Posts Tagged: solar panels

California Making Solar Panels Mandatory

Solar Panels to be Mandatory in California

Solar Panels to be Mandatory in CaliforniaCalifornia is making solar panels mandatory on all new homes and low-rise apartment buildings by 2020. Exceptions include homes that are frequently in shade. This is the first time a state has initiated such a requirement. The goal is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by cutting energy use in… Read more »

Buying an Electric Car?

Solar Powered Chevy Volt

Why not go completely Green and power it with the Sun? Even an electric car has a carbon foot-print. When you plug your car in overnight, there is a power plant somewhere producing electricity to recharge your car. Most power plants in Ontario are nuclear, coal or natural gas. If you have solar panels installed… Read more »

Home on 129 Acres

Home on 129 Acres - Solar Panels

40 Solar Panels Solar Inverters A Hayter Group Cambridge area customer is a blogger. Julia’s blog about rural life is entitled ‘Home on 129 Acres’. Julia has several posts about their decision to buy solar panels three years ago. They chose The Hayter Group for the installation. She discusses their experience and gives details of… Read more »

Higher Rates for Small Solar Projects

House with 4 kW Solar Panel Installation

Over 20,000 homeowners have already installed solar panel systems in Ontario and are taking advantage of the attractive rates being paid by their utility. The Ontario microFIT program guarantees that you can sell the power you produce at a great rate over the next 20 years. The current rate being paid is 29.4¢ per kWh… Read more »

Solar Job, Brantford Ontario

This home in Brantford, Ontario has 36 high efficiency solar panels installed by The Hayter Group. The panels feature black frames to maintain the aesthetics of the home. The homeowner contacted The Hayter Group for a free assessment to see if their roof was suitable for a solar array. The Hayter Group assisted in obtaining… Read more »