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Hybrid Solar Energy Systems

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What is a hybrid solar energy system, and might it be the right option for you?Most homeowners who choose solar elect to install grid-tied photovoltaic arrays. A second option, although less common, involves going off-grid with a battery bank. Although you may not know it, you have a third option...

4 Proven Ways to Improve Your Solar ROI

Some financial experts say the solar ROI (return on investment) is often better than the stock market.Photovoltaic power undoubtedly comes with impressive returns. And in fact, many homeowners reach the payback point on their photovoltaic systems in well under a decade.A home PV system is...

3 Ways to Cut Costs on a Home Solar Installation

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Home solar energy installation has never been more affordable, as equipment costs have fallen dramatically over the last several years.But if you’re diligent about leveraging all the financial opportunities available to you, you can ensure that your photovoltaic system is even more affordable.No....

3 Alternatives to Rooftop Solar Panels

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For most homeowners, rooftop solar panels provide an efficient and cost-effective way to generate photovoltaic power.However, a rooftop PV panel installation isn’t always practical or even possible. Some roofs get too much shade, while others aren’t structurally suited for mounting a photovoltaic...

Today’s Photovoltaic Power Is More Affordable

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Switching to photovoltaic power was once the purview of the wealthy — out of reach for most Americans. Fortunately, that is no longer the case.The price of adopting solar has plummeted over the last few decades, and getting financing has become much simpler. A range of federal, state and local...

Explore Your Solar Power Options with 3 Key Questions

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When you install a solar power system, your professional photovoltaic contractor will handle just about everything for you. You will, however, have to make three important decisions.No. 1: Grid-Tied or Off-Grid Solar Power? Most home photovoltaic arrays in the Intermountain West remain connected...

5 Reasons to Install a Home PV System Now

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If installing a home PV system hasn’t made it to the top of your to-do list, a little more research may be in order.Solar energy is gaining popularity among homeowners across the Intermountain West. This is no surprise when you consider the many advantages that come with a photovoltaic installation. No....