Posts by: pgtech

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 […]

Solar Panels: Lease or Buy?

By on July 17, 2017

One of the more commonly asked questions we get is whether our customers should buy or lease solar panels. Our answer to that question? Yes. Yes – because they should go solar no matter what, but how you pay really depends on your situation. Today, we’ll break down the benefits of both. Why you should […]

Three hidden benefits of solar panels

By on June 30, 2017

Unless you’ve had your head under a rock the past few years, you know that solar has become a big deal and that more and more people are taking the plunge and converting over. There’s more to meets the eye than the usual sales brochure stuff, however. There are plenty of hidden benefits many people […]

Solar beats coal for the first time in history

By on May 25, 2017

According to the International Energy Agency last week, solar power now accounts for more power capacity than coal for the first time ever. The entire report is pretty interesting, but here are some key takeaways: Over half a million solar panels were installed every day around the world last year. China installed the equivalent of […]

Four great websites to learn more about solar power

By on April 25, 2017

We never try to undersell our product by saying it’s an easy investment. While the dollars and cents make it a sensible investment, it’s still a challenging one in the sense that A.) there’s a lot to learn and B.) you’re changing an established behavior that you’ve been hardwired to do for years. So we’re […]