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 Electricity in New Westminister

Posted by in Front, News, on April 15, 2011

VREC helped facilitate the installation of the first solar photovoltaic (electric) grid-tie system in the city of New Westminster. Most of BC is serviced by BC Hydro.  BC Hydro has allowed solar photovoltaic connections to its grid for seven years now.  But the City of New Westminster has it’s own utility which did not have […]