Is solar right for me?
The Solar Potential Map is a starting point for those who are curious about the viability of solar PV as an energy source for their buildings.
ENMAX provides options for spreading the cost of solar over 15 years thereby helping manage the cost of solar. Learn more about ENMAX’s lease options.
How you can get solar
Get the right permits and approvals to install solar energy in your home or business.
The City of Calgary is working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, manage energy use, prepare for, and adapt to the impacts of a changing climate.
Promoting renewable energy sources, encouraging energy efficiency, and supporting the construction of green buildings, all work together to make Calgary more environmentally friendly.
Solar energy is one type of renewable energy and we encourage Calgarians to consider solar as an energy options for home, work or both! Other types of renewable energy include geoexchange heat systems, green roofs and wind turbines.
With an average of 2,396 hours of sunlight each year, Calgary is an ideal city for the use of solar energy.