Solar panels

Solar panels generate electricity to power your home. Our solar panel resources tell you everything you need to know about installing solar panels.

Is Enerbank best for solar and home improvement loans?

Cameron Bates

December 11, 2020

Is Enerbank best for solar and home improvement loans?

Enerbank is a big home improvement lender with great solar loan options. There's just a few things to look out for.

5 best solar Christmas lights for 2022

Catherine Lane

December 2, 2020

5 best solar Christmas lights for 2022

The top 5 best solar Christmas lights to brighten up the holiday season. We cover their pros and cons, how they operate, and if they’re right for you.

Ranked: 5 best solar generators that will keep your lights on

Catherine Lane

November 14, 2020

Ranked: 5 best solar generators that will keep your lights on

Ranking the top 5 most popular solar generators on the market, including their costs, key features, dependability, and more.

Solar panel ROI: Calculate how much your solar savings will be

Ben Zientara

October 27, 2020

Solar panel ROI: Calculate how much your solar savings will be

Here’s how to calculate return on investment for your solar panels and compare the ROI of solar to other investments.

How much do solar panels increase home value?

Dan Hahn

August 14, 2020

How much do solar panels increase home value?

Learn how much more solar homes are worth when buying or selling your home.

New York’s new net metering policy to cut solar savings

Catherine Lane

July 21, 2020

New York’s new net metering policy to cut solar savings

In response to coronavirus, New York extended their net metering program - at a cost.

Are residential solar panels worth it in 2021?

Andrew Sendy

May 21, 2020

Are residential solar panels worth it in 2021?

With solar panels less expensive in 2021, the 26% federal tax credit (ITC) and net metering remaining, is solar panel installation for your home now worth it?

Why solar is a smart investment during a recession

Catherine Lane

May 1, 2020

Why solar is a smart investment during a recession

Our top 3 reasons why going solar is one of the most reliable investments you can make during a recession.

8 ways to transform your house into an energy-efficient home

Catherine Lane

April 30, 2020

8 ways to transform your house into an energy-efficient home

8 home improvement upgrades that will make your home more energy efficient and how much they can save you.

Top 10 energy conservation tips

Ana Almerini

April 24, 2020

Top 10 energy conservation tips

Energy conservation is easier than you think, read our top 10 tips to help you reduce your energy use and save money on your electricity bill.

New Minnesota building codes make solar a tight fit

Catherine Lane

April 16, 2020

New Minnesota building codes make solar a tight fit

Minnesota recently updated its building codes which makes less roof space available for solar panel installations.

Tesla solar roof: Updates and costs compared to conventional solar

Catherine Lane

April 14, 2020

Tesla solar roof: Updates and costs compared to conventional solar

The Tesla solar roof has changed over the years. What’s the latest solar roof news and is it worth the cost? The answer may surprise you!