Month: November 2015

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How to buy residential solar panels for going solar.

Why consider  residential solar panels for going solar? Buying solar panels has become a norm today than it was a decade ago because of the decreasing cost of solar cells as well as the need to fight climate change and move towards sustainability.  Also the government continues to support adoption and use of solar energy through various policy and financial mechanisms such as tax credits, rebates, net-metering and renewable energy portfolio schemes such as renewable energy credits. Furthermore, the private sector has crafted various business models such as solar power purchase…

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Factors to consider when going solar

It is crucial for homeowners and businesses to start taking advantage of the abundant amount of sunlight or energy that reaches to planet earth on a daily basis. This energy is one of the cleanest and safest types of energy to use for home and business energy needs because it will not cause harm to the environment. However, many consumers have not switched to solar panels because this technology is…

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Tips for going solar.

Switching to solar PV or to solar panels is becoming the trend everywhere in the world because of the unpredictable costs of conventional energy and fighting climate change. The effects of climate change have caused us to think of new technologies that can be used to produce energy in an environmentally friendly way. Solar photovoltaics technology has advanced to a level where we have solar technologies that can be used at…

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Five reasons for going solar

Going solar saves you money. Many power experts agree that the price of electricity/energy, in general, will continue to increase. This means that homeowners and businesses will continue to pay high costs of power if this trend continues. However, if you produce your own power, you can prevent paying the high cost of energy—especially at this time when energy prices are unpredictable. On a larger scale, if households switch to other types of alternative energy including solar…