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Does My Solar PV Installation Have to Be Tied to the Grid?

Does My Solar PV Installation Have to Be Tied to the Grid?

Did Hurricane Irene leave you without power? Would a solar PV array installation help, or are there better ways to get electricity in a storm?

Can You Put Solar Panels on An Older Roof?

Can You Put Solar Panels on An Older Roof?

We previously mentioned that some houses just aren’t a perfect fit for solar PV arrays. And it’s a shame, because with solar leasing options available, a solar PV array could…read more +

Major Solar Installers Jump on Solar Leasing Bandwagon

Major Solar Installers Jump on Solar Leasing Bandwagon

You may have heard about solar leasing as an affordable option for homeowners who want to invest in solar panels but can’t afford the upfront costs. You may have even…read more +

Solar Panels: Eyesore or Symbol of Sustainability?

Solar Panels: Eyesore or Symbol of Sustainability?

One of the misconceptions people often have about solar PV arrays mounted on homes is that they are “ugly.”(Incidentally, the same criticisms exist regarding wind farms.) But, as solar advocates…read more +

What Happens to My Solar Energy If Power Goes Out?

What Happens to My Solar Energy If Power Goes Out?

Solar Array minutes after after a direct hurricane hit Courtesy of WashingtonPost.com As much of the east coast faces a hurricane warning this weekend, one of the questions many people…read more +

Choosing a Solar Energy Installer: Three Things to Look For

Choosing a Solar Energy Installer: Three Things to Look For

Are you considering a solar PV panel installation for your home? Here’s the good news: the number of residential solar PV installers is growing, as demand for solar systems increases….read more +

Choosing a Solar PV Installer: Don’t Compromise on Customer Service

Choosing a Solar PV Installer: Don’t Compromise on Customer Service

The challenges inherent in choosing a solar PV installer to design and mount a solar PV array on your home is similar to choosing any other home contractor. Who can…read more +

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