September 25, 2020

Dandelion Renewables is delighted to announce that we have successfully installed one of our increasingly significant solar projects, the Bon Accord Solar Project. The solar farm installation is located in Sturgeon County, Alberta, on the south side of Bon Accord. On September 18, 2020, Bon Accord Mayor David Hutton unveiled the new 648kW solar farm … Continue reading “Dandelion Renewables Builds Sturgeon’s Largest Solar Photovoltaic Array”

September 16, 2020

An increasing number of Canadian leaders, belonging to both private and public sectors, are pledging to support the government’s climate change actions as the link between climate change and human activities becomes clearer. Furthermore, as information on sustainable practices and business performance develops, business leaders are finding it challenging to ignore their benefits. This is … Continue reading “How Businesses Can Introduce Sustainable Practices Into their Companies”

September 10, 2020

You may have heard the term “efficiency” of the solar panel. If you have heard of it, but are unsure what it means, then this blog is for you. We are not only going to discuss what solar panel efficiency means, but also the ways of enhancing the overall efficiency of a solar photovoltaic (PV) … Continue reading “What Does Solar Panel Efficiency Mean?”

August 26, 2020

The use of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules, also known as solar panels, has increased exponentially over the past decade or so in both residential, commercial buildings as well as ground-mounted solar structures. The majority of solar modules fit into one of four major categories: monocrystalline, polycrystalline, thin-film, and bifacial social panels. These solar modules mainly … Continue reading “Comparing Different Types Of Solar Modules: Which One Is Best?”

August 19, 2020

This blog will share with you the top 5 reasons why you should consider building or expanding a solar power system to start generating electricity in the year 2020. Apart from solar power advantages that are known by many, there are some specific benefits that are now offered for homeowners, landowners, and commercial building owners … Continue reading “Top 5 Reasons To Install A Solar Power System In 2020”

August 13, 2020

Solar photovoltaic (PV) power systems offer numerous advantages to their users. This is the reason why solar PV systems are becoming popular all over the world. In this blog, we’re going to discuss some of the advantages that can make these systems most suitable for you to meet your renewable energy needs. Let’s see some … Continue reading “Solar Power Systems Have Many Advantages”

August 5, 2020

The demand for electricity has been on the rise since the industrial revolution and is yet to increase even further due to the electrification of transport and heat. In 2020, it has already transformed the modern economy and provides a growing share of energy services. With this continuous increase in the demand for electricity, the … Continue reading “How Can Solar Energy Benefit Your Business”

July 23, 2020

When installing a new solar power system at home or in the office, most people often get confused about selecting the right type of solar energy system. This is mainly because of the lack of understanding of different solar technologies in the market, like on-grid, off-grid, and hybrid solar systems. If you’re investing in solar … Continue reading “Grid-Tied Vs. Off-Grid Solar Power System – Which One Is Best?”

July 15, 2020

The Sun provides Earth with immense energy, and if we could harness its full potential, even for one hour, it would be enough to meet global energy needs for one year. Unfortunately, we are only able to collect a fraction of this energy, but doing so using solar panels can make a significant difference. What … Continue reading “Tips For Buying A Solar PV Panel System For Your Home”

July 8, 2020

By integrating modern-day beekeeping concepts like ‘solar honey’ with energy-efficient bee farming techniques, beekeepers in Alberta can discover serious cost-saving opportunities. In a somewhat shocking report published in September of 2019, the Alberta Beekeepers Commission reported some of the lowest honey yields in nearly 4 decades. Compared to the past three-year average, over half of … Continue reading “Eco-Friendly Cost-Saving Opportunities for Alberta Beekeepers – Energy-Efficient Beekeeping”

June 26, 2020

Semi-transparent solar cells are a relatively new solar technology that allow light to partially pass through the panels while also delivering light-to-electricity conversion. The possibilities offered by semi-transparent solar panels include their integration as skylights and windows of buildings, referred to generally as building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV). The semi-transparent characteristics of BIPV technology also has the … Continue reading “Solar Windows and Solar Buildings: Understanding Building Integrated Photovoltaic Systems”

June 19, 2020

There are always those early adopters who lead the way when it comes to embracing change. Going solar is no different. Using conventional power sources, electricity costs for the Village of Ryley would run as high as $14,000 a year, plus an additional $5,000 in distribution and service charges. The village council sought a solar … Continue reading “The Village Of Ryley’s Solar Project Is An Inspiration For Others”