Off-Grid Living

Off-Grid Living

What does it mean to go off-grid? Think off-grid living is just for backcountry camps or hillbillies? Think again! (While you’re doing your research, you should also check out this gorgeous concept cottage by Solterre Designs, right here in Nova Scotia.) The...
Grid-tied Solar in Nova Scotia

Grid-tied Solar in Nova Scotia

What is grid-tied solar? Grid-tied, on-grid, utility-interactive, grid intertie and grid backfeeding are all terms used to describe the same concept – a solar system that is connected to the utility power grid. A wind energy system can also be grid-tied. Grid-tied...