Category: About Solar

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Why should I get solar now and not next year?

Homeowners definitely should get solar now! This is potentially the last year the microFIT rate will be this high. Historically, the rate gets lower every year. Eventually the microFIT program will no longer be around to cover the cost of the system. Also, there is limited grid capacity and homeowners never know when their neighbors […]

Does solar work in foggy weather and snowy areas?

Yes, even when the sky is grey, your solar panels will generate energy. Cloudy days will come and go, but on the average, it’s not going to affect the return on investment of solar panels at all. Also, we take this into account when we calculate how much you can expect to offset your energy […]

What’s the environmental impact and benefit of solar energy?

Traditional electricity is sourced from fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas. Solar power systems derive clean, pure energy from the sun. When you install solar panels on your home, you help to combat greenhouse gas emissions and global warming, and reduce our collective dependence on fossil fuel. The average Canadian solar home offsets […]

Finance a Solar Starter Kit

Solar Brokers Canada offers financing options on our Solar Starter Kit. With as little as $500 dollars out-of-your-pocket, your Solar Broker can help you get the right solar power system for your home to generate the greatest income possible.

What’s the cost of Solar Power?

The cost of solar depends on a number of factors including the size of your solar power system, your utility company, and other factors. On average, a solar power system costs between $20k – $35k in Ontario; however with a Solar Starter Kit and financing options, you solar system will pay for itself.