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SAGE Energy provides sales, installation and service for renewable, sustainable and electrical energy systems throughout Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and PEI. We specialize in solar and wind power applications. We can ensure that your requirements are met properly and safely.
8 12, 2015

I’m Dreaming of a Green Christmas

By |2016-11-05T11:26:59-03:00December 8th, 2015|Energy Conservation|

Instead of faux Christmas trees, energy-draining light displays, and gifts wrapped in layers of tissue, paper, ribbons, and bows, start dreaming of a green Christmas. It’s possible to celebrate the season with minimal impact to the environment – and without stripping the fa la la la la out of the festivities – by making a few eco-friendly changes to your Christmas traditions.

25 10, 2015

Phantom Loads (Wireless) – SAGE Advice #10

By |2016-04-18T14:05:04-03:00October 25th, 2015|Energy Conservation, SAGE Advice|

Thinking along the lines of our various electronic devices (and their phantom loads) used throughout the house inspired this article. Shortly before this article was written, our household switched telecom providers. With the relatively high monthly price tag involved in our subscription, I finally decided to analyze the unseen expense involved in our new telecom system: power consumption.

28 09, 2015

Renewable Energy Return on Investment: SAGE Advice #8

By |2016-04-18T14:01:40-03:00September 28th, 2015|SAGE Advice|

I love debating ‘Return on Investment’ (ROI). Many folks interested in renewable energy often ask about their return on investment when considering a potential system for their home or business. While this is certainly a valid concern there is an "apples vs oranges" aspect.

18 12, 2013

Simplify the holidays

By |2016-11-05T11:27:00-03:00December 18th, 2013|Energy Conservation|

The holidays are coming! Most people have mixed reactions to that statement! Although we usually post articles on renewable energy and energy conservation, we're taking a slightly different tack this month. In the spirit of simplifying and de-consumerizing Christmas, we submit a new SAGE challenge for the holidays this year. Take the SAGE challenge [image src="https://sage-energy.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/comic-gift-wrap.jpg" align="left"