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What happens to solar panels in a hurricane?

Ben Zientara

September 17, 2017

What happens to solar panels in a hurricane?

How do solar panels fare in a hurricane? Surprisingly well, it turns out. Learn more about what happens to solar panels in a hurricane today.

Solar power facts

Andrew Sendy

August 31, 2017

Solar power facts

Learn more about how solar power works and find out interesting solar power facts. how does solar panels work in the rain and snow.

Types of solar panels: which one is the best choice?

Catherine Lane

August 23, 2017

Types of solar panels: which one is the best choice?

Find out which of the main types of solar panels are right for your home. We explain how much they cost, power they produce, and how much you'll save.

Pros and cons of Tier 1 vs. Tier 2 solar panels

Andrew Sendy

August 23, 2017

Pros and cons of Tier 1 vs. Tier 2 solar panels

What is a tier 1 and tier 2 solar panel? What efficiency do I get from these types of solar panels?

What happens if you have solar and the power goes out?

Ben Zientara

July 25, 2017

What happens if you have solar and the power goes out?

Typical home solar installations shut down during a blackout, but you can keep the lights on in 1 of 3 ways: a generator, battery, or a special solar inverter.

How to understand and compare solar panel specifications

Andrew Sendy

June 7, 2017

How to understand and compare solar panel specifications

Solar panels explained: cells type, cell vendor, snow load, wind load, temperature coefficient, module efficiency, power tolerance, pmax

DIY solar panels: Pros, cons & 6-step cost savings guide

Zeeshan Hyder

April 23, 2017

DIY solar panels: Pros, cons & 6-step cost savings guide

A DIY project is the cheapest way to install solar panels. This guide will help you figure out how to go about it.

Pros and cons of string inverters vs microinverters

Andrew Sendy

March 23, 2017

Pros and cons of string inverters vs microinverters

Both string inverters and micro inverters have their advantages and disadvantages and this page helps you decide which would be best to install at your home.

Are free solar panels actually free?

Catherine Lane

January 23, 2017

Are free solar panels actually free?

Free solar panels allow you to install solar panels with no upfront cost, however, you get lower long electric bill savings in the long run.

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