Solar Tax Credits, Incentives and Solar Rebates: Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)

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Unfortunately, due to abundant hydroelectricity and the lack of a provincial grid-tie policy, grid-integrated solar energy is not a viable option in Newfoundland and Labrador yet. Most solar PV applications in the province are off-grid cottage systems. Newfoundland and Labrador Solar Energy Outlook Provincial Capital Saint John's Solar Score of the Provincial Capital 35 Average retail electricity price (as of ) ...

Where is the best location on Earth for solar energy?

Atacama Desert (credit: bbc.co.uk)

In a previous post, we outlined the top five factors that influence the solar energy potential of a site. These factors are latitude, cloud cover, aerosols, elevation and shading. Not surprisingly, the site with the highest solar energy potential on Earth happens to be near the equator, surrounded by an arid climate away from major ...

What is the best way to install solar panels at my home?

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For most property owners, "going solar" is a complex decision. From the brand of the solar panels to the track record of installers, from the structural impact on the roof to aesthetic considerations, there are many factors that shape the final decision. However, one factor is more likely to trump all the others: economic return. ...