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CertainTeed solar shingles: Your questions answered

Catherine Lane

January 24, 2023

CertainTeed solar shingles: Your questions answered

CertainTeed solar shingles and tiles are designed to stand out less than conventional solar panels, but you might have to spend top dollar to get them installed.

Complete review of ZNShine solar panels

Catherine Lane

January 19, 2023

Complete review of ZNShine solar panels

Review of ZNShine’s most popular residential solar panels and if you should install them on your roof.

Should you buy a SimpliPhi battery for your home?

Ben Zientara

January 17, 2023

Should you buy a SimpliPhi battery for your home?

SimpliPhi makes lithium ferro phosphate batteries for all kinds of uses. Here’s an expert review of the company’s products, including the latest SimpliPhi ESS.

What are solar panels made of?

Zeeshan Hyder

January 12, 2023

What are solar panels made of?

Solar panels are made of solar cells, a glass cover, a protective backsheet, and a metal frame. Silicon is the most important raw material.

SolarReviews and Solar Energy International announce a renewed partnership for 2023

Ana Almerini

January 9, 2023

SolarReviews and Solar Energy International announce a renewed partnership for 2023

Today, SolarReviews and Solar Energy International (SEI) announce their renewed partnership for 2023.

What are utility bills?

Ana Almerini

January 4, 2023

What are utility bills?

Utility bills are monthly statements that outline how much money you owe for services like electricity, gas, water, and internet. Learn how to save.

Complete review of CertainTeed solar panels

Catherine Lane

December 29, 2022

Complete review of CertainTeed solar panels

CertainTeed sells complete solar energy systems, as well as solar shingles and solar roof tiles. Are they right for you?

5 best 200-watt solar panels

Ana Almerini

December 28, 2022

5 best 200-watt solar panels

200-watt solar panels can keep the lights on when you are off the grid in your RV, on a boat, or hiking.

How long do solar batteries last?

Catherine Lane

December 22, 2022

How long do solar batteries last?

Solar batteries typically last between 10 and 15 years, but their lifespan is impacted by the type of battery, how you use it, and environmental conditions.

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