When you first consider a solar system installation, one of your first questions will be,”How many solar panels do I need to power my home?” The truthful accurate answer is that it depends on how much energy you use personally. A family of four uses much much power than a family of two. One person … Continue reading How Many Solar Panels Do You Need to Power Your Home?
In America, you vote two ways: with your paper ballot and your money. Financially, American homeowners are voting in favor of solar power. According to a report by Wood MacKenzie & Renewables and the Solar Industry Association: 6 GW of additional solar power were installed in the third quarter of 2019 The total solar energy … Continue reading Solar Market Hits Record Growth Highs in 2019
What happens if your local grid goes down for a couple hours? Or what if a natural disaster knocks your local power out for a couple days? Strange stuff happens from time-to-time. And if you don’t have a battery for your solar system, you lose your electricity right along with everyone else. If that’s a … Continue reading Why You’ll Love LG Chem Batteries
Since we’re in the solar energy business, we hear the same questions from various customers. And you likely have some of the same questions about solar energy too. Plus, it’s a relatively new technology. So, here’s some of the top questions we get from customers from time-to-time: 1. How long will my solar energy system … Continue reading 4 Top Questions about Solar Energy Answered
Nearly every homeowner says they’ve at least thought about going solar. In California, 1 in 3 homeowners have a solar panel system. So, even though solar has caught on in Texas, it hasn’t caught on to that extent. Why aren’t there more homes with solar panel systems? In general, it seems to be because homeowners … Continue reading Why Hasn’t Solar Panel System Use Exploded in Texas?
Unfortunately, in every industry you have dishonest parties. Even some entire industries are practically fraud in and of themselves. Fortunately, solar power is proven and legit. However, it still has its scams. If you’re searching for a solar panel installation company, watch out for these pitfalls and perils: 1. Free Solar The best things in … Continue reading 3 Common Solar-Power Scams to Beware Of
Solar panels aren’t immune to problems. And, built with high quality and installed by a responsible contractor, they’re highly unlikely to cause you any noticeable issues. Even if they do, quality contractors protect you with warranties for their installation and the panels themselves. What could go wrong? And how do you fix it? Find out … Continue reading 5 Common Solar Panels Problems (And Their Solutions)
You want the maximum efficiency you get out of your solar system, right? Who doesn’t? It’s a sizable investment. And of course you want to get as much for your dollar as possible. Solar trackers automatically follow the position of the sun as the earth rotates as the sun’s position relative to the earth changes. … Continue reading What is a Solar Tracker and Should You Buy One?
Ever notice how many consumer warranties don’t cover the things that most frequently go wrong with a certain product? Yes. Some companies design their warranties to not actually cover what you need so they can sell you the warranty and pocket more dollars. That may or may not actually happen with solar panels. But you … Continue reading What to Know about Solar Panel Warranties
So you want to totally ditch your utility company and stop paying bills to them every month, right? We don’t blame you. Texas REPs can be tough and nasty. Not all are that way, but some are. And it seems like your life would be so much easier if you just went totally off-grid and … Continue reading Why You May Not Want to Go Fully Off-Grid
Now is the time to gain freedom from your utility and receive predictable rates for years to come. There’s a reason solar energy companies are so hot right now. Imagine locking in low electricity rates. Sounds pretty great, right? No wonder every six minutes someone installs a PV SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEM. That means hundreds of thousands of happy customers benefiting from clean energy and lifetime support. Together, we’re creating a planet run by the sun. Now’s the time to go solar!