News Category: Solar panels
Solar panels kWh calculator shows you how manly solar panels you will need to power your home and how much they will cost
April 01, 2020
Great calculator shows how many panels you need to eliminate your utility bill as well as the best deals available from solar companies your area.
To the grid and back: Grid-tied solar systems explained
January 17, 2020
Here’s an in-depth look at grid-tied solar systems, the most popular kind of solar panel setup in America.
The impact of recent policy changes on solar in 2020
January 10, 2020
It's been a rollercoaster year on the solar policy front. Here’s a review of some stand-out policy stories from 2019 and their effect on solar progress in 2020.
Best solar panel angle: How do you find it — and does it matter?
October 03, 2019
How is the best solar panel angle affected by latitude and the seasons? What if you're stuck with a roof that's too shallow or too steep? We take a look.
Bifacial solar panels: Innovative, eye-catching, and best of all, more efficient
September 08, 2019
There’s a lot of hype for bifacial solar technology among solar industry experts. What’s all the buzz about? Find out here.
Selling a house with solar panels: Property value, solar lease transfers and more
July 17, 2019
Buying and selling houses with solar panels is a bit different than your average home sale. Here’s how it works.
Tesla SolarCity Warranty & Performance Guarantee - 2020 Update
July 12, 2019
How good or bad is the Tesla SolarCity solar panel warranty and performance guarantee? Updated 2019 review.
Black or blue solar panels: Which is better for your home?
June 03, 2019
Find out the differences between blue and black solar panels in terms of their performance, production process, durability, cost, and much more.
How do solar panels work? Beginner’s guide to solar electricity
May 29, 2019
With millions opting to install solar panels an understanding of the technology is wise. Solar panels turn light into electricity using the photovoltaic effect.
Advantages of solar energy in 2020 — this is why solar is booming!
May 27, 2019
The article provides information on various advantages of installing solar panels for your home in 2019: It covers tax exemptions, financing options, government incentives, and more.
5 disadvantages of solar energy — what you can do to overcome them
May 24, 2019
It’s clean, renewable and can save you money. But what are the disadvantages of solar energy? Here are 5 solar cons — and how you can overcome them.
What are the best solar panels to buy for your home in 2020?
May 23, 2019
Each solar company will say the brand of solar panels they are selling is the best. We explain the factors you should consider so that you can decide which is best for your home