solar energy

Solar Energy Batteries on the Rise

As the cost of batteries for solar energy drops and …

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New U.S. Solar Tariff to Stall Solar Energy Growth

Within a few weeks, imported solar cells and modules to …

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5 Strategies to Choose the Right Solar Panel Installer

As solar energy explodes in popularity, there are more solar …

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4 Reasons the Cost of Solar Energy Keeps Falling

The U.S. now has enough solar energy capacity to power 6.2 million homes, according to a recent report by the Solar Energy Industry Association. Solar power is growing at an unprecedented rate of 43 percent, year over year. The plummeting cost of…

Why Solar Financing Truly Is An Art Form

A decade ago, a residential solar system was a relatively elite product available only to homeowners with the means to finance the installation. Banks were still a little shy about investing in this new technology and solar financing programs were…

Solar Powered Airplane ‘Explores The Impossible’

When you get on an airplane to fly across the country – or even across the ocean – you probably don’t think too much about how much fuel is actually being used by that airplane you’re sitting on. You probably also don’t think about exactly wh…

Renewable Energy Roundup: 5 Myths About Solar Energy

Renewable energy continues to advance, particularly the solar energy market which is dynamic and evolving quickly. Proof you say? Let’s take a look at a few facts first. The solar industry had another record-breaking year in 2015, with…

Has Solar Energy Technology Evolved?

Installed solar energy capacity in the U.S. is growing dramatically, with numerous record-shattering years in a row. There is now enough installed solar energy to power over 4.6 million U.S. homes and a new solar project is installed every two…

Has Solar Energy Technology Evolved?

Installed solar energy capacity in the U.S. is growing dramatically, with numerous record-shattering years in a row. There is now enough installed solar energy to power over 4.6 million U.S. homes and a new solar project is installed every two…

How To Turn 85 Million Windows Into Solar Panels

Have you ever stood in the center of a major city and looked up? Giant towers of glass loom up above you, stretching hundreds of stories high as far as the eye can see. Imagine if all of that glass could be generating energy. I know, it sounds too…