November 17 2011
Potentia Solar and OZZ Solar to Co-develop 30 MW of rooftop solar power in Ontario
TORONTO, November 17, 2011 /CNW/ - OZZ Solar and Potentia Solar Inc., today announced they have entered into an agreement to co-develop and co-own 30 megawatts of new solar power generation capacity in Ontario. Under the agreement, OZZ Solar and Potentia Solar will design, finance and construct rooftop solar generation facilities ranging from 50 to 500 kilowatts on more than 200 rooftops across the province, with roughly one-third in the Ottawa region and the balance
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October 25, 2011
StorageMart Turns Self Storage Into Renewable Solar Energy
StorageMart partners with JCM Capital to install 640,000 square feet of solar panels on the roof of self storage properties in the Greater Toronto Area. Energy generated from these solar photovoltaic panels qualify under the FIT Program to contribute to the energy needs of the Ontario Power Authority and Ontario's electricity system.
May 25, 2010
Ontario's Solar Industry Coming Out of the Cold
Solar PV inverter manufacturer, Satcon, has recently agreed to provide 78 of its PowerGate Plus inverters to rooftop PV developer OZZ Solar. These units will be deployed on 40 separate commercial rooftop projects throughout Ontario, helping to deliver nearly 18MW of clean energy.
June 4, 2009
Ontario's energy renaissance continued: Green Energy Act passed
On May 14, 2009, Ontario's Bill 150, the Green Energy and Green Economy Act, 2009 (GEA) was passed by the Ontario Legislature. Modeled, in part, after successful programs in Europe, the GEA is intended to provide the catalyst for the development of the green economy in Ontario, improve the environment, implement Ontario's commitment to climate change initiatives and create a culture of energy conservation.