Solar Electricity For Community Buildings Pilot Program

UPDATE: This program is currently on hold, based on recent provincial election.


Minister Samson made an announcement this afternoon that provides a great boost for Solar Energy in our province. This program is a pilot program run by the Nova Scotia Department of Energy. The program’s goals are to support community participation in renewable energy generation and and to learn more about how solar electricity can help Nova Scotia in it’s clean energy transition. For more information check out here:

Minister Samson, Councillor Mattie and Minister Delorey at the announcement this afternoon, Warden Boucher shared with the crowd information on the County’s 25kWh PV grid ties, roof mounted system and commended ACE and ACE coop for the work they have done locally to empower community organizations and individuals to make solar part of their energy reality.