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Buildings that Incorporate Solar Panels in Creative Ways

By Rachel Forte / October 4, 2022

Buildings that incorporate solar panels in creative ways Solar panels, also known as photovoltaics or solar electricity cells, are becoming an increasingly common sight in our environment. They capture energy from the sun and convert it into renewable electricity. The stronger the sunshine, the more electricity the panels generate. While it is not uncommon for…

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Preparing your Home for a Renewable Energy System

By Gerrai Ramirez / September 20, 2022

Preparing your Home for a Renewable Energy System (Solar, Wind, Hydro, and Hybrid) Planning for a solar energy system is a process that includes analyzing your existing electricity use, looking at local codes and requirements, and understanding technology options that you have for your site. Your solar system may be required to operate on the…

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Electric Vehicle Tax Credit 2022

By Gerrai Ramirez / August 29, 2022

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-new-electric-vehicle-tax-credit

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How long does a solar panel installation take?

By Gerrai Ramirez / July 29, 2022

How long does a solar panel installation take? Updated 06/08/2022 (https://www.solarreviews.com/) Installing solar panels can take a few months, but the energy bill savings are well worth the wait. Image source: The Philadelphia Inquirer.   One of the first questions homeowners have when they’re thinking about installing home solar panels is “how long will the installation take?”.…

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5 Financial Benefits of Going Solar

By James Kesterson / June 16, 2022

     5 Financial Benefits of Going Solar: Alternative energy brings benefits not only to our environment, but also Solar energy provides great benefits towards your bill     [TRANSCRIPT]     5 Financial Benefits of Going Solar. Alternative energy would be all the latest craze and, understandably, so fuel-produced energy is mostly not…

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Is Going Solar In 2022 Worth It?

By James Kesterson / June 12, 2022

 Is Going Solar In 2022 Worth It? Is Going Solar In 2022 Worth It? Everything you should know before purchasing solar for your home in 2022 from a sustainability expert. We review cost and environmental benefits of home solar panel installations, financial incentives the keep costs down, new technology, and increasing electricity costs. [TRANSCRIPT]…

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The truth about solar panels

By James Kesterson / June 12, 2022

The truth about solar panels [TRANSCRIPT] Solar power has seen record growth over 10 years, created incredible number of new jobs, and is one of the most affordable forms of generating energy. But with all of those solar panels popping up across rooftops and open areas, what happens when time comes to replace them? And…

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Energy 101: Solar Power

By James Kesterson / June 12, 2022

Energy 101: Solar Power Energy 101: Solar Power. Our animated correspondent, ‘Little Lee Patrick Sullivan,’ continues our “Energy 101” series with an inside look at solar power technology. He breaks down the different types of solar devices and how they work, detailing the pros and cons of this renewable energy source. [TRANSCRIPT] Hi, I’m Lea…

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How Does Solar Energy Work?

By James Kesterson / June 10, 2022

 How Does Solar Energy Work? [TRANSCRIPT] How Does Solar Energy Work? Every day the sun shines more than 3 trillion watts of free energy on the earth. That’s enough energy to power over 3 million homes for an entire year. Being produced every day, solar panels harness the energy and convert it into clean…

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How solar energy got so cheap, and why it’s not

By James Kesterson / June 10, 2022

 How solar energy got so cheap and why it’s not How solar energy got so cheap and why it’s not. A lot speaks for solar energy. It’s clean, renewable – and now even cheaper than energy from fossil fuels like coal or natural gas. Sounds pretty great, right? But it only makes up a…

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