Posts by: pgtech

Solar in the Summer

By on May 28, 2018

Summer is prime time for solar panels. Long days, lots of sun and blue sky means that panels will perform at peak capability. This month’s blog is about some of the things you can look forward to as the summer begins to take hold and what you expect as your solar panels reach their peak. […]

Three ways solar energy is saving water

By on April 20, 2018

70% of our planet is covered in water. Our bodies are mostly water. Human beings cannot survive more than a few days without it. By all accounts- water is the cornerstone of both civilization and life. But did you know it’s also used to make many of the things we wear, cars we drive and […]

Spring solar energy saving tips

By on March 31, 2018

Many people think that by simply installing solar panels on their house that they’re already doing their part to conserve energy – or even more important – save a buck or two on electricity. Well, they’re right. They’re doing both; but there are ways to maximize your efficiency. As we head into the spring and […]

Four energy wasting habits to break

By on February 27, 2018

Everyone has their bad habits. We’re only human, after all. But maybe one of those bad habits is wasting energy in your home. If you’re looking for ways to save some money, cut some costs or make your wallet a little more flush with cash for yourself, then listen up. Here are some bad energy-related […]

How to choose a solar installer

By on January 24, 2018

Every consumer wants choice. And as is the case with any home improvement project, the first step towards success is learning more about the product and finding a deal that balances both your needs and desires. But the second part – that can be a little bit more tricky. That’s the part where you choose […]

So you want to add more panels to your solar electrical system…

By on December 11, 2017

So this month’s blog is for our friends who are either already customers of ours or have already taken the plunge and invested in solar panels for their home. It’s a question we get frequently: can you add more panels to your existing system? This happens a lot, actually – where you either find you […]

Solar power and the winter

By on November 23, 2017

Solar power is a great source of energy for a home or property, but most folks who are new to it rightfully have questions. One of the questions we encounter the most is whether they work well in the winter or not. The long and short of it is ‘yes, they work,’ but there’s some […]

How many solar panels do you need?

By on October 25, 2017

So you’ve decided to take the plunge and go solar. Congratulations, you won’t regret it. But now that you’re going through the process, you’ll have a lot of decisions to make – including just how many panels you’ll need for your house. The number of solar panels needed for your home depends on a number […]

Solar Energy Technology and its many forms

By on September 30, 2017

Because solar power is a relatively new thing to most, people often make the mistake of lumping solar into one, singular category. They think of a panel that collects sunlight and powers their home. The truth is that there are several different kinds of delivery methods and technology that’s out there today – technology that’s […]

Why moving to solar now is the best way to maximize your dollars

By on August 30, 2017

Solar is everywhere today and unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, it’s installed in more homes every single day. Heck, the chances are – if you’re here you’re already in the kicking tires phase as to whether or not you should buy. With there being more financial incentives to move to solar than ever […]