Capture Price of Solar vs Wind in Alberta

Positive correlation between Alberta hourly pool prices and hourly solar generation results in solar capturing higher prices than an average power pool price. In fact, the power pool naturally observes higher power demands from businesses during a daytime. Also, air conditioning load increases during hot summer days. These are the hours when solar tends to

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St Albert, Alberta Joris residence

St Albert, Alberta Joris residence

Owners: Arne and Marcie Joris Owner Comments Our 5.1 kW system produces almost 50% of our electricity needs. It is great in the summer when we want to run the air conditioning! The egauge system is great for double checking your electricity bills. Project Details Operating Since: 2013-05-30 20 Bosch 255W PV Modules, Power One PVI-5000 inverter,

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Solar for Edmonton Community Leagues

Dandelion Renewables is installing this week solar power systems on 4 community leagues in Edmonton: Rossdale, Riverdale, West Jasper Place and Ritchie. Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues and City of Edmonton contributed last year $110,000 to facilitate installation on seven community leagues and EFCL building as well. Each system will have a web monitor installed

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Growing Forward 2 Program – On-Farm Energy Management

Another exciting Government of Alberta energy efficiency program has just been announced! The Growing Forward 2 program has launched On-Farm Energy Management which covers up to 50% of the cost of investments that improve energy efficiency on Alberta farms. Dandelion Renewables is recognized by the Alberta Agriculture as an approved contractor for this program; we

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Saskpower Net Metering Rebate Program

We are excited to spread the good word about the Saskpower Net Metering Rebate program! Saskpower is paying back 20% of the costs towards the installation of grid-connected environmentally friendly power. This rebate program is available to Saskatchewan residents and is a perfect for anyone who wants to generate some or all of they power

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Paradise Solar: Solar Power in the tropics

Hot Sun + Tropics + Turquoise Ocean Waters + Solar Power = Paradise Solar. While in Samoa, Dandelion Renewables in partnership with locals registered a satellite business under a name Paradise Solar Samoa. Many Western companies approached Samoan government with offers and suggestions, but Paradise Solar seems to be the first company to actually build a

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Solar Installers Forum at Alberta Solar Society

Come to join us for an interesting discussion at Grant MacEwan University – CN Theatre Rm 5-142 on January 23rd, 2013. Dandelion Renewables will present on permit fees for solar power installations across different Alberta municipalities. We will talk about the impact everyone can make to remove barriers for a wide deployment of the solar

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Edmonton, Alberta Shelagh and Ellen Residence

Edmonton, Alberta Shelagh and Ellen Residence

Owners: Shelagh Campbell/Ellen Homola Owner Comments We are very satisfied with our home solar panels and the work done by Dandelion Renewables. It’s exciting to watch the change of seasons as reflected by our energy production. We feel good about creating a significant portion of our electricity and reducing our carbon footprint. Even though it’s not

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Camrose County, Alberta Herbert family farm

Camrose County, Alberta Herbert family farm

Owners: Murray and Carolyn Owner Comments Thanks so much for your good work on our behalf this year. It has been a pleasure to get acquainted with you my Russian friend! I greatly appreciate your attention to detail, and to being sure the project was done right. I have not hesitated to recommend you to several

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Schletter Pile Driving Technology in Alberta

One of the most cost effective ground mount solution for larger solar power farms is now tested in Alberta grounds. Gayk RAM and Schletter racking were shipped all the way from Tuscon, AZ. With such a great supplies and equipment our installations just fly. Please check out a short video from our first day working

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Strathcona County, Alberta Good Note farm

Strathcona County, Alberta Good Note farm

Owners: Maryann and Kevin Owner Comments This is something we have wanted to do for quite some time and thanks to Mikhail’s diligence and understanding we discovered the financial incentives available through an Alberta Government grant program and after approval the installation was on our part effortless! Mikhail and his team of hard working, energetic builders

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