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Construction Electrician (NOC 7241) Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System Certified

Custom Solar Installations for Maximum Energy Production

Alternative Energy is the future of the electrical industry.  Getting in on the ground floor, we have established systems and training opportunities to take full advantage of this new and exciting sustainable product.

We provide detailed assessments & quality installations from our CSA NOC 7241 Certified Construction Electricians, ensuring each projected is tailored to fully utilize the solar resources available.

Customization of each installation is essential for maximum solar energy production, and provides the highest value to every client. We also help getting client’s access to any government grants that are available to each application.

AltaPro provides unparalleled “One-Stop-Shop” for all the design/permitting/engineering/ and installation needs allowing us to provide a true “Turn Key” systems to every client.

Residential, Commercial and Industrial Solar Services

  • Residential Sector
    • Grid tie micro generation
    • Off – Grid Solar
    • Roof & ground mount systems
    • Client setup for monitoring systems
  • Commercial / Agricultural Sector
    • Large rooftop applications & ground mount systems
    • Modifications as needed to existing electrical distribution systems
    • Net metering setup for clients with multiple sites
    • Public displays for system performance to showcase saved energy if required
  • Industrial / Utility
    • Full scope from point of entry from wire service provider to solar modules
    • Installation of utility transformer pads
    • All required excavations and backfill
    • Screw pile & other structural requirements
    • Any secondary buildings required, site lighting, security camera monitoring, etc
  • Service
    • 24/7 service and maintenance
    • Scheduled system checkups
    • LED lighting conversion to “supercharge” your R.O.I

Designing and Installing Photovoltaic Systems

If you feel that a photovoltaic system is something you want to try out, you will need to contact professionals so they will be able to first provide an assessment of the site and then come up with a design that will work for you, your price range and the site itself.

One of the most important aspects of this design and installation process is sizing. The team will need to look at the size of modules, the size of the inverter, the size of the battery and more. Without putting a lot of time into sizing, knowing how to actually design and install the system becomes quite difficult. In fact, the installation of these systems is actually quite easy, but it is the accurate sizing and other parts of the assessment that are the most critical.

In addition to sizing, it is important determine the power consumption demands. The last thing you want to have happen is get an entire system designed and installed, only for have it not be enough to power your home or office. Each system is tailored personally for each customer and the cost and design can vary from house to house based on things like size of roof, condition of the roof, if there is any shading from trees and more.

Thankfully, due to the explosion in popularity and viability of solar power in recent years, there is almost sure to be a company in your area that can help.

AltaPro is Your One-Stop-Shop for Photovoltaic Systems

AltaPro is one of the best companies in Alberta when it comes to the design and installation of photovoltaic systems. We are an electrical design and installation company that can help you every step of the way from the concept to the completion of the system. We pride ourselves on our great customer service experience from first contact to last contact, as we want to ensure you are happy throughout the entire process and beyond. Our philosophy is to provide high quality service to our customers, at a reasonable price.

In addition to offering great service, we are proud to serve our community by supporting key organizations such as the Mustard Seed, the Edmonton Down Syndrome society and more.

AltaPro was founded way back in 1987 and since then, we have been providing a range of electrical services and projects across the province of Alberta. This includes integrated product delivery (IPD), design build, maintenance work and more.

We currently have over 100 employees, who all exhibit the core values that are most important to us at AltaPro. Of course safety is also of the utmost importance and we take it very seriously. Our entire staff is well-trained and we meet or exceed all safety requirements to ensure the job not only gets done right, but also in a safe manner to protect everyone and everything involved.

While we do indeed offer a variety of different electrical services and design, we are incredibly proud of our work in the solar space. So what makes us one of the premier providers of photovoltaic systems in the province?

Well, we provide a one-stop-shop for all things solar as we will assist you with finding you the right design, will ensure all of the proper permits are handled, will help get you access to any government grant you might qualify for and will, of course, handle all of the engineering and installation. All you need to do is tell us your wants and needs out of a solar power system and we will do our best to make it a reality.

The cost of your system will depend on a lot of factors such as size, energy demand, location and more and until all of the boxes have been checked and your needs have been analyzed, it’s hard to provide an accurate prediction on the cost. In general, a residential system will generally cost a customer around $3 per Watt.

Whether you need a solar system on a house, condo, business, multifamily home or even an industrial building, we are confident we can help and have you set up with the perfect system that is customized and personalized for you. However, we don’t stop serving you once the system is installed, either.

We are proud to offer 24/7 service and maintenance if you experience any issues or concerns, and we will also come out for scheduled system check-ups to ensure everything is working as expected.

Interested in learning more about solar power or having a photovoltaic system installed at your home or business? If so, be sure to reach out to us with your questions or concerns or fill out our secure and simple online assessment request form. Solar power and other types of renewable energy are the way of the future, and there is no better time to get involved in the space than right now. Feel free to call or email us in order to set up an assessment or meeting to get the ball rolling on your new solar power system.