Photovoltaics

Install solar panels on commercial buildings

May 12, 2021: If you own a business or commercial real estate, you’ve probably considered investing in solar energy. Solar electricity gives your business control and stability over utility costs for at least 25 to 30 years, and in a time of increasing carbon pricing, that investment will help your business’ bottom line. Since not every commercial building is suitable for solar, we have put together a list of key factors that determine if your commercial building has great potential for a solar power installation.

May 6, 2021: Alltrade/SkyFire a Joint Venture Partnership recently completed the EPC contract to build the 13.7MWp Alberta Solar One (ABS1) solar energy project in the County of Forty Mile near Burdett, Alberta. Alberta Solar One is a ground-mounted solar array that uses Morgan Solar’s proprietary SimbaX optical film to boost the performance of the bifacial photovoltaic modules.  […]

April 22, 2021: Homeowners interested in solar energy now have a new tool they can use to execute their low carbon dreams: up to $40,000 in interest free loans administered through the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

September 7, 2018:   We can all agree that the spring and summer is the best time for solar energy production but when is the ideal time for a solar installation? Most would assume spring is the best time, however, fall and winter are actually the best time to design and install your solar project. Read on to […]

August 28, 2018: If you are building a new home or office space and want to include solar in the design plan there are a few things you need to consider. While the solar industry is primarily a retrofit business with more than 80% of solar installations occurring on existing buildings, there continues to be a steady rise […]