May 9-11, 2017 | Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Alberta’s Announcement Delivers Immediate Benefits to Consumers, Economy & Job Market

The Alberta government has announced that it is putting up $36 million over a two year period for a rebate program that is designed to encourage rooftop solar panels on homes and businesses. The program is expected to create 900+ jobs in the next few years and will reduce solar installation costs by up to […]

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Solar West 2017 is Open for Registration, Here’s Why You Should Be There

The Minister of Environment and Parks and the Minister Responsible for the Climate Change Office, Shannon Phillips, has announced the launch of the Government of Alberta’s new Residential and Commercial Solar Program in Edmonton, Alberta. The $36-million program will support the installation of solar electricity generation on residential, multi-residential and small commercial roofs across the […]

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Alberta Government Aims to be 50% Solar-Powered

On October 6th at CanSIA’s 7th Annual Solar West, Minister Shannon Phillips, Alberta’s Minister of Environment & Parks (and Minister responsible for the Alberta Climate Change Office) announced their intent to power half of government operations with solar energy. CanSIA states the Government of Alberta is leading by example as the first provincial or territorial government […]

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Interview with Lisa from hb Solar

We reached out to Lisa Oelke, Manager Marketing & Business Development with hb Solar, to learn more about hb Solar’s commitment to boost industry growth. Read her interview below.   How does hb Solar see their role in the support and growth of the industry in Alberta? hb Solar’s platform strategy is going into 7th […]

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Solar West draws participants from all industry stakeholders

Solar West participants represent a full range of industry professionals including stakeholders and policy makers. The following stakeholders are heavily and proportionally represented at this important energy event: Government bodies/agencies and public sector Solar manufacturing/solar supply Solar integration, development, engineering and EPC Utilities, distribution, transmission and regulations Not-for-profit and community groups

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