Nova Scotia Solar Directory

The Nova Scotia Solar Directory is made up of the Corporate Members of Solar Nova Scotia.

All corporate members have agreed to follow the Solar Nova Scotia Code of Ethics which has been adopted from the Canadian Solar Industries Association (CANSIA) and can be found here.



Appleseed Energy Appleseed Energy
Appleseed Energy is a full service green energy provider for North Eastern Nova Scotia focusing mostly in Cape Breton Island, Antigonish County and Guysborough County. We specialize in residential, agriculture, business, municipal and marine energy systems and products. We build, install, and maintain grid-tie (Net Metering) as well as off-grid (stand alone) systems.

Contact: 902-227-8220, www.appleseedenergy.com

Atlantic Solar Systems Atlantic Solar Systems
Atlantic Solar Systems is a wholesale/retail supplier for solar hot equipment to all of Atlantic Canada.  We carry a large inventory of solar collectors and storage tanks as well as low-voltage pumps, pump stations and controllers.  We also manufacture low-voltage pumps stations suitable for cottages, off-grid applications or areas with regular power outages. We also provide design services for solar hot water systems and can arrange installation by an experienced solar contractor.  Please contact us for more information.

Contact: 902-225-1448, www.atlanticsolarsystems.ca

Aztek Solar Ltd. Aztek Solar Ltd.
Aztek Solar Ltd. is a supplier and installer of solar equipment specializing in innovative solar hot water and solar heating systems designed using cutting edge technology. We offer a full range of services from client consultation to design, engineering, and installation of both residential and commercial solar systems. We also offer a full maintenance program for all of our installations as well as inspection and service for many different makes and models of solar equipment. Our service area includes all of Nova Scotia as well as New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador. Please contact us today for a competitive quote or for more information on the products and services that we offer.

Contact: Brian @ 902-293-7745, www.azteksolar.ca

Bentley Built Homes Bentley Built Homes
Bentley Built Homes is a small owner operated business in the Annapolis Valley with a strong focus on quality high efficiency housing. We do new construction as well as renovations and restorations from design to completion. We are an ICF builder and incorporate geothermal, and air-source heat pumps as well as solar supplements for domestic hot water and photovoltaic systems whenever possible.

Contact: www.bentleybuilthomes.ca

Bfreehomes Bfreehomes
Bfreehomes provides project consulting and design services for new and existing homes. Our services include: deep energy reduction strategies that aim for 70%-90% decrease in space and water heating, green product recommendations, preplanning for renewable energy systems and design services that combine green building techniques with barrier-free floor plans and user-friendly details. Shawna Henderson's award winning design work via Abri Sustainable Design is now being done under the Bfreehomes umbrella.

Contact: www.bfreehomes.com, www.abridesign.com

Canadian Solar Institute Canadian Solar Institute
CSI’s mission is to provide the highest level of excellence in training for Solar PV installers. Our workshops are comprehensive and teach leading-edge technology. We offer thorough training for both grid-tie and off-grid system design and installation. CSI is committed to provide training with an emphasis on safe work practices and code compliant installations.

Contact: solarinstitute.ca

Doctor Solar Doctor Solar
With over 20 years of experience, Doctor Solar can design, supply and install solar thermal and PV systems for every application from individual residences to large apartment buildings and everything in-between.

Contact: www.doctorsolar.ca, 902-468-3132

Don Roscoe Don Roscoe, Solar Designer/Builder

Contact: 902-852-3789, solardon.ns@gmail.com

EnCom Alternative Energy Ltd. EnCom Alternative Energy Ltd.

EnCom manufactures, distributes and installs CSA certified (F-379) evacuated tube based solar thermal heating systems, EnCom 300. Rated for Canadian climate as best year round performance (maximum ROI) with its superior ability to generate hot water in low light (overcast) conditions and cold weather.

These systems include our CSA certified Stainless Steel tanks, also used in heating systems as indirect tanks, connected to any on-demand boiler.

We Integrate with hydronic (infloor or rads) heating to create our Ultra Energy Efficient Heating System reducing year round heating costs. Consists of an On-demand boiler, EnCom's Priority Zone Dual Temperature controller and our expanded solar thermal system.

EnCom provides a wide range of renewable energy products to homes, businesses, electricians, plumbers and other solar thermal companies from our headquarters in Bedford, N.S. EnCom sells and services Generac Automatic Generators (LP/NG), PV systems (Solar Electric) and LG Mini-Split Heat pumps to efficiently heat, cool and dehumidify.

EnCom, a Canadian Home Building Association member help’s maximize the Energuide rating on new homes with our unique green energy solutions.

Contact: www.encom.co, 902-860-0081

GM Electrical GM Electrical
Serving Halifax County, East Hants, Colchester County and surrounding areas. When you have industrial, commercial, residential or agricultural work that needs to be done quickly and with an eye for quality, look no further than Geddes And Murphy Electric. We have the most highly-trained, industry-certified electricians with years of experience.

Contact: www.gmelectricltd.com
scott@gmelectricltd.com, 902.751.1675
jeff@gmelectricltd.com, 902.751.1589

Green-Lizard Green-Lizard
Green Lizard provides photovoltaic (PV) solutions for Off-grid or Grid-tie applications, each custom designed to meet individual customers requirements. PV is the safest, least maintenance intense method of producing clean power for today's power needs.

Contact: green-lizard.ca, (902)523-0417

Green Power Labs Green Power Labs
Green Power Labs is a predictive energy management company with offices in Canada, California, Australia and China. Green Power Labs provides predictive analytics services for solar asset management including long-term (planning), mid-term (deployment) and short-term (operations) horizons, increasing power output and reducing operational costs of solar power plants. Based on its SolarSatDataTM predictive analytics platform and supervisory control technologies for smart inverters, Green Power Labs provides predictive grid control solutions maximizing power output of solar power plants while supporting operating conditions in the grid.

While we are not vendors or installers of residential solar equipment, our team's interest in encouraging solar deployment led to the development of SolarRating Online, a free, online, short program which takes homeowners to their rooftop to gain an initial understanding of their site's potential for solar technologies. Visit www.solarrating.ca for more information.

Contact: www.greenpowerlabs.com, (902) 4666-GPL (466-6475)

KACO New Energy KACO New Energy
KACO new energy is an inverter manufacturer with 100 years of history and currently servicing over 52 countries worldwide. KACO has been one of the most experienced and successful inverter companies in the last 15 years with a worldwide presence, a broad product portfolio and manufacturing sites on three continents. It is this extensive experience that allows us to present not just one, but multiple solutions that all have their unique advantages. More than that, these solutions can be easily “mixed and matched” for a customized solution for either residential, commercial, or utility-scale PV applications. KACO has a strong presence assembling product in Ontario and a passionate commitment to support solar uptake in Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada.

Contact: www.kaco-newenergy.com

Kassner Goodspeed Architects Kassner Goodspeed Architects Ltd.
Kassner Goodspeed Architects Ltd. is the most recent evolution of a Halifax based architectural firm dedicated to the concept that the quality of the built environment is of fundamental importance to individual and social well being.

Contact: kgarch.ns.ca

Lunenburg Industrial Foundry & Engineering Prometheus Solar Tech Lunenburg Industrial Foundry & Engineering Prometheus Solar Tech
The Kinley Dual Mirror System has an incredible range of applications, ranging from industrial to residential. This revolutionary technology is an all new method of concentrating solar light that produces extremely high temperatures that are in excess of 2000°C (3,632°F). This method of concentrating solar light has the potential to be much more efficient then existing solar concentration methods and at the same time is less expensive to construct because of it's simplistic design. ProSolarTec is interested in partnering with interested parties to further develop this amazing technology. Please contact us for more information regarding licensing and investing.

Contact: www.prosolartec.com/

Nodding Marine The Nodding Group
TNG is proud to offer residential and commercial installation of solar hot water systems, solar hot air panels, photovoltaic modules (PV: solar electricity), and Energy Star air-source heat pumps.  We also offer enzymatic Pink Cleaning Solution, custom-fabricated metal recycle bins, and eco-friendly marine products.  Our company is dedicated to trust and integrity in our business practices, and we are committed to the sustainable development of our business and our community.

Areas Serviced: South Shore and surrounding areas
Contact: (902) 543-7994, www.thenoddinggroup.cainfo@thenoddinggroup.ca

Nova Solar Capital Nova Solar Capital
Nova Solar Capital Inc. is a solar project development company, founded to help Nova Scotians become leaders in renewable energy by making solar accessible and affordable like never before. We offer a unique and attractive way to finance the installation of PV solar systems to help homeowners shrink their power bill, grow their retirement savings, take advantage of tax incentives, and do their part in the fight against climate change – without having to spend money out of their pocket. We do this by helping homeowners use their RRSP or other investments to finance their installation, and we are proud to work with existing installation companies to help usher in a new energy frontier in Nova Scotia.

Contact: novasolarcapital.com

Nova Sun Power Nova Sun Power
Since 1996 we have been providing customers with a variety of options when they are pursuing alternative energy product. Servicing Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and PEI from our Pictou office. Customers can call or email for information on solar, wind or water systems. We offer design, sales & installations for small, medium & large systems including Solar Power (PV), Solar Hot Water, Solar Hot Air, Wind Turbines and Micro-Hydro systems. Free quotes and site assessments available.

Contact: 1 877-783-6147, novasunpower.com, nsp@novasunpower.com

Power Strength & Energy Solutions Ltd Power Strength & Energy Solutions
Power Strength & Energy Solutions Ltd is a renewable energy company utilizing the latest technologies to bring about the most efficient use of the sun's energy for residential and commercial applications.

These applications include solar thermal for domestic hot water and space heating, wood stoves/boilers, wood chip boilers, pellet stoves/boilers, photovoltaic for electrical energy generation and LED lighting. We combine solar thermal collectors and wood boilers/wood gasification boilers which is a great marriage.

Our principals have over 30 years experience in the fields of renewable energy. We bring this experience and expertise for the advancement of clean, safe renewable energy systems. As a Professional Energy Manager we can run calculations and Energy Audits for energy efficiency projects.

We design and install systems to strict and safe standards in accordance with local code requirements.

At PSES, we ensure that all our clients' needs for clean renewable energy are met with affordable, reliable, easy to use, convenient and efficient designs.

Contact: 902-625-3612, www.pses.ca, info@pses.ca
Areas serviced: Canada, all provinces and territories.

Sage Energy SAGE Energy Inc

Specializing in off-grid and grid-tied solar energy, SAGE Energy provides sales, installation and service for renewable, sustainable and electrical energy systems throughout Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and PEI. We are industry leaders, and our company is proud to be COR safety certified through NSCSA since 2012. We can help you with your DIY or turnkey projects.

Contact: www.sage-energy.ca, hello@sage-energy.ca, 902-306-1200 or 1-855-306-1200

SHINES Renewable Energy SHINES Energy
Shines Energy is a Renewable Energy company that focusses on solar electricity generation, solar hot water heating, solar space heating, solar air heating and off grid or net zero Living. We do both residential and commercial sized projects and cover all of Nova Scotia and beyond. Shines offers competitive technologies that are best in class and suited for your unique requirements. Our designs focus on meeting your energy requirements by using the most appropriate and innovative solar products in the marketplace. We represent a wide and diverse set of products including: evacuated tubes, flat plates, micro inverters, string inverters, and many more diverse technologies. We also have a Surplus Equipment catalog - check it out for great values on stock that we're clearing out! Contact: www.shinesenergy.com, info@shinesenergy.com, 902 435 3744

 

Sun & Wind Sun Ross Energy Systems Limited
Serving Eastern Nova Scotia and Cape Breton for sales, installation, and service of solar, active in-floor radiant heating, hot water, swimming pool heating, PV, and off-grid power systems. Solar Show-home Tours available by Appointment.

Contact: sunrossenergy.ca (902) 625-1539

Thermo Dynamics Inc.

Thermo Dynamics Ltd.

TDL is a Nova Scotian owned and operated company based in Dartmouth, NS since 1981. TDL manufactures a range of products including complete solar collectors (glazed, LFP type), solar thermal water heating systems, photovoltaic (PV) water heating systems, heat exchangers, and solar powered pumps.  TDL also designs, supplies, and installs grid tied and off grid PV systems.  TDL manufactures, supplies, installs, and maintains all of its products and systems from small-scale single family residential to large-scale commercial/industrial projects. 

Contact:thermo-dynamics.com +1 (902) 468-1001

Watts up Solar Watts up Solar
We are a South West Nova Scotia based suppler and installer of grid tied and off grid photovoltaic (PV) solar systems. We specialize in net-metered system design, supply, installation and maintenance. Our team has been involved in over $10,000,000 worth of microFIT photovoltaic solar systems in Ontario since 2010. Now that we've brought our expertise out to the East coast our goal is to make solar a simple and affordable investment for Nova Scotia home owners and that's why our main focus is on expert renewable energy/home efficiency consultation, clear and consistent pricing and financing options, and top tier solar hardware backed by third party insured 25 year warranties.

Contact: www.wattsupsolar.ca, contact@wattsupsolar.ca, 855-447-7222

 

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