About Zeeshan Hyder

Zeeshan Hyder - Author of Solar Reviews

Zeeshan Hyder

SolarReviews Blog Author

Zeeshan is passionate about promoting renewable energy and tackling climate change. He developed these interests while studying at beautiful Middlebury College, Vermont, which has a strong focus on sustainability. He has previously worked in the humanitarian sector — for Doctors Without Borders — and in communications and journalism.

Zeeshan is a solar journalist and content manager at SolarReviews. He has long been passionate about climate issues, and developed a deep interest in solar power after witnessing its successful adoption in Australia.

He has previously worked as a journalist for a major news organization, covering energy, climate and environmental stories, among other topics.

He also served as an organizer for the Pakistan Youth Climate Network, an advocacy group aimed at raising climate awareness among students and future leaders.

His other work experience includes several years in the humanitarian sector - with Doctors Without Borders - and in nonprofit communications.

Zeeshan earned a B.A. from Middlebury College, Vermont, birthplace of the 350.org climate movement.

Recent articles by Zeeshan Hyder

What is a solar array and are they right for your home?

Zeeshan Hyder

October 19, 2021

What is a solar array and are they right for your home?

Solar arrays are collections of solar panels. We explain what they are, how they work, and whether you should get one for your home.

The best Energize CT rebates, incentives, and loans in 2023

Zeeshan Hyder

February 26, 2019

The best Energize CT rebates, incentives, and loans in 2023

Energize Connecticut offers several programs to help you improve energy efficiency and save money on your energy bills. Solar in CT is another great option.

The best solar panels to buy for your home in 2023

Zeeshan Hyder

May 23, 2019

The best solar panels to buy for your home in 2023

The 5 best solar panel brands are Qcells, Canadian Solar, REC Group, Maxeon (SunPower) and JA Solar. Read on to learn more about these brands.

The ultimate guide to solar energy

Zeeshan Hyder

March 6, 2020

The ultimate guide to solar energy

Learn about solar energy here - we’ve compiled all of the most important information, tools, and resources about solar power in one place.

Hybrid vs. Electric Cars: 2023 Cost Guide

Zeeshan Hyder

May 17, 2019

Hybrid vs. Electric Cars: 2023 Cost Guide

Should you get a hybrid like the Prius, or go for a trending all-electric vehicle such as a Tesla? We look at cost, maintenance & range to help you decide.

SolarReviews scoring system to rank the best solar panel manufacturers

Zeeshan Hyder

August 5, 2021

SolarReviews scoring system to rank the best solar panel manufacturers

SolarReviews looked at hundreds of data points to score solar manufacturers, covering diverse factors such as value, quality, and company financial strength.

Geothermal energy pros and cons

Zeeshan Hyder

September 27, 2019

Geothermal energy pros and cons

This article is well-researched and contains every aspect a balanced geothermal energy pros and cons list should contain.

Best e-bike conversion kits for 2023 & kit types explained

Zeeshan Hyder

August 18, 2022

Best e-bike conversion kits for 2023 & kit types explained

The best e-bike conversion kits: Bafang BBS02B (best overall), CYCMotor X1 Pro Gen 2 (best performance), and the Swytch Universal Kit (best for commuters).

All about Solar Roadways: the promise versus the reality

Zeeshan Hyder

August 5, 2022

All about Solar Roadways: the promise versus the reality

We were promised cost-effective smart roads that could light up, melt snow, and produce immense amounts of solar power. Was it all too good to be true?