Alberta is keeping PACE with the future of clean energy

Alberta is keeping PACE with the future of clean energy

Source: https://solect.com/deep-dive-c-pace-solar-financing/     One of the greatest challenges facing Albertans who want to invest in a renewable energy project, or energy efficiency measures for their home, is finding a way to pay for it. Both renewable energy and energy efficiency projects can be significant financial investments, which often do not fit easily within household

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Edmonton Solar Incentive

Edmonton Solar Incentive

Residential Solar Program in Edmonton is now open for applications. This exciting news was announced by The City of Edmonton Change Homes for Climate. In addition to the Alberta Residential Solar Program, the City’s incentive will be paid at the rate of $0.15/W of installed capacity. When combined with the Alberta program, the City of

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Solar Power System in Edmonton, AB, For Martin

Solar Power System in Edmonton, AB, For Martin

Owners: Martin  Owner Comments To follow. Project Details Operating Since: 04/25/2018 Solar Panels: 20 x SILFAB, 330W DC Power Rating: 6.6kW Inverter: 1 x SMA, 5.0kW Solar Production Data: https://www.sunnyportal.com/Templates/PublicPageOverview.aspx?plant=588864da-2b83-4a21-9d0f-4b1be39d5d1f View Dandelion Renewables Projects in a larger map.

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Electrical Energy Sub-Metering

Electrical Energy Sub-Metering

The electrical utility has a meter at each site, which records the electricity consumed at the site, so that the site owner can be billed for the power used.  However, the measurements taken by the utility meter are typically only shared with the customer as a monthly total, with no information about which devices at

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Vehicle to Grid Technology (V2G)

Vehicle to Grid Technology (V2G)

What’s Vehicle to Grid Technology about, why is it exciting and what’s the state of the industry?   I’ve been aware of vehicle to grid technology for some time but the first time I got really excited about it was about a year ago. The idea has been around for several years now; it allows

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Solar System For The Innisfail Town Office

Solar System For The Innisfail Town Office

Owners: Innisfail Town Office  Owner Comments To follow. Project Details Operating Since: 05/03/2018 Solar Panels: 56 x Qcells, 340W DC Power Rating: 19.04kW Inverter: 1 x Fronius, 15.0kW Racking: Schletter Windsafe Solar Production Data: https://www.solarweb.com/Home/GuestLogOn?pvSystemid=a14a2eb2-d5fd-476c-9545-1665d9a0fd89 View Dandelion Renewables Projects in a larger map.

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Hewitt Residence in Edmonton, Alberta

Hewitt Residence in Edmonton, Alberta

Owners: Patricia Hewitt Owner Comments To follow. Project Details Operating Since: 04/25/2018 Solar Panels: 21 x LG, 315W DC Power Rating: 6.62kW Inverter: 1 x SMA, 5.0kW Solar Production Data: https://www.sunnyportal.com/Templates/PublicPageOverview.aspx?plant=20b9df95-c07f-49cd-8246-8d5b0d327663 View Dandelion Renewables Projects in a larger map.

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Tribal Chiefs Ventures – 109kW Grid-tie Solar in Edmonton

Tribal Chiefs Ventures – 109kW Grid-tie Solar in Edmonton

Owners: Tribal Chiefs Ventures Owner Comments Dandelion Renewables just recently completed installing our commercial solar project. The team was very professional, proficient at keeping company downtime to a minimum during the transition and did an excellent job of keeping us informed. They obtained all the necessary permits and followed up regarding the required inspections. To assist

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Dean Rix – Solar System

Dean Rix – Solar System

Owners: Dean Rix Owner Comments To follow. Project Details Operating Since: 03/06/2018 Solar Panels: 45 x SILFAB, 330W DC Power Rating: 14.85kW Inverter: 2 x SMA, 6.0kW Solar Production Data: https://www.sunnyportal.com/Templates/PublicPageOverview.aspx?plant=878ced00-0676-4f97-969b-8a69aa867760 View Dandelion Renewables Projects in a larger map.

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Flach Farms Solar System

Flach Farms Solar System

Owners: Flach Farms Owner Comments Dandelion Renewables was recommended to me by a previous customer and I would agree with him that Dandelion does an excellent solar installation. – Dean Flach Project Details Operating Since: 09/30/2017 Solar Panels: 28 x Qcells, 340W DC Power Rating: 9.52kW Inverter: 1 x SMA, 7.7kW Solar Production...

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Potato Storage Ventilation Upgrade Pilot Project 2017

Potato Storage Ventilation Upgrade Pilot Project 2017

In 2017, we upgraded a ventilation system at a seed potato storage facility near Gibbons, AB as a pilot project considering the most energy efficient ventilation technologies currently available. The results of the project showed that energy assessments and ventilation upgrades at potato storages in Alberta can reduce fan energy consumption by 70%, improve potato

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New Energy-Efficiency Agri-processing Programs

New Energy-Efficiency Agri-processing Programs

In the spring of 2018, the Alberta government and the Federal government is announcing two new programs for farms and processors energy-efficiency: The Farm Energy and Agri-Processing Program (FEAP) and Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) program. These programs replace the old Growing Forward 1 and 2 programs. As always with everything new, it takes time to understand what

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