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2018 Edmonton Fall Home Show

October 15, 2018

Fall is in the air! We’re getting excited about the turning of the seasons, waking up to a crispness in the air, watching the brightly coloured leaves fall, and picking the last of our gardens. This fall, we are very excited to be attending the Edmonton Fall Home Show from… Read more

Coolest solar uses

Top 10 Coolest Uses of Solar Energy 2018

September 17, 2018

While we love installing solar panels, we also love seeing the new and innovative ways others are using them! Check out some of our favourite ways solar is being put to work! 1. Solar Device Charging From solar powered bobble heads, to solar powered battery packs, solar is a convenient… Read more

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City of Edmonton Solar Rebate

August 6, 2018

For this week’s blog we wanted to give a shout-out to the City of Edmonton Change Homes for Climate Solar Program. Essentially, the program offers Edmontonians an additional municipal rebate to help reduce the costs of going solar. By combining municipal and provincial solar rebates, you can save up to… Read more

Company Longevity

July 31, 2018

Longevity What do Microsoft, Apple, Colgate, Gillette, and Kleenex all have in common? No, this is not some joke or pun to start off this blog post, it’s an observation. All of these companies have been around for decades and earned our trust by creating quality products that we have… Read more

global solar

Solar – A Global Observation

July 23, 2018

Consumed by local solar events, it is easy to forget how global industry trends can also affect us. The US tariffs on the solar industry, for example, are a powerful reminder of the global economy and how closely tied we really are. With so much going on in the world… Read more

how long do solar panels last

How Long do Solar Panels Last?

July 16, 2018

How long will solar panels last? When deciding whether or not to buy and install solar panels, cost is a major factor. You want to make sure you are getting the best bang for your buck. A major part of that is the durability and reliability of your solar panels.… Read more