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November 5, 2018

Should You Get Roof Mounted or Ground Mounted Racking?

Usually, people go straight for the roof-mounted racking system when they install their solar panels and don’t even see ground-mounted racking as much of an option. However, there are a lot of cases where ground-mounted racking is actually the better option. Want to know if you’re one of those cases where ground-mounted racking is the most viable option? Keep reading this blog to find out which one is the best option for you. Decide which racking system is right for your solar panel installation from your solar panel company.

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November 5, 2018

How solar enhances our lives

Climate change is a subject that must be addressed as soon as possible, according to climate experts. Every year, the evidence of global warming becomes stronger. The sun has kept our species alive for millennia with warmth, light, and food. However, utilizing this energy to generate electricity is a fairly recent development.

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November 5, 2018

Considerations When Planning to Purchase Solar Panels

One of the first things you have to consider is that the actual panels only make up 25 to 30 percent of the total price of installing a solar system. The cost of the panel you choose changes based on the type and efficiency.  Also notable, the cost of panels has fallen in the past 10 years to about half the price they were in 2008. You can assume to pay somewhere between $4,000 and $16,000 of hard-earned dollar for your solar panels.  U.S. Solar Market Insight states the total average pricing for domestic systems is just above $3.50 per watt.  Solar modules are sold based on how many “watts” of energy they generate. A watt is the basic unit of power, which equals volts multiplied by amps. Each module contains solar cells, so the more cells that can be packed into a module, the higher the

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November 5, 2018

Five Mistakes to Avoid When Going Solar

When making the switch to solar, you might get so excited and in a hurry to get your system installed and powered up, you might end up making some costly mistakes. This blog features a list of five mistakes you should avoid when switching over to solar so that you don’t end up paying for it later. Learn how to get the most efficiency and advantages of solar energy when you avoid these top solar mistakes.

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November 5, 2018

Is solar the remedy to pollution?

Climate change is a serious reality today and the problem is even worse than climate scientists originally believed. Evidence of dramatic melting at the polar ice caps is helping to convince climate skeptics that global warming is a clear and present danger today.

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November 5, 2018

Choosing Between a Lead-Acid and a Lithium Battery for Your Solar System

Whether you’re totally off the grid or you just want some added energy savings in your home, deciding which battery to use may be a confusing and tough decision. While lead-acid is the older and more mainstream option, the maintenance and lifespan of this type of battery might make you wonder if it’s actually a good option. Meanwhile, lithium batteries live longer and perform better, but they’re new and cost a lot more. And that just scratches the surface. Keep reading this blog to figure out more in-depth differences between the two to help you decide which is the right choice for you. Learn how to help reach your renewable energy goal and get more out of solar using a solar battery.

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November 5, 2018

Solar Panel Savings Through Global Trends

Maybe it's your time to consider soaking up some rays and putting them back into the grid after all panel prices are very low. If you have been keeping up with the news, then you are aware that the cost of solar is dropping across the country and beyond. There are numerous ways to evaluate the expense of panels in your state. Abroad, Chinese panels are very cheap compared to other parts of the world; in fact, there is a massive panel glut affecting world costs currently do to Chinese solar building policies.  And in the U.S., we aren't lagging too far behind, especially in spite of tariffs recently placed by the Trump administration solar imports.

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November 5, 2018

Solar is our best tool to prevent global warming

The world is changing and there's a choice to be made by voters in democracies all over the world. Do we want to be controlled by oil, coal and nuclear interests? Or do we want to wake up and get on board with renewable energy? H

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November 5, 2018

Top Two Things to Consider Before Getting Solar On Your Roof

While you may already be certain you’re ready to make the switch over to solar, there are still some considerations about your roof you should be thinking about before you make that final investment. You’ll want to make sure you’re totally informed and ready for your installation day so that when the time does finally come around, you won’t be left not knowing how to answer your solar installer and what kinds of information you need to know about your roof. Here are the top two things you need to consider about your roof before your installation day that will keep you the most prepared and informed. Learn how to prepare for the installation of solar panels from your solar panel company, the best solar company that does your solar panel installation.

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November 5, 2018

Payment Alternatives For Having a New Panel System

When you get solar panels,  you are going to want the assurance that if something malfunctions, you can get it repaired swiftly and cheaply.  A leasing deal doesn't always cover everything.  Often the solar equipment is not included by the maintenance plan, but are treated by the warranty.  You may have to register for your homeowner's insurance to meet those costs alternately. Make sure when buying or leasing, you notify your insurer when placing a solar on your property.  Being straightforward when communicating with solar companies can be favorable toward getting what you need out of the agreement. 

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November 5, 2018

The Incredible Benefits of Solar

When thinking about going solar, there are a ton of benefits you can look at as evidence for why you should and why it’s a great idea. And there’s more than one amazing benefit to take advantage of when you go solar. Some people think it’ll just help the environment (which is true). Some people think it will just save them money (which is also true). But what if we told you it offers both those benefits and more? Luckily for you, that’s exactly what we’re going to do. Keep reading to learn all the amazing benefit you can get from solar, some of which you may not have ever even heard of before! Learn how much a solar panel costs and the prices for solar panels and the efficiency for solar panels.

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