We’re SO excited about Batteries!

January 12, 2024

We’re SO excited about Batteries!

We’re now more than a year into installing our SKYSTOR battery backup systems, and we’re pretty excited about what they can do. The LuxPower…

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November 30, 2022

Battery Backup for your Solar Installation

One of the most common questions we get at Skylit is: “What happens when the power goes out? Will my solar…

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March 11, 2022

REC Alpha Pure Solar Panels

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we’re the exclusive local installer for REC Alpha Pure all black solar panels! These…

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June 15, 2021

60-cell vs 72-cell Solar Panels

When comparing quotes for your solar PV system, it’s important to know whether the panels being proposed are 60-cell or 72-cell, and the differences between…

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May 4, 2021

Luxury Off-Grid Living Powered by SKYLIT and LG

Generally, living “off the grid” requires compromise. It is difficult with standard off-grid solar technology to achieve the same kinds of creature comforts you can…

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April 23, 2021

How Does Shade Affect Solar Panels?

Welcome to number 4 in our technical blog series. This time we did some testing to answer this question: how does shade affect solar panels?…

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April 13, 2021

Microinverter Power Performance Test

As we like to do at SKYLIT, we’ve tested the inverters we use (Hoymiles) to make sure they perform as expected, so that we…

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March 17, 2021

Solar Racking Test

At SKYLIT we talk a lot about the quality of our hardware – and we can be confident of its quality because we do our…

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September 6, 2019

A/C Coupled Battery Back-up Test Installation Update

We've completed the installation of our a/c coupled battery back-up test system, and learned so much in the process!

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February 21, 2019

How Does Snow Affect Solar Panels?

We’re often asked about how snow affects solar panels, and with snow falling across the province today, we thought it would be a great time…

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