Canmore Elevation Place Solar PV

This project was funded through the Alberta Municipal Solar Program

Town of Canmore

2020Completion Year

372.4kWInstalled Capacity

$615,956Project Cost

$184,787MCCAC Funding

396,978kWh/yearElectrical Energy Generation

226tonnes CO2e/yearGHG Reductions

Greenhouse gas emissions reductions for this project are calculated based on Alberta’s Carbon Offset Emission Factors Handbook Version 2.0

As part of the MCCAC’s Alberta Municipal Solar Program (AMSP), the Town of Canmore installed an 372.4 kW solar PV system at Elevation Place.

The project was completed in 2020.

The system will offset approximately 24 percent of the power usage at Elevation Place. This system reduces the town’s Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions by 226 tonnes of CO2e annunally and is an important step towards reducing GHG emissions by 50 percent in 2030.

John Borrowman, Mayor of Town of Canmore