Author: Rob Baxter

PV Solar In Tsawwassen & Delta has Added Benefits

Posted by in News, Our News, on March 1, 2017

Installing PV is different in every jurisdiction.  Any number of factors can affect the price, productivity, and profitability of a solar array.  Some of the more common factors across the globe are things like shading, weather patterns, and feed-in rates (what the utility pays you for your surplus electricity). VREC has installed both PV and […]

How will falling oil prices affect solar?

Posted by in News, Our News, on February 4, 2015

It’s not just economists whose eyes have been fixed on falling oil prices and the value of the Canadian dollar.  Whenever fossil fuel prices fall, the overall financial appeal of renewable resources is bound to be questioned. But this blanket assessment can be deceiving.  While some large-scale renewable energy investments may be delayed due to […]

Youth leading the way on sustainable solutions

Posted by in News, Our News, on April 29, 2014

A big thank you to Argyle Secondary School’s Environmental Club for inviting VREC to participate in their first Sustainability Fair, which brought in businesses and organizations from all over the lower mainland that are working toward goals of reducing our environmental footprint and sharing the tools to do so. While our mini solar hot water […]

Vancouver School Generates Clean Solar Power

Posted by in Front, News, on April 18, 2012

As part of our commitment to educating the next generation about renewable energy, VREC was proud to be part of an installation at an elementary school in Vancouver.  Admiral Seymour Elementary School installed a 2.4 kW grid-tie system on the roof of its east building.  It was the first photovoltaic installation on a school in […]

Solar Panels on Sale

Posted by in Front, News, on May 20, 2011

We have special pricing on select Mitsubishi Solar Photovoltaic panels until the end of the month. Pricing starts at $2.61 / watt (plus shipping and HST) for these premium highly rated modules. Subject to minimum ordering requirements. For more general and updated PV panel pricing, please refer to PV panel sales page. And as always […]

Dual Solar Energy Systems on North Van Home

Posted by in Front, News, on August 5, 2010

VREC is happy to announce the completion of its first dual system installation.  We successfully completed the installation of both a solar hot water system, as well as a photovoltaic system on a residential home in North Vancouver.  The home was being renovated and the owners were looking for efficient clean energy and fuel savings. […]