With this being an election year, I thought it might be interesting to look into renewable/sustainable energy and the possible political ramifications. Political parties’ constituents have different ideas about the need for renewable energy. Do you feel it possible to unite the political leaders on renewable energy legislation? I think we’ve seen that happen with […]Read more "Bi-Partisan Support Driving Solar Energy Development"
Solar seems to be a common buzz word, yet a lot of home/business owners do not understand the benefits. This is a basic primer on how to determine whether a home solar electric system will work for you.Number 1- it depends on the available sun (resource), available space for the system size you need, the […]Read more "PLANNING A HOME SOLAR ELECTRIC SYSTEM"
As solar power—both giant farms and small rooftop installations—enjoys tremendous growth across the U.S., there’s been pushback from big utility companies. They’ve campaigned to end net metering, in which solar panel owners can return unneeded power they’ve generated to the grid for credit, and to add fees to their bills, calling homeowners and small businesses […]Read more "Solar Energy: Grid vs Battery Storage"