Month: February 2016

Going solar with the right types of solar panels

1. Types of solar panels and components for your Photovoltaic (PV) system:  The process of going solar may require you to know the PV systems and components suitable for you as well as the types of solar panels available today in the market in order to  help you decide to switch to solar. To select the best solar panels for your solar PV technology, you may need to obtain a solar panels review of different solar brands that are already available in the market such as LG solar panels,…

Going solar with EnergySage.

It is interesting how technology is evolving every year helping individuals work efficiently while reducing the overall time used to do any job. You can think of all the technological changes in any industry from automated manufacturing, electric vehicles, solar powered airplanes to cellphones. Technology advancements continue to transform how we do things with the aim of increasing efficiency and making work easier, but is the solar industry experiencing this…

How to conserve solar energy?

Why conserve energy?  Climate change, increasing electricity prices and the need to move towards sustainability is causing companies  to innovate, develop and implement energy saving technologies such as the solar energy monitoring software that helps homeowners and businesses to monitor their energy consumption and production. It is a general rule of thumb, that if you cannot measure it, you cannot save it and as a result, some companies have invented software applications that can enable your household or business to monitor its energy usage and production on an online platform…

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Solar Panels Review – A review of some of the best solar panels brands in the solar market

Today switching to solar has become one of the popular trends around the world and many homeowners and businesses are already doing this for various reasons such as save money and the environment. Also, many are switching to solar because this has become a trend as the cost of solar panels is declining every year and in some countries, solar power is reaching grid parity — a state where solar energy is competing with conventional sources of energy. Learn more here about: How much does solar panels cost? which is…

Going solar and net metering

What is net-metering? Net metering allows users of distributed renewable energy systems (solar panels, micro-turbines etc)  usually owned by homeowners or business owners  rather than utility-owned property to feed excess power to the grid. In many states where net-metering is implemented, it allows for distributed generation consumers to sell excess electricity to a utility at a retail rate and receive credit on their utility bill. How net-metering works with solar panels Net metering allows solar users connected to the utility grid to feed excess solar electricity produced by their…