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DOWN-TO-EARTH SOLAR POWER

Providing solar power systems in Toronto & S.Ontario

Shifting to Net Metering

The Solar Industry in Ontario will shift to net metering on Jan 1, 2018 Since IESO announced the phase out of the FIT and microFIT program, they have been working on updating the rules around net metering. CANSIA (Canadian Solar Industries Association) has been providing input on behalf of their members. Some decisions have already…

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Terawatt Solar

Terawatt Solar and Down-to-Earth Solar join forces to cut costs. In order to offer the lowest possible prices, Down-to-Earth Solar will cooperate with Terawatt to reduce overhead costs. All residential installations will be contracted between the homeowner and Terawatt. Sales and documentation will be handled by Down-to-Earth Solar. Essentially, the change only affects the name on…

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Solar Business Code of Ethics

Down-to-Earth Solar adopts Solar Business Code of Ethics As members in good standing of the Canadian Solar Industries Association (“Cansia”), we have adopted the recently published Code of Ethics developed by the membership forum which worked on this issue for several months. Here’s the link: http://www.cansia.ca/uploads/7/2/5/1/72513707/solar_business_code_of_conduct_vf_20160613.pdf Also associated with this issue is the Guide for Consumers.…

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microFIT 4.0 Rules Have been published

The microFIT 4.0 rules have been published on the IESO website and are effective today . Two changes to the 3.0 rules are significant to homeowners considering a rooftop microFIT system. The first is the rate that will be paid to the homeowner for each kilowatt hour of electricity produced by their rooftop microFIT system. The…

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