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Selecting the Right Type of Solar Inverter for Your System

Solar Inverter
A solar inverter is the critical piece of equipment needed to transform the sun’s energy into usable electric power. An inverter is necessary to convert DC electricity to AC power for use in your home or business. You have a few options when it comes to this important component of your solar energy...

Understanding Net Metering for Solar Energy

Net Metering
The concept of net metering is important to understand if you are considering adding solar panels to your home or business, and it is one of the many benefits of going solar. For a better understanding of how alternative energy and PV solar can benefit you, check out the facts about net metering. An...

Using the Utah Electric Utility Solar Incentive Program

Utah Solar Incentive Program
State-specific solar incentive programs are designed to assist residents in adopting the newest solar power technologies in their areas. Utah’s programs are some of the best in the country, and one of these provides rebates to home and business owners for installing new PV panels. If you are considering...

Local Homebuilders Are Embracing Solar Power

Solar Home Builder
Solar power has become increasingly popular among new home buyers throughout the Intermountain West as well as the rest of the United States. Consequently, this increased consumer interest in alternative power generation is making solar energy extremely popular with homebuilders as well. If you are in...

Before Installing Residential Solar, HOA Approval May Be Needed

Residential Solar
As more residential solar systems go online in Idaho and other intermountain states, homeowners association approval is easier to obtain than ever before. Nevertheless, some HOAs still will not approve solar panel installations, or at least not without a fight. If you are worried about whether your HOA...

Test Your Solar Energy IQ

Solar Energy IQ
Information about solar energy seems to be everywhere these days, so it’s easy to assume you know all there is to know about this subject. But you might be surprised to learn some things you don’t know. Check out some of the most common questions about solar energy, and find out if you know the correct...

The Top 3 Reasons to Invest in Solar Power

Solar Investment
If you are looking for a sensible investment, look at solar power. The alternative energy industry is rapidly turning into one of the most lucrative areas for U.S. investors of all types. Investing in solar technology makes good financial sense for several reasons. Before you decide where to invest next,...