July 24, 2018
As you may know, solar is bid for in dollars per watts ($/W). But are those DC watts (direct current, like in a battery) or AC watts (alternating current, like in a light socket) watts? Hopefully this post will get you informed enough to be sure you're
July 14, 2018
What are thin film solar panels, how do they work and why aren’t they used for residential solar systems?
Thin film solar panels are smaller, lighter, last longer and cost less. So, why aren't they used for residential installations?
July 13, 2018
Before you buy Grape Solar panels, read our comprehensive review to make sure they make sense for your lifestyle and energy needs.
July 12, 2018
Solar power technology has been around for a lot longer than many realize. Throughout its development, the technology has seen countless transformations with increased increments of efficiency and eventually a drop in prices that made it available for res
July 12, 2018
The answer we’ve heard for years is to turn to renewable types of energy because fossil fuels are being depleted and a danger to the environment. Make a conscious effort to reduce their carbon footprints.
July 11, 2018
When you think of solar panels, you generally picture them on the roof of your house. That's where they always go, right? Not necessarily. There's another option, called ground-mounted solar panels. What's the difference? And how much will that difference
July 3, 2018
Your complete guide to net metering. Find out how this popular money-making solar incentive works, and if it’s available in your area.
July 2, 2018
Canadian solar panels are one of the best tier 1 brands on the market. I tend to prefer them over the other leading tier one brands because they can be significantly cheaper whilst producing a similar amount of power per watt.
June 21, 2018
Panasonic panels are an excellent choice for a solar consumer looking to install a solar panel that has matching similar warranties to the most respected brands on the market, but doesn’t take your life savings. The HIT cell technology and partnership wit
June 20, 2018
10kW solar systems are becoming common because the cost per watt of solar is reducing. How many panels are in a 10kW system?
June 19, 2018
If I was looking for a premium solar system and cost wasn’t my primary concern, the use of SunPower modules would be my first choice. SunPower panels allow homeowners to make the most of their roofing area. They offer the comfort of extended warranties,
June 18, 2018
Although the LG solar panels have very attractive features, in the premium range of panels available on the US solar market I would suggest to stick with the soon to be US manufactured SunPower panels (currently Philippines, Mexico or China) or slightly c