13 07, 2018

New Solar Rebate Program for Nova Scotia Homeowners

By |2019-08-01T16:11:09-03:00July 13th, 2018|Renewable Energy, SAGE Advice|

*Updated May 2019* Nova Scotia homeowners can be eligible for up to $8500 rebate for their solar PV installs through the SolarHomes program by Efficiency NS. What does it mean for you, and how can you take advantage of it for your own home or cottage?

12 03, 2018

‘I’ve got the sun above me’: How to power your home with renewable energy

By |2019-08-01T16:11:09-03:00March 12th, 2018|Renewable Energy|

The article below is taken from the full article written by CBC News' Richard Woodbury and published online on Feb 25, 2018. We encourage readers to follow the link to the full article as we think it's a great reference point, and follow the links contained if further interested. Of course the fact that our own

18 10, 2017

Grid-tied Solar in Nova Scotia

By |2017-10-24T21:29:11-03:00October 18th, 2017|Blog, Services|

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 solar installations in NS are subject to Nova Scotia Power's Enhanced Net