Benefits of Net Metering Net metering can save homeowners hundreds of dollars on their utility bills every year, so it’s a good reason to make the money-saving choice and go solar sooner rather than later. Join the 1000's of people in Ontario producing solar power. Systems are designed to match your hydro usage. No more Time-of-Use rates. Why own your solar system? Your home value goes up. As energy prices rise, your solar value goes up. Clean air saves lives. The price of sunlight is zero. Solar creates Canadian jobs, and supports families.