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5 Tips to Reduce Your Holiday Waste

Household waste increases by more than 25% between Thanksgiving and New Years. With Christmas approaching, it’s important that we are aware of how much waste we are producing. These 5 tips will help you reduce your holiday waste while enjoying the holiday season with family and friends: 1. Use Your Own Shopping Bags Plastic bags […]

How to Maintain Your Solar Panels Year Round

Solar panels generate clean electricity throughout all seasons of the year. They are manufactured to withstand weather conditions such as rain, snow, hail, and fall debris while still harnessing the sun’s power. It is necessary to maintain your solar panels year-round to ensure they are functioning properly. Winter With winter comes snow and ice. Snow […]

Renewable Energy Powered Corporations

Solar prices have fallen and businesses are quickly making the switch to solar, including large corporations. Corporate solar is known to have a significant impact, producing enough electricity to power 402,000 U.S. homes and offset 2.4 million metric tons of carbon dioxide each year. Along with major efforts to move towards solar, corporations have adopted […]

Do Rooftop Solar Panels Damage Your Roof?

Adding solar panels to your home is a serious investment. When looking to go solar, some homeowners worry about the condition of their roof and how solar panels will affect it. Luckily, solar installers take precautionary measures to protect your roof, preventing leaks and other damage from occurring. When installed properly, solar panels add value […]

Green Halloween

This time of year is perfect to show others your dedication to creating a clean, green, and renewable energy powered world by making a statement with your Halloween costumes. Celebrate a “Green” Halloween with these renewable energy inspired costumes: Solar Queen This solar queen costume is the perfect way to pay tribute to our sun! […]

How is Energy Measured?

Energy surrounds us in all different forms. Electrical, mechanical, chemical, thermal and nuclear energy forms play an important part of each day. Solar panels harness the power of the sun to create energy that powers your home and everyday electricity use! Energy Measurements Electricity is measured in watts. One thousand watts make up a kilowatt […]

Which States Are Best For Solar?

Solar installs span all across the United States, even in unpredictable states. The power of the sun can be harnessed from anywhere!. However, there are states that have ideal conditions for solar panels to be successful. Here is a list of the Top Ten Solar States by cumulative solar capacity installed: California! Also known as […]

How to Monitor Your Solar System Production

Solar Panels are now produced to be incredibly reliable. They can withstand natural occurrences, such as wind, hail, rain, snow, etc. With the proper care and cleaning, your panels will last well over the standard lifetime! Your solar panels will keep your home powered with little to no effort on your part. While considering going […]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Going Solar

There are many reasons why going solar is a smart choice. Whether it be for lower energy bills, a more positive impact on the environment, or simply to give back to the planet, the benefits are endless. When customers are looking into solar, there are often a few concerns that come up. Going solar is […]

3 Reasons to Go Solar This Autumn

Oftentimes people think summer is the best time for solar production. Although there are many sunny days, autumn is actually an incredible time to install solar panels and maximize your energy production. Here are three reasons why you should install solar panels this autumn: Weather Solar power relies on the sun. This means that weather […]


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