What is the best way to install solar panels at my home?

Solar panels buy or lease

For most property owners, "going solar" is a complex decision. From the brand of the solar panels to the track record of installers, from the structural impact on the roof to aesthetic considerations, there are many factors that shape the final decision. However, one factor is more likely to trump all the others: economic return. ...

Solar Energy and Green Homes

solar energy and green homes

Green design, sustainable architecture, smart buildingsĀ  - these terms are quickly becoming commonplace for homes, as well as office buildings. Not only is the high cost of energy making such design decisions more economic, but increased productivity and decreased absenteeism are the often overlooked benefits of green office buildings. Who doesn't prefer to live and ...

Is Solar Energy Getting Cheaper?

Is solar energy getting cheaper, or in other words, will a solar energy system cost you less than it did a few years ago? Although the solar panel prices have been coming down in price, they only constitute a portion of the total installed cost. When you get a quote from an installer, you may ...

Top Hotspots for Solar Energy

sunmetrix solar world map

People love lists, so we thought we'd make a few of our own, all about solar energy! But there are so many different ways to consider the data. Are we talking about general interest in solar energy or actual solar panel installations? Are we talking about trends on a worldwide scale or on a regional ...