Month: September 2017

going green

How many solar panels do I need?

With the development of online solar tools/solar maps, any business owner can be able to determine whether going solar will make any economic sense while inputting very minimal data. All that is needed is the location and an estimation of your current energy bill. Solar online tools have simplified the need to call solar developers during the preliminary stage of the solar project. At this stage, you probably don’t need…

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What makes online solar tools a reliable source for researching about solar energy for solar developers and end-users?

With solar power becoming a more affordable source of energy and in states like Hawaii where the cost of solar power already equals that of other sources at current electricity prices (grid parity). Grid parity is expected to become the trend for many places across the US by 2020. As a result, local governments, states and the federal government as well as the private sector have developed online solar tools…

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Developing commercial solar projects – How to get help from solar developers!

Who are solar developers?  Solar developers assist project owners to develop their commercial solar projects. These professionals are versed with technical, business/finance, legal and project development skills necessary to develop commercial solar projects for the industrial or utility sectors.  Some common uses of commercial solar power  Commercial solar presents the industrial sector with opportunities to save money, reduce their carbon footprint as well as improving a company’s corporate social and…

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Is solar worth it?

Benefits of going solar versus costs  This blog attempts to  provide an analysis of some things you might want to know in order to answer the question: Is solar worth it? In many cases, to be able to answer this question, it may require that you determine the benefits of going solar versus costs. With regards to solar energy, there are various benefits which come at a cost. Hence, we…

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Solar Irrigation System-Solar Water Pump for Irrigation

Agriculture is one of the energy-intensive industries and switching to solar can help to reduce or mitigate greenhouse gases emission resulting from growing and harvesting food.  The solar irrigation system is one of the solar technologies that can be used to help in irrigation replacing diesel-powered water pumps. Generally, water pumping worldwide is reliant on traditional forms of energy such as diesel-powered water pumps. Solar-powered water pumps can help to…