Our Most Popular Reads on Solar Energy

With constantly rising energy costs, more people are looking for alternatives to traditional energy sources.  Solar energy is one of the cleanest–and least expensive–alternatives available, but most people still have a lot of questions about it. Before they can make an informed decision to invest in a solar energy system,

Solar Energy Explained in Three Easy Steps

You don’t really need a scientific explanation of how solar energy works to enjoy the benefits of a solar energy system.  It’s not necessary to know that PV (photovoltaic) cells contain two layers of semiconductor material composed of silicon crystals in order to reduce your energy costs. Most people don’t know that

Why Solar Energy Is The Best Investment For Your Family

There are a lot of good reasons for investing in solar energy for your home.   Many of those reasons will directly benefit your own family.  It will lower your monthly energy bills, leaving you more money to spend on enjoyable activities that bring families closer together. Encouraging active participation in making family

Top Solar Energy Predictions for 2018

The solar energy market enjoyed stellar growth in 2017 as more people declared their energy independence.  Recent legislation combined with rising interest rates may make declaring independence more difficult in 2018.  The good news is that after having had a taste of energy freedom, people are finding more creative ways

The Best Solar Energy News: 5 Must Read Articles!

It was a great year for solar energy news as both governments and individuals all over the world declared their independence from fossil fuels.  Those declarations were backed by solid planning and realistic time-frames to achieve goals.  The shift from fossil fuels to clean energy sources doesn’t just result in

Fast Facts About Solar Energy

The sun is a source of light and heat and Vitamin D. It’s also a major renewable energy source for lighting, heating, and electric power for residential and commercial use. Solar power is a clean and easy-to-use energy source that doesn’t pollute or require much maintenance. Its main limitations are