Solar panels

President Biden takes executive action to boost solar - what will it mean for homeowners?

Ben Zientara

June 10, 2022

President Biden takes executive action to boost solar - what will it mean for homeowners?

President Biden issued two executive orders to increase the amount of solar installation and manufacturing in the U.S. Will they work?

How long does a solar panel installation take?

Catherine Lane

June 8, 2022

How long does a solar panel installation take?

It only takes a few hours to get solar panels on your roof, but how long does the entire installation process take? Learn more today.

How to lower your power bill with electricity usage monitoring

Michael Cheng

May 25, 2022

How to lower your power bill with electricity usage monitoring

Electricity usage monitoring systems keep an eye on your power consumption, locate phantom loads, and pinpoint power-hungry devices so you can reduce your energy bill.

Are 500-watt solar panels the best option in 2022?

Oliver Sendy

May 11, 2022

Are 500-watt solar panels the best option in 2022?

A 500-watt solar panel will produce 2 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of daily power in typical conditions. They have an efficiency rating of around 21%.

All about used solar panels: everything you need to know

Michael Cheng

April 27, 2022

All about used solar panels: everything you need to know

A guide on how to purchase used solar panels for your home. Find out if second-hand panels are right for you.

Do we recommend DecoTech, GAF’s roof-integrated solar system?

Catherine Lane

April 21, 2022

Do we recommend DecoTech, GAF’s roof-integrated solar system?

GAF Energy’s DecoTech solar energy system installs low-profile panels directly to your roof to improve aesthetics, but it may cost you the system’s performance.

Eversource New Hampshire: solar incentives, payback period & more

Ben Zientara

April 14, 2022

Eversource New Hampshire: solar incentives, payback period & more

Explaining how home solar works with Eversource, including how to reduce upfront costs, finding incentives & rebates, and determining average payback times.

What you need to know about solar power hail damage

Michael Cheng

April 11, 2022

What you need to know about solar power hail damage

Hail can damage solar panels and reduce system performance. Learn how you can protect your solar panels from hail damage today.

How much do solar panels cost and save homeowners in Orange County in 2022?

Andrew Sendy

April 7, 2022

How much do solar panels cost and save homeowners in Orange County in 2022?

Find out key facts about going solar as an Orange County homeowner, including your potential cost & savings, payback period, incentives, rebates & more.

What are the top 5 solar-powered security cameras?

Ana Almerini

March 31, 2022

What are the top 5 solar-powered security cameras?

Solar powered security cameras offer peace of mind for homeowners. We recommend 5 of the best for you to choose from.

3G is being phased out – why does that matter for solar?

Ana Almerini

March 3, 2022

3G is being phased out – why does that matter for solar?

3G is being phased out and it could affect your solar panel system's ability to connect to the internet. Learn what that means for your solar system.

LG to close solar business - what does this mean for people who have or want LG solar panels?

Ben Zientara

March 2, 2022

LG to close solar business - what does this mean for people who have or want LG solar panels?

LG announced it will stop manufacturing solar panels in 2022. What now?