Posts Categorized: News

Solar Panels, Custom Racking

This 10 kW job in Brant County features custom racking to raise and angle the panels in correct orientation to maximize production over the life of the system. The Hayter Group can develop engineered solutions for any situation. Click here to see more solar panel installations by The Hayter Group.

Canadian Contractor

Chad Hayter’s presentation at the 2013 Homebuilder and Renovator’s Expo in December was used as the basis for an article in the March/April issue of Canadian Contractor. Click here to read article.

Giving Back Program Winner

The Western Engineering Faculty Sunstang project was the winner of the First Quarter Give Back Program. Bruce Durance, Matt McLean, Theresa Roth, Lois Bogart, and Kim Jones represented The Hayter Group for the presentation. Click here for photos of our visit to the Sunstang project!

Is Solar Replacing Nuclear?

Worldwide, in 2013, solar power installations grew by 38 gigawatts, from 96 to 134. In the preceding year, 32 gigawatts of solar power were installed worldwide, compared with a net addition of just 1.2 gigawatts of nuclear. Read more about the growth of Solar Energy.

Solar Roadways

A Look Into the Future? Imagine the possibilities of a post Solar Roadways world: Your home could be nearly off grid thanks to your solar driveway (which you no longer have to shovel or plow). When you leave home, you’ll drive on Solar Roadways which are snow and ice free, pothole free, and the LEDs… Read more »

Solar Job, Conestogo, ON

This Hayter Group customer had a unique enclosure for their hydro meter. Part of the job required rebuilding this and installing the Solar Meters and Inverters on the side of the house. You can read more details about this job here.

London Information Session

Chad presents to Londoners on April 17 at the Loblaw’s Superstore near Masonville Mall. We presented information on Solar Panels and Geothermal Energy. Both technologies are great ways to help the environment and pay back on your investment. Our next solar information session is in Simcoe, Ontario on April 22. The sessions are casual information… Read more »

Strathroy Info Session

We had a successful Solar Information night in Strathroy on Tuesday, March 17. Matt McLean presented to a full house at Crabby Joe’s. Have you been to one of our free information sessions yet? We have sessions scheduled in Chatham, St. Thomas, Sarnia, London and Simcoe. Click here for details.

Green Energy Costs

News Article Excerpts: “The cost of green energy has a relatively small impact on residential electricity bills in Ontario, a new study to be released Friday suggests…” “There are also significant benefits of the shift to renewables that are not reflected in those (utility) bills, she said, such as the reduction in health care costs… Read more »

We’re Blogging

We’ve written our first blog about the increasing cost of propane and how that affects home heating costs for many rural customers. Our new blog can be found at .