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Commercial solar

What is commercial solar?  This question may seem simple, but it has a complicated answer. Commercial Solar refers to any type of system that converts sunlight into electricity for commercial use. It includes both photovoltaic (PV) systems and concentrating solar power (CSP). The main difference between PV and CSP is the type of technology used to create steam or heat energy from the sun’s rays. A typical commercial PV system…

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What are solar financing options for buying solar panels?

One of the main barriers to buying your best solar panels has always been the high initial cost of solar panels. With the high solar panel cost for your PV system depending on system size, location, system performance and the cost of finance; a few flexible solar financing solutions have been developed with the customer in mind.  The first option is a solar power purchase agreement (solar PPA) that allows a homeowner or…

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Energy-saving options

Going solar is a great long-term solution to saving energy, reducing your energy bill, and for sustainability. However, how you maximize solar savings depends on how you shop for solar and the guidance you get as you plan to go solar.  The process starts by wanting to know whether going solar is for you. Today with the onset of online solar panel calculators, it is easy to determine whether your rooftop receives enough…

Easy simple ways to reduce your carbon footprint

Today the term reducing your carbon footprint is popular in many businesses as well as personal circles. It is a term used when talking about corporate social responsibility strategies in the business world and used in communities that embraces the concept of sustainability where sustainable living is appreciated for its broader environmental and social benefits around the world. For instance, when it comes to reducing your carbon footprint the location…

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How to adopt a green office for business

With the growing concerns of climate change and the need to move towards sustainability, many companies have realized that integrating sustainability into their business operations is not only profitable but helps to improve a company’s image while building its competitive edge. Today we see big corporations as well as small companies developing sustainability strategies that help them to innovate, create value and perform well in the marketplace because consumers are…