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Tips and Tricks for Maximizing Your Solar System This Summer

With global energy consumption steadily increasing year after year, we are responsible for looking for green solutions to help fulfill this rising demand. This is why thousands of families have turned to solar power as a way to supplement our growing energy needs. Summer is right around the corner, and there is no better time to go solar! This blog will go over tips and tricks for maximizing your solar system this summer!

Tips and Tricks for Maximizing Your Solar System This Summerfotex2021-05-31T14:36:02-07:00

What is the Best Direction for Solar Panels to Face?

Solar panel systems have gained tremendous popularity during the last few years, especially with people becoming more environmentally conscious. While they're famously known for their positive impact on the planet, they’re also major money-savers for homeowners across the country.

What is the Best Direction for Solar Panels to Face?fotex2021-05-31T14:19:20-07:00

How to Maintain and Take Care of Your Solar Panel System

Solar panel systems are known for lasting years with minimal maintenance needs. However, a little care can come a long way! This blog will explain how to maintain and take care of your solar panel system so that it can last longer and work more efficiently.

How to Maintain and Take Care of Your Solar Panel Systemfotex2021-05-03T10:47:36-07:00

How to Protect Yourself from California Power Outages

If you're a California resident, you've probably experienced some of the recent electricity blackouts. You may be wondering how to protect yourself from California power outages. Some of the blackouts don't just last for a couple of hours but for multiple days. These aren't just one-time events either and will continue to occur in the future.

How to Protect Yourself from California Power Outagesfotex2021-03-31T18:23:40-07:00

How Solar Eliminates Utility Company Rate Increases Forever

Recently many California homeowners may have noticed utility company rate increases on their monthly bill. In the last two years, PG&E has gone through a lot of changes. They've declared bankruptcy, restructured their company, and lost revenue.

How Solar Eliminates Utility Company Rate Increases Foreverfotex2021-03-31T18:10:55-07:00

What Happens When You Pair Cool Roofs With Solar Panels?

Cool roofs and solar panels are some of the best sustainable technologies on the market, so you may be wondering what happens when you pair cool roofs with solar panels? Do the polar ice caps stop melting? Does the bee population being to thrive? Well, not quite, but they are a powerful combo!

What Happens When You Pair Cool Roofs With Solar Panels?fotex2021-04-01T10:35:25-07:00

How Electricity Rates Impact Solar Savings

Have you ever heard that solar panels only work when in sunny places? Although it's true that sunnier areas do produce more electricity, you can still see energy savings if you live in an area that doesn’t get much sunlight. Energy savings don’t rely only how much energy you produce, but on one major factor: the costs you’re avoiding paying to your utility company. People all over the continent can have solar savings, even those in cloudy areas. Put simply, the higher your electricity rate, the more money you’ll save by switching to solar. This blog will go over how electricity rates impact solar savings.

How Electricity Rates Impact Solar Savingsfotex2021-03-02T15:34:06-08:00

Electrification: The Future of Energy

As more and more homeowners adopt solar power as their primary source of energy, the possibility of the world becoming more eco-friendly is becoming an attainable reality. People are making the switch to both solar panels and electric vehicles, transitioning the U.S. to a more electric-reliant country. Electrification is a vital element to the carbon reduction plan. This blog will go over what electrification is and where the future of energy is headed.

Electrification: The Future of Energyfotex2021-03-02T15:26:34-08:00