Tag Archives: solar energy

Media coverage from Germany: Transatlantic Dialogue putting Guelph on the the solar map

February 19, 2014

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Click here to read an article from PV magazine about Guelph’s progress in renewable energy, particularly solar.  I am in Germany this week with Lloyd Longfield, President of the Guelph Chamber of Commerce, on an energy-related economic development mission. An editor from PV magazine interviewed me at an event hosted by the Canadian Embassy in Berlin […]

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Another Solar installation in Guelph

March 30, 2012

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Just in time for Earth Hour! Skyline has recently installed a solar system at their 524 Woolwich Street property. In the last six months, Bluewater Energy Inc. (based in Fergus, ON) has worked with Skyline to install roof top solar systems on six of Skyline’s multi-residential buildings here in the city of Guelph. The total […]

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Local solar firm makes a difference

December 4, 2011

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Canadian Solar Solutions Inc. has donated solar panels worth nearly $1 million to bring electricity to villages in Brazil.  The company will also be sending teams of employees to help install the systems. Read more in this Toronto Star story.

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Fall Energy Fair this Saturday

October 20, 2011

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Guelph’s Community Energy Initiative will be one of the topics of discussion at a Fall Energy Fair hosted by Transition Guelph. Click here for a brochure or visit http://transitionguelph.org/events.php for details.

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Solar presence video 3

August 28, 2011

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Last one. 

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Solar presence video 2

August 27, 2011

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Another one.

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Increasing Solar Presence

August 26, 2011

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The presence of solar power is becoming more visible.  We see it in our community.  It was also clearly visible in London when I was at the annual meeting of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario. I was recently sent several videos that speak to the growing presence of solar in Ontario’s energy landscape.  I […]

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Solar Energy Co-op proposed for Guelph

May 20, 2011

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Exciting potential on the renewable energy front for Guelph. Click here to read more.

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