As consumer concerns over the power grid’s stability, market volatility, and a desire for energy independence rise, solar batteries are growing in popularity. There’s a lot to know before you decide to add a battery system to your solar installation project, but here’s a quick buyer’s guide snapshot that can help get you started.Read More
Iowa is a great state for solar. Although you might question Iowa’s potential for solar energy production, you might be surprised to know that Iowa is pretty well suited for solar. On average, the state sees about 4.5 hours a day of “solar-friendly sunlight.”
Following the global pandemic, the cost of construction material prices are at record highs, significantly impacting the cost for new construction. But what does this mean for the solar industry, and will it result in an increased cost for solar installations in the future?
The solar energy industry is booming across the United States, with record growth in solar production reaching an all-time high in 2020, as more home and business owners are recognizing the financial benefits of going solar. As good as solar is for businesses and individuals, it’s also pretty good for the nation as a whole.
As solar panels have become one of the most accessible and proven forms of clean, renewable energy, the industry is growing at a record pace. While solar photovoltaic systems have become incredibly efficient and affordable, a new wave of new and improved technologies is also being developed almost daily. Here’s a quick look at some that we find most interesting.
This year, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy services program, Focus on Energy, is celebrating 20 years of delivering energy- and cost-saving solutions to Badger State residents.Read More