How does snow affect solar panels in Canada?

snow and solar panels Snow is a beautiful yet occasionally problematic part of life for much of Canada. While wintry weather allows us to enjoy snowboarding and hockey, Snow can also present challenges when it comes to managing many of the systems we take for granted; solar panels included.   Continue reading “How does snow affect solar panels in Canada?”

The difference between string and micro-inverters

If you’re setting up a solar array, you will need to choose an inverter. An inverter is the piece of electrical equipment that turns DC power coming from solar panels into AC power, which is the usable power in your home or business. This can be done in variety of ways and it’s a little complex, so we’ll present a simplified version. Keep Reading