Tesla’s New Solar Powered Roof Shingles

Solar is the new black, which means it was only a matter of time before solar roof shingles were invented. Now, thanks to the merging of the two companies, Tesla and SolarCity, it is now possible to have stylish and energy efficient roofing that powers your house’s electricity. Now, with Tesla’s Solar Roof, solar financing [...]

By | 2017-07-14T13:30:11+00:00 July 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Countries That Use the Most Solar Energy

Alternative energy is becoming increasingly popular. Many countries are trying to decrease their reliance on fossil fuels. Solar energy is one of the most popular ways to generate renewable energy. Other sources — such as geothermal, hydro-electric and wind farms — require special conditions. All solar energy requires is the installation of solar panels. Now [...]

By | 2017-06-14T15:08:19+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Solar Energy|0 Comments

Your Home Solar System, Explained

With the plethora of renewable energy subsidies, solar loans and other financing available, solar energy for the average homeowner is more popular than ever. You’ve probably heard by now that solar panels convert energy from the sun into usable electricity for your home — but how exactly does a home solar installation work? From the [...]

By | 2016-05-19T22:04:08+00:00 May 19th, 2016|Solar Energy, Solar Facts|0 Comments

What Is Solar Power, and How Does It Work?

Ah, solar energy: The single most abundant source of energy on the planet. As humble residents of Earth, humans rely on the energy of the sun to warm our oceans, grow our crops and light up our world. With the plummeting costs of solar panels and an increased availability of solar loans and financing, solar [...]

By | 2016-05-17T19:25:01+00:00 May 17th, 2016|Solar Energy, Solar Facts|0 Comments

Solar Gadgets for the Zombie Apocalypse

If you’ve ever watched an episode of “The Walking Dead,” you know the threat of the zombie apocalypse can really take a bite out of you. Doomsday planners the world over have already stocked up on all your basic post-apocalyptic necessities — food, water, a large quantity of firearms, etc. — but how do you [...]

By | 2016-05-12T22:02:20+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Solar Energy|0 Comments

Solar Loans: The Missing Link Between Consumers and Solar Energy

Do you want the good news or the bad news first? Here’s the good news: Thanks to advancements in solar technology and the availability of solar loans and financing, solar panels have become increasingly cheaper over the past few years. The bad news? Psyche! There is no bad news. When it comes to solar energy [...]

By | 2016-05-10T17:41:14+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Solar Energy, Solar Financing|0 Comments

How Do Solar Panels Really Affect the Environment?

Solar energy is, without a doubt, the world’s most abundant source of renewable power. What could be better than this? In addition to helping solve the current energy crisis, solar panels have another hidden secret. A recent study revealed that solar panels can cause regional cooling during the process of converting sunlight into electricity. At [...]

By | 2016-05-02T21:50:20+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|Solar Energy, Solar Facts|0 Comments

The Future of Solar Energy: Solar-Powered Flying Carpets

Time travel, inter-galactic spaceships and flying carpets — if you had to guess which one of these will be invented in the near future, what would your best guess be? Well, although they might not technically be made out of actual carpets, the Space Solar Power Initiative (SSPI) has proposed the development of flying carpets [...]

By | 2016-04-29T18:41:17+00:00 April 29th, 2016|News, Solar Energy, Solar Facts|0 Comments

Home Solar — What to Ask Before You Go All In

When it comes to solar energy installations, the bigger the better. Why have only a couple of solar panels when you can have an entire array of them? Before you take out those solar loans or select your financing options, however, you’ll want to know all the facts beforehand. Here’s what you need to know [...]

By | 2016-04-27T19:18:20+00:00 April 27th, 2016|Solar Energy, Solar Facts, Solar Financing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Lunar Colony of Self-Replicating Solar Panels? It Could Happen

Solar panels and space go together like peanut butter and jelly; they were simply made for one another. Solar panels have been used in space since 1958, as the first solar-powered satellite Vanguard 1 launched into the final frontier. Now, scientists are considering the next big solar breakthrough — a colony of solar panels on [...]

By | 2016-03-30T20:11:41+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments