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Solar Energy and Battery Backup for Toronto Homes: Yes, You Can!

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solar panels on a roof


Are you interested in exploring solar energy and battery-backup as possibilities for your home? Can solar help you reduce your energy use or even get your home to net-zero? What about increasing your home’s resiliency when the power goes out? In this inspiring introductory webinar brought to you by the Pocket Change Project, you’ll learn about the options available, how to know if solar is right for you, Ontario’s net-metering system, the benefits and costs/rebates involved, battery storage, how to work with contractors, and more.


Date    Wednesday, February 15

Time     8 – 9:15 pm

Where  On Zoom (RSVP required - please use form on this page to RSVP)


Featured Presenters:

  • Michael O’Neill, Pocket Changemaker (and Changemaker Coordinator), speaking about his own recent solar installation, which helped his home reach net-zero.
  • Beau Badore, Owner, Heliotechnik Inc., a solar and certified Tesla Powerwall installation company, speaking about residential solar installation and energy storage and net-metering systems.
  • Craig Jasman, Pocket Change Solar Lead, speaking about a low-cost option to use a solar panel and battery as an effective emergency back-up power system for your home.


Emceed by Paul Dowsett, Retrofit Coach, Pocket Change Project. Bring your questions! A Q&A will follow the main presentations.