A solar power saga with – at last – a happy ending

It took Dave Fadden of Melbourne a 10-month-long battle to get Hydro One to accept power from his microFIT solar installation. In the end, an appeal to his MPP and the minister saved the day


Dave Fadden is hooked up to the grid now, but the Southwest Middlesex resident nearly became the poster boy for everything that could go wrong for someone trying to produce power through Ontario’s microFIT program.

Better Farming - May 2011