Guelph Solar Mechanical Inc., installers of photovoltaic PV solar panel systems, solar thermal hot water systems and solar pool heaters in Guelph, Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Puslinch and Wellington County, Ontario.
We work in solar energy and energy conservation as a way to contribute to a healthier environment and a more just society. As a company, we also support many local (and international efforts) that align with our values. Some of these are listed below:
- We are recognized as a Living Wage Employer, paying our staff at least enough for themselves and their families to live healthily, meet their basic expenses, and be able to participate in work, family life, and community activities.
- Bridges out of Poverty and other poverty alleviation efforts in Guelph - Steve Dyck, President of Guelph Solar is very passionate about this work and spends much of his time outside of his day job connecting with and supporting families which are underprivileged in Guelph.
- Yorklands Green Hub - Helping to create and maintain a versatile and self-sustaining education, demonstration, innovation and research hub.
- Hooping for Hunger - Hunger alleviation fundraiser supporting the Chalmers Community Centre in Guelph and the Hunger Project, and run by FLOW Office Wisdom.
- Guelph Coalition for Active Transportation - A vision for Guelph to increase the quantity, quality, and safety of active transportation in Guelph.
- eMERGE Guelph - Leading the way in co-creating resilient, flourishing communities. They do this by connecting citizens and organizations to innovate solutions to maximize resource efficiency and community well-being.
- Transition Guelph - Promote processes and projects for strengthening community resilience and economic vitality.
- Guelph Spoken Word and the Guelph Poetry Slam Teams - Creates an open, intergenerational community that fosters spoken word artists to express themselves and create a career for their art. Guelph Solar has supported the team in their competitions and Eitan, our Projects Manager is on the Guelph Team which won at the National Competition in 2016!
We try to participate in many community events and to support many community groups in Guelph and area. Many of our employees are involved in community organizations and efforts to make our town and country a better place. Please get in touch if you would like us to participate in your event or community effort.