Solar in the Summer

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...

Three ways solar energy is saving water

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...

Spring solar energy saving tips

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...

Four energy wasting habits to break

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....

How to choose a solar installer

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...

Solar power and the winter

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...

How many solar panels do you need?

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...

Solar Energy Technology and its many forms

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...