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Fall 2018

  • Solar Nova Scotia Wraps up Work on Industry Studies
  • Successful Solar CEDIF continues to attract Nova Scotian investors
  • CANSIA Hires in Nova Scotia
  • HRM’s Solar City sees huge growth in 2018!
  • Antigonish Community Energy Coop Gears up for Next Group- Solar-Buy
  • Solar Homes Launches
  • New Solar Assist Platform will help Nova Scotians Navigate Changing Solar Landscape in NS
  • Solar Nova Scotia Elects New Officers
  • Indigenous Communities Harvesting the Power of the Sun!
  • New 40kW Solar Installation Coming Soon to NSCC Ivany Campus
  • NSCC Students to Undertake International Solar Projects!
  • Our Newest Corporate Member: Solar Ascent
Solar Nova Scotia Newsletter Fall 2018

April 2018

  • Solar News
  • Upcoming Courses & Events
  • Solar & Net Zero News in Nova Scotia
  • World News

July 2017

  • Solar Electricity for Community Buildings Program
  • Muskrat Falls hydro project.
  • Solar Scotia Energy CEDIF, the first solar CEDIF in Nova Scotia
  • and lots more!

May 2017

  • Upcoming Solar Courses in Sydney!
  • The PassivHaus tour on April 15
  • Solar Powered Pontoon Boat - Available For Tours
  • Local, National & International Solar News

March 2017

  • What went on at the Annual General Meeting
  • Nova Scotia Solar News: Trevor Butler speaks at Dal about sustainable building practices; Nova Solar Capital, a Kentville-based company, is expanding its Solar Capital Energy Inc. CEDIF project; movie: The Age of Consequences; the Emera Atlantic Canada Smart Energy Event; Ecology Action Centre series on Cap & Trade; and much much more. 

January 2017

  • 2017 Annual General Meeting
  • ACOA’s Clean Technology Initiative
  • Job Posting: Clean Energy Advisor
  • Net Zero presentation by Shawna Henderson 
  • Dalhousie College of Sustainability public lectures

September 2016

News - Local

  • Fall Courses
  • Halifax Solar City
  • Ecology Action Centre Net Zero Speaker Series

News - Canada

  • CANSIA Conference
  • Three Amigos Summit


  • COP 22
  • The Investment Community
  • Solar Cooling
  • Solar Impulse Aircraft
  • Churches in Great Britain go solar
  • USA Net Zero National Forum
  • Green mosques in Morocco
  • Chile: Solar Indigenous Villages
  • Germany: Berlin pulls its fossil fuel investments
  • Africa: AKON Solar Energy provider

January 2016

  • Solar Nova Scotia T-shirts are available!
  • Nova Scotia's Electricity Plan Implementation (2015) Act Bill 141
  • The Antigonish Community Energy Cooperative is gathering ''signatures'' on an electronic petition against Bill 141's restrictive solar provisions.
  • Solar PV & Net Metering in Nova Scotia
  • A Lunenburg councillor wants to build a community solar garden that would allow residents to share in renewable power that's generated from a centralized array located in a field or on a roof.

Fall 2012

  • Historic Building Energy Issues Part 5: Exterior Wall Systems, by Bill Hockey ACS
  • Home Energy Monitoring: Solar Thermal Energy - by Aaron Smith

Spring 2012

  • The last issue printed on paper!
  • New: Facebook page.