Wasting Energy: 4 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

Solar energy technology is a relatively new thing to a lot of people. Because of this, homeowners 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...

Three hidden benefits of solar panels

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...

Solar beats coal for the first time in history

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 panels were installed every day...

Four great websites to learn more about solar power

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...