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

The best Energize CT rebates, incentives, and loans in 2022

Zeeshan Hyder

February 26, 2019

The best Energize CT rebates, incentives, and loans in 2022

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.

Hybrids versus electric cars: Which is the best car for you?

Zeeshan Hyder

May 17, 2019

Hybrids versus electric cars: Which is the best car for you?

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.

Residential solar panels cost and savings in Arizona in 2022

Zeeshan Hyder

August 13, 2018

Residential solar panels cost and savings in Arizona in 2022

An accurate breakdown of solar panel savings in Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff based on APS electric rates and the cost of solar panels being charged by the best local solar companies in Arizona.

Jinko Solar panels: An in-depth review

Zeeshan Hyder

March 3, 2021

Jinko Solar panels: An in-depth review

Jinko Solar makes a lot of solar panels — but are they a good choice for your home? Here’s a complete review of the Chinese solar giant.

What is a solar farm? Costs, land needs & more

Zeeshan Hyder

April 23, 2019

What is a solar farm? Costs, land needs & more

Curious about solar farms, or want to start one? Here’s how much land they need, and how much money you can make from one.

Comparing battery backup options: whole-home backup, solar generators, and UPS’s

Zeeshan Hyder

October 14, 2021

Comparing battery backup options: whole-home backup, solar generators, and UPS’s

Whole-home backup, solar generators and UPS’s - there are more battery backup options than ever before. Here are the best in each category.

400-watt panels: Why to get them, and which ones are best in 2022

Zeeshan Hyder

April 10, 2021

400-watt panels: Why to get them, and which ones are best in 2022

The best solar brands are all releasing 400W panels. We look at who they’re right for, and which ones are best.

The best solar panels to buy for your home in 2022

Zeeshan Hyder

May 23, 2019

The best solar panels to buy for your home in 2022

Each solar company will say the brand of solar panels they are selling is the best. We explain the factors you should consider so that you can decide which is best for your home

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.