Going Solar

How solar power can increase your commercial property value

By | 2018-01-21T13:30:33+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|

Listing the many benefits of solar panels for business is easy, but quantifying the value of each can be more challenging. The impact on property value is a prime example. While it’s likely true that a building equipped with quality solar panels for commercial property is more valuable than a facility that relies on fossil fuel-generated [...]

Solar Technologies Customers Share Why They Went Solar

By | 2018-01-21T11:13:08+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

At Solar Technologies our customers are at the heart of everything we do. After all, our customers are the reason that we’ve spent the past 30 years innovating relentlessly to deliver the most advanced solar solutions powering our world and changing the future of energy.   Here are excerpts from some of our favorite customer reviews and [...]

Sustainability Star: Toyota is going places few companies have been before

By | 2018-01-21T10:37:12+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|

This past July, Toyota officially opened its new, 100-acre North American headquarters in Plano, Texas. Cutting the ribbon on such a groundbreaking, 3-years-in-the-making corporate sustainability success story would be reason enough for most companies to celebrate. But the folks at Toyota are just as energized by the many sustainable design principles they’ve incorporated into their state-of-the-art campus. After [...]

Home Solar Savings Make for a Happier New Year!

By | 2018-01-11T21:39:01+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

We recently asked some of our home solar customers to share with us on Facebook how much money they saved with Solar Technologies® solar in 2017; how much energy they produced; and how much CO2 they avoided. Such information is easily accessible thanks to Solar Technologies monitoring app, which customers can access on any smart device such as a cell phone [...]

Solar Technologies Warranty Agreement

By | 2018-01-11T21:38:54+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Solar Technologies is pleased to provide a limited product and power warranty on its photovoltaic modules and/or systems components ("PV System”). Warranty rights may be assigned and transferred to subsequent assignees subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the limited product and power warranty for the PV System being assigned and transferred. Please complete [...]

Solar Power Plant O&M: Robots Offer Smarter Way to Protect and Enhance Your Investment

By | 2018-01-11T21:38:46+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Cleaning solar panels installed at large-scale solar plants in arid regions of the world is generally considered a necessary evil. Operators must clean the panels to meet energy production goals, but cleaning requires precious O&M resources in terms of increased labor, water and other costs. As a result, the number of cleanings is minimized to reduce [...]

Solar power – The best way to use natural resources

By | 2018-01-11T21:38:37+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Solar power – The best way to use natural resources Solar power is one of the fastest growing inventions and many products are still being designed with the use of this technology. You don’t only save on electricity bills but are indirectly helping to save the environment. Here are some of the benefits to using solar [...]

How to determine the right method for funding commercial solar projects

By | 2017-12-26T23:49:34+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|

BUSINESS BRIEF Let’s face it. Going solar can be complicated. With several ways to pay, and each with its own advantages and disadvantages, it can be difficult to know what’s right for your organization. This guide to solar financing should get you pointed in the right direction by exploring some basic questions.  Should you own or [...]

Installing solar: What to expect from your utility—and how your solar company will help you out

By | 2017-12-26T23:33:42+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|

If your organization's going solar, you're automatically launching two long-term business partnerships. The first will be with the solar company that plans and builds your photovoltaic (PV) solar system. That partnership is going to start with the ongoing interactions that will take place during the solar installation process. Your other long-term partner will be the local utility. [...]

Unique Solar House is a Bridge Over Water

By | 2017-12-26T22:53:08+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|

Los Angeles commercial and residential architect Dan Brunn has had a banner year. The recipient of multiple awards, including an honor for Interior Design’s Best of the Year, Brunn’s work is garnering industry accolades. With a successful 2017 coming to an end, he’s facing his biggest challenge to date: Designing and building his own green home. Brunn’s home is [...]