Solar panels

Solar panels through time: clean energy innovation at the White House

Dan Hahn

February 11, 2021

Solar panels through time: clean energy innovation at the White House

Learn how the White House has used solar energy, beginning with the Carter Administration to the present Biden Administration as a symbol for national clean energy policy.

Span electrical panel: a digital upgrade of your analog electrical panel

Dan Hahn

February 11, 2021

Span electrical panel: a digital upgrade of your analog electrical panel

The Span electrical panel gives you the power to add flexibility and control over how you use electricity in your home. But is it right for you?

The complete review of REC solar panels for 2021

Ana Almerini

February 5, 2021

The complete review of REC solar panels for 2021

REC is a top-tier solar panel manufacturer that pioneered half-cut cell technology, which increases the energy output and efficiency of their solar panels.

Hawaii’s Quick Connect Program cuts red tape, increases solar savings

Catherine Lane

February 3, 2021

Hawaii’s Quick Connect Program cuts red tape, increases solar savings

Hawaiian Electric Company’s Quick Connect Program will save homeowners more money and give the solar industry a needed boost after COVID-19.

Don't buy solar panels: 7 reasons why you should hold off

Zeeshan Hyder

February 3, 2021

Don't buy solar panels: 7 reasons why you should hold off

Solar panels are great for some, but not for others. Here are seven major reasons why they might not be right for your home.

Complete review of Hyundai solar panels in 2021

Ana Almerini

January 29, 2021

Complete review of Hyundai solar panels in 2021

The complete review of Hyundai solar panels, including their specs, cost, performance, and more.

Why you should never invest in “plug-in” solar panels

Dan Hahn

January 29, 2021

Why you should never invest in “plug-in” solar panels

Learn how plug-in solar panels work, explore their risks compared to costs, and take a look at alternative options to consider for small-scale energy generation.

Are Kyocera solar panels any good?

Dan Hahn

January 28, 2021

Are Kyocera solar panels any good?

Learn about Kyocera solar panels, including their top modules, how much they cost, how they perform - and if they're right for your solar installation.

5 best RV solar panels and buyer’s guide

Catherine Lane

January 22, 2021

5 best RV solar panels and buyer’s guide

A comprehensive buyer’s guide for powering your camping trip with RV solar panels, including our picks for the top 5 RV solar panel brands.

Mission Solar panels: complete review

Catherine Lane

January 21, 2021

Mission Solar panels: complete review

An overview of Mission Solar Energy, what types of solar panels they manufacture, and how they compare to other solar panels on the market.

What are solar panels?

Ana Almerini

January 13, 2021

What are solar panels?

What are solar panels, how do they work? Solar panels use silicon solar cells to convert the sun’s energy into usable electricity through the photovoltaic effect.

New invention turns food waste into solar energy

Ana Almerini

January 8, 2021

New invention turns food waste into solar energy

An invention by winner of the James Dyson Sustainability award, Carvey Maigue, uses luminescent particles in food waste to turn UV light into electricity.