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How do solar panels work? Scientists tell us that in one second the sun generates more energy than has been used in all of mankind’s history! That’s an amazing amount of power! But the truth is that only a very, very tiny fraction of this energy actually reaches our Earth. That’s great news though! Because […]

Are Solar Panels Worth it? Should you Switch? What do you gain by making the switch? How much will you save on energy bills? What about the Tax Breaks and Grants? How will Solar affect the value of your home? Are solar panels a good long-term investment? How long do the panels last? Are you […]

The investment in Solar energy – is it worth the outlay? Gearing up your home with solar energy equipment is an excellent way to save money on electricity bills, but the initial expenditure might deter some people’s willingness to go green. You may be asking yourself: are solar panels worth the investment? Solar panels are […]

So you want to go solar, but you’re renting? Fear not. Whether you live in a house or apartment complex, we can still make this happen for you. But it will require only one simple, yet important step—you’ll need to get your landlord on board. Sometimes people come to us excited to go solar. They […]

At stake is a core incentive that solar customers rely on: a policy known as “net-energy metering.” When homeowners like Matt Brown decide to install solar, they’re usually looking at the bottom line. When Brown bought panels for his Oakland home earlier this year, he calculated that he’d start saving money in five or six […]

The Trick played by Utility Companies Utility companies like to be the only game in town. They foster intergenerational dependency on their grid and fossil fuel resources which they charge top dollar for and continually escalate the price of. We are made to think that there is no other way and we have no other […]