Solar Assist

Discover your home's solar potential

and programs to help you achieve it

Type your address, and select it from the drop down list.

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SolarAssist is brought to you by the Nova Scotia Department of Energy and Mines and Clean Foundation

How do I use SolarAssist?

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Find your location in Nova Scotia


Get started by entering your home address and we’ll do the rest. SolarAssist does not store your personal data — we use your address for calculation purposes only.

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Evaluate your home’s solar potential


Nova Scotia gets more than enough sun for solar! Use our solar calculator to find out how much you might save on your energy bill by installing solar panel electricity for your home. Not a homeowner or want solar for your organization? Find out more.

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View and share your custom solar report


SolarAssist is not a provider of solar solutions or installations. This platform is a free resource for Nova Scotians, built to help you learn how to go solar and how take the next step toward installing a solar photovoltaic or “solar PV” power system for your home.

How does SolarAssist work?


We use your location and the information you give us about your home to estimate your solar energy generation potential, and to match you with Nova Scotia’s solar incentives, rebates and programs.

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1225 Prospect Bay Rd, Halifax NS

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Your roof is over half shaded, which could mean your roof is not optimal for a solar installation.

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532.8 square feet of sun exposure will be needed to install a system of this size.

$23,334

Estimated 25-year savings

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Discover your home's solar potential

and programs to help you achieve it

Type your address, and select it from the drop down list.