Make Your Own Power
Federal Tax Incentive for Clean Energy Equipment
Businesses can also use a federal tax incentive to fully expense clean energy generation and energy efficiency equipment. This means a CCA rate of 100% and the abolishment of the first-year rule.
City of Edmonton – Solar Program
The City of Edmonton has introduced a Change Homes For Climate – Solar Program to help with the installation of solar systems on homes to produce renewable energy. The City of Edmonton is offering $0.40/watt towards the cost of the system, which is roughly 15% of the cost of going solar!
Alberta Solar Incentives and Grants
Alberta has a more complex energy industry than other Western Canadian province. Multiple companies offer a variety of solar connection options. The list of service providers below coupled with the Alberta solar incentives and grants provided by a variety of institutions provides you with options. The opportunities can be overwhelming, but don’t worry—we’ll walk you through it to help you decide which option is right for you.
|EQUS||EQUS Micro-Generating Incentive Program||$0.10/W Installed|
|Alberta Co-Operative Energy||ACE Green Generator Program||$1.85/kWh for power exported to the grid|
|Town of Banff||Solar PV Production Incentive||Production based top-up|
|City of Medicine Hat||HAT Smart Program||$1,000/kW installed to a max $5,000|
|Province of Alberta||Alberta Municipal Solar Program (AMSP)||Variable – $0.90W to $0.55/W installed capacity|
|Brazeau County Residents||Brazeau County Municipal Energy Efficiency Rebate Program||Rebate of $0.75/Watt up to a maximum of $10,000|
Solar Generation Supporters:
Alberta has a more complex energy industry than other Western Canadian provinces. Multiple companies offer a variety of solar connection options. The list of service providers below coupled with the grants & incentives offered by a variety of institutions, provides customers with options.