Smartphones, smartcars, smartTVs – everyday we seem to hear the word “smart” in front of a new word. You may have also heard about the smart grid. This one happens to be very important for the future of solar energy.
People install solar panels on their roofs for many reasons. Some are in it for their love of the environment. Some are in it for the other “green” rationale: making money. Whatever your primary motivation for going solar may be,
Understanding your solar energy potential and exploring the various options for putting solar panels on your roof can be daunting at first. Many homeowners start with some basic questions such as “Are solar panels worth it?” or “Can my roof
Witnessing the acceleration of an electric car is truly amazing: it’s akin to watching a movie in fast forward without any sound. Just a sleek, peppy vehicle gaining speed at an unusually rapid rate. The advent of hybrid and all-electric
As we have discussed in a previous post, one of the main determinants of solar radiation at a given site is its latitude. Generally speaking, the higher the latitude, the lower the solar radiation level will be. This is purely