Sustainability Blog

The sustainability blog will periodically highlight initiatives that our sustainability committee is undertaking, including information about our solar panels, and other energy management initiatives!

Electricity Bill Part 2: Impact of Solar Panels

Electricity Bill Part 2: Impact of Solar Panels

In Part 1, we explored how to read an electricity bill, and now in Part 2 we will explore the impact our solar panels had on our bill. The Inglewood Community League had its solar panel system installed in October 2019. Now that spring is here, the sun is out longer,...

Electricity Bill Part 1: Understanding Your Bill

Electricity Bill Part 1: Understanding Your Bill

Your electricity bill gives a great deal of information, but only if you know what to look for. The most common misconception is that the delivery charges are all fixed fees, and reducing your electricity usage will have little to no impact on your bill. In fact, most...

The Impact of Snow

We've had a fair bit of snow this winter, which has been impacting the production of electricity from our solar installation. This was entirely expected, and according to NAIT, we should only see about 5% drop in production on average over the course of the winter due...

Solar Education for Inglewood Grade 5 Class

Solar Education for Inglewood Grade 5 Class

The Inglewood Community League and our Solar installer Generate Energy recently hosted the Inglewood Elementary School grade 5 class at the hall for some class about solar energy! Special thanks to Jeremy and Beth from Generate Energy for educating the class about...

First Day of Production!

The system is now operational, and our first full day of production was October 31st, 2019! There were brief periods of full sun at around 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM, but was otherwise unfortunately a relatively cloudy day. We generated 15.7 kWh for this first day, which is...

Solaredge Monitoring Portal

View the current and historical production data from our solar panel installation!