At Catalyst, we’ve made it our mission to help support and grow the solar energy industry in Atlantic Canada.
Renewable energy is the way of the future—our environment and our economy depend on it—and we’re passionate about supporting Atlantic Canadians in making the switch as seamless and affordable as possible.
From creating your free initial solar
to providing product from the top solar manufacturers, to connecting you with the best local installers, we’re with you every step of the way. report,
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The time to switch is now
Thanks to the new rebates and incentive programs in Nova Scotia, there has never been a better time to switch to solar energy. Efficiency Nova Scotia’s SolarHomes rebate program and HRM’s Solar City financing program, among others, have made solar more affordable and accessible than ever before, and thanks to these programs, Nova Scotia has become a leader in solar energy adoption. However, due to limited funding, these programs won’t be around forever so if you’re thinking of making the switch, now is the time!
What can solar do for you?
AVERAGE SYSTEM SIZE
AVERAGE ANNUAL ENERGY PRODUCTION
kilowatt hours (kWh)
AVERAGE ANNUAL POWER BILL SAVINGS
$ Canadian dollars
That’s equivalent to…
fewer pounds of coal
The top manufacturers on the market
We’ve partnered with the top solar manufacturing companies on the market to bring you the best products and technologies available. We understand that a solar energy system is a huge investment for you and your home, and we’re committed to getting you the most out of your investment.
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For local, by local
Unlike many companies, which are based out of province, all of our solar contractors are proudly Atlantic Canadian. We see the solar industry as much more than a green energy solution, it’s also an opportunity to support our local community and grow our local economy. We pride ourselves on working with the top performing contractors, all of which are qualified under the SolarHomes program. We also work with installers who handle the projects from start to finish – no subcontracting from electrical to roofing. One company. One warranty.
With so many of us working from home over the next few weeks, we saw this as a great opportunity to connect and learn together online. That’s why we put together our new webinar series, open to everyone in the industry, to share our insider knowledge, industry trends,...read more
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As you may have seen on our LinkedIn and Instagram, our team was down at Solar Power International’s (SPI) Smart Energy Week in Salt Lake City last week. It was an action-packed week, and we got the opportunity to connect with industry leaders and fellow renewable...read more
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