How Would Your Family Financially Benefit From Switching to Solar Power?

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At first it may seem very daunting to think about the finances and the process of switching over your electricity to solar power. Let’s break it down. First, you think about your house. Is is naturally positioned well to face the sun? Sol West Power technicians come to your home with Solar Pathfinder equipment and specifically designed programming software to see your exact home or business’s layout. This is to optimize your site’s generating capacity. There are ways Sol West Power can design around shadows and angles to make your unique layout efficient at generating power. Next, how disruptive to your life will installation be? Besides the smile Sol West Power technicians will offer you when they first arrive, you will hardly notice us. Installation typically happens only for a few days. How will you know your system will generate the power your family needs? Sol West Power technicians carefully design a system specific for your home and your family or business needs, we are a custom design company. Does this make any financial sense for my family? It sure does! For installation there are many governmental rebate and incentive programs you can begin taking advantage of straight away. Thinking of the future you know you will absolutely require power and electricity, there is simply no getting around that. Why not pay yourself back instead of the power company? Sol West Power can work with you to secure any potential funding you may require. Each month you will have the peace of mind knowing you are paying back into your family pot instead of your money disappearing forever and benefitting the power company. It is getting cheaper and cheaper every day to switch to solar power. “In less than a decade, it’s (solar) likely to be the lowest-cost option almost everywhere” - The National Post.

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Quick Solar Facts

  • In some parts of the world, solar in now cheaper than coal.
  • Solar PV cells can still generate power under 8 inches of snow.
  • Solar pricing continues to rapidly decrease. Since 2009 prices have come down 62%.
  • The Alberta government will be providing $5.5 million to help farms and municipalities install solar PV cells. This program begins mid January!

What Else Can Sol West Power Offer Your Family?

Did you know we are a member of CARST and can come measure the level of radon in your home…….What is radon? It is a radioactive gas formed by the breakdown of uranium. It is found in high quantities in homes all over western Canada. It is the second leading cause of lung cancer next to smoking.

Solar Power History

  • The history of solar power is a tale as old as time……in the past two centuries humankind has started using energy from the sun to generate power.
  • It was Alexandre Edmond Becquerel who in 1839 discovered how small amounts of electrical current could be produced when exposed to light…..It is his name that we use to this day to measure the activity of a radiation source.
  • Photovoltaic technology was born in 1945 in the United States.