Learn the benefits of GOING SOLAR

Learn the benefits of GOING SOLAR for your home, business or farm

Don't know where to start?  

Join us for an evening to help get you connected with the people, products, programs and processes to make your solar project a reality.

Attend this unique 3 hour evening event on June 19 for just $9.99!

This unique opportunity will allow you to:

  • Learn about programs, processes and case studies to help you get started and GO SOLAR
  • Dedicated sessions for home, business and farms, to provide helpful information specifically designed to help with your unique project.
  • Meet the people who can help you plan and install your solar project
  • See the technology and products with up to 100 exhibitors in the exposition hall the night before Solar Canada opens for its annual conference.
  • This exclusive offer saves you an additional $10 off, so your ticket will only cost $9.99!

Note: This offer does not include access to the full Solar Canada Conference and Exhibition. If you are interested in a full conference pass, please see the full registration option link at the bottom of this page. This event is NOT for solar industry professionals. This event is exclusively organized for residential home owners, commercial/industrial business owners and farmers.

Going Solar Evening  

Education sessions focused on the the unique needs of home owners, business owners and farmers interested in learning how to install and use solar power.

4:15 - 4:30pm - Welcome to the Going Solar Evening!  

John Gorman, President & Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) 

4:30 - 5:15pm - Going Solar for Homes  

The first steps to installing solar on your home can seem overwhelming. This session aims to help you to understand whether your home is a good fit for solar, to identify what questions to ask your solar professionals, and to learn how Energy Efficiency Alberta’s Residential Solar Program could support your decision to go solar. Furthermore, you will hear the economic and lifestyle benefits of taking control of your power and going solar through recent Albertan success stories. Don’t miss this opportunity!  

Jennifer D’Aoust, Residential & Commercial Solar Program Manager, Energy Efficiency Alberta (EEA)  

5:15 - 6:00pm - Going Solar for Commercial Buildings  

From economics to sustainability and more, there are many reasons why you should go solar for your business or commercial building. Energy Efficiency Alberta’s Commercial Solar Program makes it even more appealing with financial incentives to make it a reality. Learn the details of the program, how to participate and how to find a qualified solar provider. Finally, hear about recent Albertan success stories who chose to advance their business by going solar.  

Jennifer D’Aoust, Residential & Commercial Solar Program Manager, Energy Efficiency Alberta (EEA)  

6:00 - 6:30pm Going Solar for Farms  

Many farmers do not realize that solar energy is an abundant resource in Alberta that they can “harvest”. Growing Forward 2 is a federal-provincial-territorial partnership with a mandate to drive an innovative, competitive and profitable Canadian agriculture and agri-food sector. Farm and land-owners are urged to get involved and take control of their electricity use through the newly introduced On-Farm Solar Photovoltaics Program. In this session, you will learn the basics of the program, how solar would benefit your farm and the first steps to get started.  


You have questions. We have answers. 

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Who? Potential Residential Solar Customers - including residential home owners, apartment/condo building owners, commercial/industrial building owners and farmers * Please note: This session is invitation only and is NOT for solar industry professionals

When? June 19th, 2018 from 4pm - 7pm * The evening BEFORE the Solar Canada Conference and Exhibition 

Where? Solar Canada Exposition Hall BMO Centre - Hall D

Cost? $19.99 $9.99  

Are you a solar industry professional or service provider?  

If so, please register to attend Solar Canada June 20-21 here.  

A full conference pass allows you access to Going Solar night or you may purchase an exhibition pass to attend the expo on June 20-21.

Going Solar Night was designed to educate those outside of the industry.

Interested in a full conference pass?