New off-grid solar project powers telecommunication site near Grande Prairie

ATCO announces its new off-grid solar project, located at the Saddle Hills Telecommunication Site northwest of Grande Prairie, Alberta.

Alberta’s Solar Surge

Alberta’s solar potential is measured as high as any other community its size anywhere else in the world.

Germany shows that renewable is doable

Germany gets about 20 per cent of its overall annual electricity from renewable sources, including solar, wind, water, and thermal, and aims to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 40 per cent from 1990 levels by 2020.

Solar Power on the rise in Ontario

Last year, Ontario installed 168 megawatts of solar photovoltaic capacity, surpassing New Jersey as the second leading North American jurisdiction for new solar projects during 2010.

CBC: New York woos Ontario’s electric car, boat makers

New York state has been luring Ontario’s green technology companies south of the border with hefty incentives, and at least three Ontario electric vehicle makers say the offers are too tempting to ignore. Read the article from the CBC.