Nova Scotian's pay among the highest retail electricity prices in the country.
While wind energy has been well supported in the province, solar energy has been less promoted.
Fortunately, the province is taking steps to reduce its reliance on coal and setting a renewable energy target of 40% by 2020.
Some assessments estimate the solar electric potential for Nova Scotia to be on the order of 50 megawatts.
Nova Scotia is a grid parity province, making solar power cheaper than the residential utility rates.This spells good news for solar out east!
Solar Tax Credits, Incentives and Solar Rebates in Nova Scotia