Solar Energy

Non-Renewable Energy Resources

Zeeshan Hyder

July 5, 2019

Non-Renewable Energy Resources

What are the advantages and disadvantages of non-renewable resources of energy such as oil, petroleum, natural gas and coal?

Dummy's guide to spray-on solar cells

Aditya Gautam

July 3, 2019

Dummy's guide to spray-on solar cells

The revolutionary Spray-on solar cell solar cell technology: A guide. Are perovskites the future?

Solar trees: Your guide to this fast-growing solar trend

Aditya Gautam

June 19, 2019

Solar trees: Your guide to this fast-growing solar trend

We explain what a solar tree is, who should buy one, and how they stack up against traditional solar panels.

Is solar air conditioning right for you?

Catherine Lane

June 14, 2019

Is solar air conditioning right for you?

Installing solar panels on your home will result in lower utility bills. But what about when you install a solar air conditioner? Will you recoup your investment?

Introducing the solar pool heater, a low-cost way to heat your pool

Chris Meehan

June 10, 2019

Introducing the solar pool heater, a low-cost way to heat your pool

Solar pool heaters have the ability to heat your pool, cut heating costs, and stand the test of time. When it comes to keeping pool water warm all year long, look no further than this environmentally-friendly solar powered solution.

Compared: Solar panel warranty information for SunPower, LG, Panasonic and Canadian Solar

Andrew Sendy

May 13, 2019

Compared: Solar panel warranty information for SunPower, LG, Panasonic and Canadian Solar

Your solar panels will last over 25 years. Be sure to choose a solar manufacturer that offers a top warranty & will be around to honor it.

Top 5 American solar panel manufacturers in 2020

Chris Meehan

May 10, 2019

Top 5 American solar panel manufacturers in 2020

Reviewing the top-rated US solar panel manufacturers in 2020.

What is the most energy efficient space heater  - and the best solar air heater?

Andrew Sendy

May 3, 2019

What is the most energy efficient space heater - and the best solar air heater?

Looking for something safe and energy efficient? There are now space heaters and solar air heaters that are great for a single room or smaller space.

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.

Investing in solar energy: What return can you get on your solar investment?

Andrew Sendy

April 11, 2019

Investing in solar energy: What return can you get on your solar investment?

Need to know the return on investment before making a big commitment like solar for your home. Here are the costs, incentives, savings and payback.

Top 10 pros and cons of electric cars

Ana Almerini

April 8, 2019

Top 10 pros and cons of electric cars

Costs, range, maintenance, emissions... If you're comparing electric cars to gas-powered vehicle, these are the key facts you need to know.

3 ways to calculate solar system size for your home

Zeeshan Hyder

April 6, 2019

3 ways to calculate solar system size for your home

A guide to sizing a solar panel system that can offset your electric bill and, when needed, provide backup power for your home.