A recent article on TechCrunch hails "Energy is the new Internet." or as it is now called the Enernet. Enernet. Noun. A dynamic, distributed, redundant and multi-participant energy network built around clean energy generation, storage and delivery and serving as the foundation for smart cities. This forward thinking model describes the revolution of energy [...]
On Friday, December 16, 2016, the Ontario Minister of Energy announced changes to be made to the FIT 5 Procurement Target and canceling the FIT 6 procurement. The changes are as follows: Un-procured MW from the 2016 microFIT Procurement Target will no longer be rolled into the FIT 5 Procurement Target. As of early [...]
With renewable energy costs at an all time low, the Government of Alberta is taking serious action to meet a target using 30% renewable energy to meet the province's annual electricity needs. The following is further information regarding this legislation announcement from CanSIA: John Gorman, CanSIA President & CEO, released the following statement in [...]
Update: Large Renewable Procurement Program II (LRP II) (Last Updated October 26, 2016) The government just announced its cancellation of the LRP II process for consumers, thus resulting in IESO halting all RFQ’s for the LRP II process. LRP projects are utility-scale systems, anything above 500 kW, such as 10 MW solar or wind [...]
Today at the 4th Annual Alberta Power Symposium, Shannon Phillips, Minister of Environment and Parks and Minister Responsible for the Climate Change Office, announced in her keynote address that Alberta will procure 5,000 MW of renewable energy capacity for Albertans. View the full article here.
Local Distribution Company's (LDC’s) are reducing their costs on net metering. It is even more affordable for consumers to install a net metering system on your property and start saving today. Call Arcadian Projects for your free site assessment.
Lighting Rebates 2016 (Last Updated October 26, 2016) The new lighting rebates are out as of June 20, 2016, from the IESO. Businesses looking to reduce their energy consumption and operational expenses will still see a significant rebate under the new program. The most notable changes to the program occur under the Prescriptive Indoor and Outdoor [...]
WHAT IS NET METERING? (Last Updated January 23, 2016) Many small and large electricity consumers are looking at Net Metering Solutions to help offset or reduce their hydro bills. However, what exactly is Net Metering? Moreover, what is the difference between Net Metering and microFit? Let us help explain. Solar PV systems on your [...]
The new rates have been released by the IESO. Effective January 1, 2016, if you have an active MicroFIT application that have not been issued an Approval yet will now fall into the new rate categories. For more information please visit the IESO. See the new rates.
MicroFIT program rates reduced at end of year. Application MUST be submitted as soon as possible in order to have a chance at qualifying for existing rates. Call us today. 519.804.9697