One of the distinctive features of solar panels is the increasing ease and affordability with which individual home and business owners can install them. More and more Canadians are generating their own solar energy, and in the process reducing their environmental impact, gaining control over their energy bills, gaining a safeguard against outages, and having the flexibility to live off-grid.
If you’re thinking of “going solar”, this consumer guide has been designed to help you:
- Evaluate different systems and ownership options
- Understand the installation process and solar terminology
- Ask the right questions and select installation and service companies
- Address insurance and other implications of solar use
Solar – often combined with energy storage – is highly scalable and adaptable, and can meet a wide range of energy needs and priorities. This guide will tell you more about how it could align with yours.