What are solar panels? A beginner’s guide
All the info you need about solar panels: how they work, what solar arrays & solar panel systems are, whether you should get them for your home.Read More
Do solar panels work on cloudy days or at night?
We explain in simple English how solar panels work, how well they work on cloudy days and climates, and whether they work at night.Read More
Are solar panels in Florida worth it? Your expert savings guide for 2019
Find out how much you can save from installing solar panels in Florida with this expert guide to Florida solar incentives. See if you qualify for the Florida PACE program?Read More
Best solar batteries in 2019: Tesla vs. Sonnen vs. LG Chem vs. BYD
Tesla Powerwall rules the US market—but is another brand better for your needs? Here are the reviews and pros & cons for the Sonnen Eco, LG Chem Resu and BYD B-Box. All have some great features that make them worth a closer look...Read More
How much do solar panels cost in Chicago, IL and what is the payback period?
For a basic 5 kilowatt (kW) residential solar installation, this means your solar system will cost $20,000 before the 30 percent federal ITC tax credit, and $14,000 after the credit is applied.Read More
What solar incentives are available in California, 2018?
Summary of solar panels incentives throughout California still available in 2018 including discussion of the NEM 2 net metering law in California and those few utilities that still offer some solar rebates in the Golden State.Read More
How does solar energy work and how do we use it in our homes?
The sun shines on solar panels and creates direct current electricity. This flows into a inverter and converted into alternating current power, ready for use in your house.Read More
How much do solar panels cost in Texas? How do rebates and tax credits make solar cheaper?
Solar system cost in the five biggest cities of Houston, Austin, Dallas, San Antonio and Fort Worth for a typical 6kw system are fairly similar before local incentives can can range from $10,900 to $14,000 after incentives.Read More
What is Net Metering and How Does It Work?
We can achieve energy sustainability through the increased use of solar and other renewable energies. As the use of solar panel adoption increases among homeowners, we continue to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels and improve the sustainability of the pRead More
How much do solar panels cost in Oakland in 2018?
With Solar-estimate.org’s calculator, you are able to put in your home’s address, roof type, and a few more details for a very specific and accurate estimate of the cost of your solar energy system. After you fill out the form, the system recommends the tRead More
Do solar consumers create a cost shift to non solar users
If your state has net-metering programs that compensate you for the excess electricity your solar array produces and exports back to the grid—and there's a good chance they doRead More
Solar Panel Installation Guide for homeowners
A Guide to Residential Solar Panel Installation. Things to know before you sign of the dotted line.Read More
Part Two - A guide to residential solar panel installation
Part Two - A guide to residential solar panel installationRead More
How much electricity does a solar panel produce?
How much energy does a solar panel produce and how much does an array of solar panels produceRead More
Solar power facts
Learn more about how solar power works and find out interesting solar power facts. how does solar panels work in the rain and snow.Read More