Tuesday, June 8, 2021

New funding streams: Energy projects for community buildings

Funding is now available via the Infrastructure Canada Green and Inclusive Community Buildings program for energy projects for community buildings in Canada. Infrastructure Canada will contribute up to 80% for projects that achieve at least 25% in energy efficiency improvements, and up to 100% for projects in Indigenous communities. miEnergy can help turn around a […]

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Tuesday, June 8, 2021

It’s easier than ever for Canadian homes to go solar

Did you know that 18% of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions come from buildings? The federal government is taking climate action by making it easier to invest in home energy efficiency projects. About 1,200 households and businesses in Saskatchewan are already using solar energy, and miEnergy has seen this number rise steadily over our 19 years […]

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Saturn Power to Team with miEnergy to Build Saskatchewan’s First Utility Scale Solar PV Facility

Saturn Power Inc, a Canadian renewable energy developer, has selected Saskatoon‐based miEnergy to serve as General Contractor on Saskatchewan’s first utility scale Solar PV project. The Highfield Solar Project, located east of Swift Current in the Rural Municipality of Coulee, will provide 10MW AC of solar energy to Saskatchewan’s energy supply. Site preparation for the […]

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Indigenous housing corporation launches biggest solar project in Regina

Regina / 980 CJME Lisa Schick February 05, 2020 05:06 pm The Elders’ Sun Lodge, also known as pîsimokamik, is now the main site of Regina’s biggest solar panel project. The project was launched on Wednesday. The roof of the affordable housing complex for Indigenous seniors and elders is covered in 230 large black solar […]

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Solar Co-Op: Saskatchewan Environmental Society

In the summer of 2017, MiEnergy was proud to partner with the Saskatchewan Environmental Society and deliver an innovative cooperative solar project in Saskatoon. Saskatoon company Montgomery Agencies Ltd. pursued the project for one of their north end buildings where four private businesses reside as tenants. “It’s just so simple and it’s just the right […]

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

miCustomers: Henry Unger

In the spring of 2016, miEnergy installed a ground mount solar system for Saskatchewan acreage owner Henry Unger. Unger pursued a solar system for his property after digging into the financials. He wanted to find a way in which he could isolate himself from the rising cost of energy, while doing something that would be […]

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Optimist Hill Community Project

In Winter 2018, miEnergy had the pleasure of sponsoring Phase 1 of the Optimist Hill campaign right here in Saskatoon. The campaign successfully brought to life the city’s first and only ski & snowboard hill. The campaign was 100% funded by the community, and miEnergy was proud to lend a helping hand. The multi-space recreational […]

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

13 Common Terms Related to Solar Energy

For new or prospective solar customers, understanding solar power may seem overwhelming at first. Fortunately, you don’t need to be an expert on solar power to reduce energy consumption and save money with these innovative solutions. With that said, understanding some basic terms and concepts may enhance your overall solar power experience. Explore some of […]

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Solar Power Generation and Cloudy Days

If you’re considering a solar or photovoltaic (PV) system for your home, you may wonder how much energy a solar array can generate on cloudy days. After all, solar panels need sunlight to generate energy. Overcast conditions can therefore affect a solar array’s efficiency in terms of energy generation and output. While solar panels still […]

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Things to Consider Before Installing a Solar Energy System

Solar energy systems offer a wide variety of benefits that can make the decision to install a solar system at your home or business an easy one. There are, however, several things you should consider before installing a system. These considerations will help you understand where to place the panels, if you’re a good candidate […]

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