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2022 editions 
posting in November!

Fall 2021 Is Fast Approaching!
Time to batten-down the hatches with a back-up system for key circuits & appliances in your home. Maybe work on your van conversion, and plan for spring 2022 out of town at the cabin.
We’re busy posting new equipment to help you out. Dozens of new solar modules are now available, along with new controller models, & inverters. Perhaps most notably are the advances in the battery realm. 

COVID-19 STATUS:
WE ARE OPEN & OPERATIONAL

Looking for back-up power options?
Find them here

BC Hydro Net Metering UPDATE
The BCUC has posted their decision.
Read the main issues for residential solar here.
Have you got your Net Metering application organized?
Lots of time to plan your system, & get equipment on order this spring.
Need help? Let us know!

Modern Outpost is your Canadian Solar Equipment Store

Get what you need without crossing the border. Shop our vast array of solar equipment from almost every major manufacturer in the industry.

Check out our “Solar Panels Canada” page.
200+ models of solar module means you can find the best options for your project here.

If you would like pricing & availability on a specific item, but don’t see it posted on this site, send us a note.

Download our Information Package for Homeowners
Request your Site Assessment 
& see what’s possible.

Modern Outpost Residential Systems

Solar in the city?
Absolutely. Because…
It’s easy to do.
It’s cheaper than other renos.
It’s greener than other renos.
It’s built to work silently for decades.
It’s an increase in home market value.
It’s the home improvement that pays you back.

Contact Us Today…

T : 250-338-4161
E : mail@ModernOutpost.com
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News…

Q.Cells Releases Half-Cut Cell Modules
Higher yields – especially in partial shade.
New Packable Solar From Powertraveller
Ruggedized & powerful.
Goal Zero Releases New Yeti Portable Lithium
New Yeti power packs & Boulder solar panels lead the way.
Emergency Power Back-Up
We’re fielding lots of questions. Here are some answers.

Popular Articles…

Solar charging an EV (like a Tesla or Leaf)
Protect Your Roof From Solar Installations
How ‘Green’ Is Your Green Energy?
Planning for Spring Solar Installations
Disposable AA’s Are Costing You Plenty
Don’t Pass On Pass-Through Charging
Solar Charging dSLR Cameras

Proudly Serving…

Environment Canada – Parks Canada – Canadian Forces – Fisheries & Oceans Canada – Provincial Ministries – Canadian Universities & Colleges – Private Industry – Home, Cottage, & Cabin Owners – RV’ers & Boaters – Tiny Home Owners – Thousands of kayakers, trekkers, hikers, bikers, photographers, & videographers.

Our Line Card…

One day we might have it all posted! In the meantime, we can source equipment from all the following manufacturers. Let us know what you need for your project.

Solar Modules for Residential Grid-Tie & Off-Grid Projects…
Hanwha Q.Cells :: Trina :: LG Solar :: REC Solar :: Lumos :: Solaria :: Jinko Solar :: SolarWorld :: Sunpreme :: Longi :: Canadian Solar :: Heliene :: Silfab :: C-Sun :: Mission Solar :: SolarFlex / Go Power! :: Stark :: XTerra :: SolarTech :: Axitec :: Dasol :: Global Solar :: P3 :: Powerfilm ::

Portable Solar
Goal Zero :: Voltaic Systems :: Power Traveller :: Powerfilm Solar :: P3 Solar ::  Bioenno :: Powerwerx ::
Ansmann :: Maha Energy :: Coghlans :: Go Power!

Inverters
Enphase :: APSystems :: Hoymiles :: Chilicon :: SMA :: SolarEdge :: Fronius :: Huawei :: Sol-Ark :: Delta :: Yaskawa :: 

Magnum :: Outback Power :: Schneider :: Pika/Generac :: Kaco :: Samlex America :: Xantrex :: Go Power! :: Kisae :: Victron :: Tigo ::

Charge Controllers & Battery Chargers
Midnite Solar :: Morningstar :: Magnum Dimensions :: Outback Power :: Blue Sky Energy :: Victron :: Samlex/Steca :: Xantrex :: Schneider :: Eco Energy :: Genasun :: Go Power! :: Atkinson :: EPEver :: Phocos :: Iota :: Marinco :: Hybrid Power ::

EV Chargers
ChargePoint :: Eaton :: eMotorWerks :: Leviton :: SolarEdge

Batteries
LG Chem :: Tesla :: Discover :: Sonnen :: Enphase :: Simpliphi :: Blue Planet :: Pika/Generac :: Eguana :: Sharp :: Darfon ::

RELiON :: Battle Born :: Bioenno :: Fortress :: Go Power :: Hybrid Power ::
Surrette/Rolls :: Trojan Battery :: MagnaCharge :: MK / Deka :: Outback :: Solar-One / HuP :: East Penn :: Crown :: Aquion Battery :: Green Rock/AIB

Mounts
Ironridge :: Snap-n-Rack :: Kinetic :: HB Solar :: Spyder :: FastRack :: Pro Solar :: Nuance :: Schletter :: DPW Solar :: Unirac :: Aerocompact :: Ecolibrium :: OpSun :: Atlas
ZomeWorks :: GSE Integration :: Array Technologies :: Tamarack :: Lorentz :: MT Solar :: Deger Energie :: Quick Mount :: EcoFasten :: S5! :: EJOT :: Oatey :: Chemlink
Solar Rackworks :: Noco

Pumps
Dankoff :: Grundfos :: SunRotor :: Sun Pumps :: Shurflo :: Jabsco :: Whale :: Rule

Lighting
Satco :: Nuvo :: Stanpro :: Lotus LED :: LiteLine :: GE Lighting
Hella :: Sea Dog :: Dr.LED :: Luminair :: Jabsco :: Phillips :: Grote

Appliances
Snap-Fan :: Sundanzer :: Dometic :: Norcold :: Caframo

Wiring, Monitoring, & BOS
Midnite :: Outback :: SolaDeck :: Square D :: Wiley :: Schneider Electric :: Blue Sea Systems :: Marinco :: ProMariner :: Pico :: Eaton :: Hubell :: Cole Hersee :: Cooper Bussman :: Amphenol :: Multi Contact (MC4) :: Southwire :: Cobra Wire :: Ancor :: Heyco :: Hellermann Tyton :: LittleFuse :: Mersen :: Ferraz Shawmut :: Carlon :: Burndy
Neurio :: Bogart :: Deck Monitoring :: eGauge :: Locus Energy :: Itron


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