Solar energy

Reducing Carbon Footprints 

January 11, 2017
Reducing Carbon Footprints 

Meriam Webster defines “carbon footprint” as: “The amount of greenhouse gasses and specifically carbon dioxide emitted by something (as a person’s activities or a product’s manufacture and transport) during a given period.”   Today, individuals and corporations both try to mitigate their carbon footprint as much as possible. From switching out incandescent and fluorescent light […]

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Want Solar Power Panels? Here’s What You Need To Know

November 29, 2016
Want Solar Power Panels? Here’s What You Need To Know

Solar energy has gone mainstream. The costs have fallen and the number of installations have gone up in recent years, but most people still aren’t sure how to go about installing solar panels at home.   “There’s a lot of buzz about roof-top solar panels throughout the country, but the details and regulations are complex.” […]

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Is Solar Energy Really Good For The Environment?

June 3, 2016
Is Solar Energy Really Good For The Environment?

Solar power is one of the most profoundly renewable resources available to mankind. Experts estimate that approximately 173,000 terawatts of solar energy are continuously hitting the Earth’s surface; that’s enough to power the world’s current energy consumption by more than 11,533 times. Finding an effective way to collect this energy was a challenge that dates […]

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Rainy Days and the Sun’s Rays: Clearing the Confusion Surrounding Solar Power

August 22, 2015
Rainy Days and the Sun's Rays: Clearing the Confusion Surrounding Solar Power

The concept of solar energy is dated, yet to date, a small number of people are able to separate fact from fiction regarding pricing, positioning, the effect on the economy, and the future of solar power. Read the following for a better understanding of the alternative power solution and to clear confusion related to solar power. “Solar […]

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Top 5 Advantages of Going Solar for Building Owners

August 13, 2015
Top 5 Advantages of Going Solar for Building Owners

For building owners, installing commercial solar power is a manageable proposition because large structures can typically handle a massive solar system size and benefit from a lower per kilowatt installation charge. Also, businesses stay in one building for a longer period than homeowners, allowing them to realize more completely the green benefits of solar power. However, […]

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