Systems & Performance
Green Home's Current Systems, Projects and Performance
Green Energy Doors Open, an initiative of OSEA happening this Oct 4, 2014, will be a showcase of green energy projects all across Ontario. It’s an opportunity to provide free-of-charge access to individual, community, public and commercial sustainable energy projects, business, manufacturing, educational and related sites. Green Home TV will be participating. We’ll be showcasing
Green Home Power Generation made an application for a 40 KWH roof mounted FIT system in July 2011. Our application was on record with many others through the revision of the FIT program into FIT 2.1. Details on the current state of the system and build can be found here. We resubmitted our application joining
As part of our series looking at the MicroFIT program, we ask the question,”Is there still an opportunity in MicroFIT?” The MicroFIT program has seen a number of changes; most notably the decreasing rate offered. We caught up with John Gorman, President of CanSIA at Solar Canada 2013 plus other industry players to get their
OSEA, the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association held their Powering Prosperity fund raiser this past January 23rd. A banquet hall filled with the who’s-who of the sustainable energy industry and participants, the evening focussed on the successes of the past and opportunities of the future. Kris Stephens, OSEA Executive Director, spoke of the need for the
Many often ask how the OPA can possibly pay the rates being offered for generated power as part of the MicroFIT and FIT programs while the sale price of electricity is so much lower. In this episode, a segment of the longer MicroFIT – An Introduction, we take on this question looking at both sides
The way the MicroFIT program is set up, the producer of electricity pays the full price of all construction and materials costs associated with the power generation system. It is therefore very important for prospective product owners to know these cost as they consider the viability and return on investment of their system In this
Much of the installed base of MicroFIT projects is in the rural area, but there has been accelerated growth in urban area where locally generated power has the greatest impact. In this episode, a segment of the longer MicroFIT – An Introduction, we look at questions of system aesthetics, real estate values and much more.
Green Home TV brings the first of our series specifically targeted at information on the OPA’s MicroFIT program. MicroFIT – An Introduction covers many of the aspects of the MicroFIT program giving a solid foundation of understanding of the program and technology involved. The MicroFIT program in Ontario lets residents sell back to the grid
The OPA today announced 146.5 megawatts of Small FIT contract offers as a result of the FIT 2.1 resubmission process. As per the OPA Announcement: Ontario’s clean energy economy continues to grow as the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) offers 951 new Small Feed-in Tariff (FIT) renewable energy contracts. These contracts represent 146.5 megawatts (MW) of
In partnership with KACO New Energy, we are now providing live monitoring and power generation data from our two 10 KWH MicroFIT systems. See our Systems & Performance page.