Saskatchewan is an ideal location to reduce your energy bill by installing solar panels. The best solar resource in Canada, combined with government incentives means its easier than ever to save money and benefit the environment, whether you want solar panels for your home or solar panels for your business.
Saskatchewan received the most annual solar irradiance per year, making it the best place in Canada for a solar panel installation.
Net Metering Rebate - This Saskatchewan solar incentive will allow qualified applicants to receive a one-time rebate equivalent to 20% of eligible costs up to a maximum payment of $20,000. This program is offered to SaskPower, Saskatoon Light & Power, and City of Swift Current customers until November, 2018. Read more on the Saskatchewan Net Metering Rebate.
Small Power Producers Program - This program will allow you to sell either all of the power you produce to SaskPower, or to sell the excess of what you don't use back to SaskPower. Under this solar power rebate program you will agree to a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) where you will receive a set price for you electricity. The current price is $0.106/kWh and will increase at a rate of 2% per year. Read more on the Small Power Producers Solar Program.
Which Saskatchewan solar incentive is best for you depends on how much energy you consume and how large of a system you wish to install. Most Saskatchewan homeowners will benefit more from the Net-Metering Rebate of 20%. If you wish to install enough solar panels to produce more than you use, then the small power producers program may be more beneficial. Kuby Renewable Energy will outline the benefits of both options and recommend the option that will earn you the most money at the end of the day.
Additional energy incentive rebates and programs are offered within Saskatchewan not pertaining to solar panel installations. To read about other energy efficiency incentives in Saskatchewan, click here.
Read the full list of rebates and incentives for solar panels.
Kuby Energy designs and installs solar panels and provides full-service electrical and solar energy services for the following regions in Saskatchewan:
We service all of Saskatchewan so if your city/town is not listed don't worry - we will make it work for you.