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3 Reasons Utah Residents Should Go Solar in 2017

Go Solar
Is now the time to go solar? If you live in Utah, the answer is a resounding yes. Wait too long to plan your photovoltaic installation, and you may miss out on some of the lucrative financial incentives and benefits of making the switch to home PV power. No. 1: Phasedown of the Utah Solar...

Our 5-Step Guide for Switching to Solar Power

Switching to Solar Power
Are you ready to make the switch to solar power? With an experienced contractor like Intermountain Wind & Solar, the process is simple. However, adopting photovoltaic power requires a little planning. What do you need to do? Step 1: On-Site Solar Power Consultation When you’re ready...

How to Prepare for Rooftop Solar Installation

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Are you planning a rooftop solar installation? Your professional photovoltaic contractor will take care of almost everything for you —going solar really couldn’t be much easier. However, by taking a few simple steps, you can streamline the process and start cashing in on the sun’s free energy even...

Solar Panel Warranties

Solar Panel Warranties
What type of coverage does a solar panel warranty provide? Most photovoltaic panels perform without a hitch for decades. However, every now and then, a module may have a problem. Issues aren’t common, and a single damaged panel won’t stop your system’s electricity production. But just...

How to Calculate the Payback for a Solar Energy System

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How long will it take your solar energy system to reach the break-even point? Some people think that the payback period for photovoltaic panels is well over a decade, but it’s not. Though the return on a solar power investment can vary, most installations start earning a profit in just a few years. But...

The Sun is Setting on the Utah Solar Tax Credit

Utah Solar Tax Credit
The Utah solar tax credit is unfortunately coming to an end soon. Just like the federal solar investment tax credit (ITC), this state-level financial incentive for installing a home photovoltaic system is being phased out over the next few years. So that means you have to act quickly if...

Going Solar? Check Out These Helpful Resources.

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Going solar is a big decision, one that requires careful thought. If you’re considering a photovoltaic panel installation, you probably have a lot of questions. But remember: Not everything you read online is true. To make the most informed decision, it’s important that you have facts and verified...