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Our Solar Celebration at 104 Dawson Road

Posted on: September 20th, 2017 by CED Co-op

On Saturday, September 16th we celebrated a year of solar with our partners, Balnar Management, at 104 Dawson Road in Guelph. It was a beautiful day to be outside (and a fantastic sunny day for generating electricity from solar power!) Guests enjoyed the BBQ courtesy of Wildfire Cuisine and learned about the components of the […]

Partner Profile: The Township of Wellesley

Posted on: August 16th, 2017 by CED Co-op

CED Co-op partners with businesses of all shapes and sizes to install solar systems that generate clean, green energy for Ontario, while delivering financial returns for our members. Early on in the FIT program we partnered with the Township of Wellesley to help them install four solar arrays on two arenas, a community centre, and […]

Partner Profile: Schiedel View Farms

Posted on: July 19th, 2017 by CED Co-op

CED Co-op partners with businesses of all shapes and sizes to install solar systems that generate clean, green energy for Ontario, while delivering financial returns for our members. When we saw the buildings at Schiedel View Farms we knew the location would be absolutely perfect for solar! Schiedel View Farms has been in business since […]

A Bird’s Eye View Of Solar Trackers

Posted on: June 15th, 2016 by CED Co-op

Have you ever walked through a field of solar trackers? It’s exciting to be among the panels, seeing them all move in tandem as they follow the sun’s path across the sky. Everywhere you look sunlight is being converted to clean, green electricity. What’s even more amazing is seeing the same solar system from a […]

Solar System Opening: Salus Marine Wear

Posted on: April 22nd, 2016 by CED Co-op

On Thursday, April 28th, Community Energy Development Co-operative is celebrating the official opening of our solar system at Salus Marine Wear. Salus Marine Wear, a local lifejacket and PFD (Personal Flotation Device) manufacturer, has installed a 160 kW solar system at their headquarters and production plant in Waterloo. Jointly owned between Salus Marine Wear and Community Energy […]

Partnerships Generating Profits

Posted on: April 20th, 2016 by CED Co-op

Schiedel View Farms is a turkey farm outside of New Hamburg with a new 250kW solar system built in partnership with the farm. It’s a perfect site for solar – the barns have sloped metal roofs which makes installation easy, and they face south so they can take advantage of as much sunlight as possible. […]

Solvation Projects Generating Power

Posted on: March 30th, 2016 by CED Co-op

Three major solar projects have started generating power. Solvation-F, Solvation-V, and Solvation-VF are large-scale ground-mounted solar systems located in the town of Blind River, outside of Sudbury. These systems are big! Solvation-F, the smallest of the three, is a 330kW solar system. For comparison, the solar systems you see on houses in your neighbourhood are […]