This cross-border partnership is a crucial component in … More info

Solar panels rebate program in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is one of the leading provinces in Canada continuing to diversify its energy portfolio by adding new forms of renewable energy to the mix. The province’s 2015 Electricity Plan: Our Electricity Future represents a long-term commitment to solar energy … More info

Ontario Announces Workplace EV Charger Incentives

There are more than 16,000 electric vehicles currently on the roads in Ontario, but only about 1,300 public chargers available. As electric vehicles become increasingly popular, the Ontario government has committed more resources to building the necessary infrastructure to meet … More info

New Net Metering Regulations in Ontario

The province of Ontario is currently working on enhancing its existing Net Metering program regulations to give customers new opportunities to generate and store renewable electricity, while lowering their electricity bills. Net metering is a billing arrangement with a local … More info

Tesla Teases Record-Breaking New Roadster at Surprise Announcement

Last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk delighted fans and put other automakers on notice with a surprise reveal of its next-gen Roadster – a vehicle which, according to the automaker, can go from zero to 60 miles an hour in … More info

What Do We Know About Tesla’s Electric Truck?

Tesla is set to unveil its electric semi truck this week, and as usual with announcements from the tech phenom, the buzz surrounding the release has reached a fever pitch. Tesla CEO Elon Musk fanned the flames when he tweeted … More info

Take a picture of your microFIT solar project and win $1,000!

Dear microFIT Owners and Solar Installers, Today we want to say “Thank You” for taking the first step, installing solar panels on your roof or ground, producing clean energy, and helping our environment! Thank you for changing this world one … More info

Solar Financing Options

With residential solar power increasing in popularity in Ontario many homeowners are seriously considering installing a solar energy system on their own homes. Although the benefits of solar energy are obvious and numerous, it is still a significant financial investment … More info

Green Energy Incentives Now Free For Ontario Homes

With an investment of $377 million dollars, the Ontario government has just launched the Green Ontario Fund, and the first incentive will be to provide free smart thermostat installations to Ontario homes. Minister for Environment and Climate Change, Chris Ballard, revealed the … More info

Do Micro-inverters Really Live Up To Expectations?

Micro-inverters are the newest solar technology available on the market and claim to increase overall solar energy system performance and energy yields. When micro-inverters were first introduced to the solar industry in the early 1990’s, they presented an exciting opportunity … More info