When considering a new residential solar installation, many people are curious how soon they can start generating energy and saving money. There are 4 factors that immediately stand out which will affect not only your production of solar energy but your savings as well. In order to reap the benefits of a new residential solar installation, the following should be considered:
Prior to Thanksgiving, the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) delivered a report to Congress and the President on the state of climate change today with some dire warnings and predictions. Key findings in the report were that climate change is here and will affect all areas of American life- water, oceans, energy, human health and economics with varying degrees of disparity. It is...Read More
When homeowners start to think seriously about the benefits of installing solar panels, one of the most common questions that comes up is how long do they last? Many homeowners are new to the process, not sure whether they’ll have high maintenance fees or if they’re at risk for additional replacement costs more often than they’d like. The truth is that homeowners can...Read More
When homeowners hear solar savings, they have expectations that they’ll instantly be flush with extra cash. However, solar panels take time to acquire energy from the sun and produce energy for your home. This means that as more time goes on, homeowners will start to see more solar savings with reduced or completely eliminated electricity bills. Within months, you’ll begin to see your...Read More
At the beginning of the year, the U.S. imposed a number of tariffs, including on imported solar panels and solar cells. This tariff was set at 30%. Every indication is that the U.S. is working to lower these tariffs soon, but until then people are struggling to understand the impact. Understandably so, home owners have enjoyed lower energy bills since making the switch to solar power. Those...Read More
While we’re all busy making merry this season, chances are we’re also all consuming a lot of energy. If you’ve already got your Christmas lights up, your tree plugged in, and the heating cranked up in preparation for hosting friends and family, you’re likely consuming a lot of energy. It may be the perfect time for an energy audit.
Why Do You Need An Energy Audit?
An energy audit can help...Read More