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27 01, 2018

Schools and car dealerships could cut energy use by over 40%—others not far behind

By | 2018-01-28T16:29:55+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, What's New|0 Comments

If enough US organizations properly used existing building management systems intended to improve energy efficiency, the reduced power consumption could equal the amount of electricity used by 12 to 15 million Americans—according to a recent article published by Clean Technica. A study cited in the piece says that while most large commercial facilities are already equipped with automation systems to control energy use, [...]

25 01, 2018

Beautiful Green Homes Designed With Solar

By | 2018-01-28T16:18:51+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

 Whether you’re building a new environmentally sustainable solar-powered home or making your existing abode more energy efficient, we recognize the importance of curb appeal. That’s why Solar Technologies takes a fundamentally different approach to how we design and engineer complete solar energy solutions.  Even with 70 percent fewer visible parts,1 our solar systems deliver 70 percent more energy [...]

23 01, 2018

What’s the best renewable energy for you?

By | 2018-01-28T16:17:32+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, What's New|0 Comments

You want your company to use renewable energy, but you don't have a clue about your options or how to weigh them. Don't worry. It's an increasingly common challenge as renewables gain in popularity.  There are seven main types of commercial renewable energy. All of them reinforce sustainable business practices, but—just like fossil fuels—all of them come with unique drawbacks. [...]

21 01, 2018

Collaboration Is Key to Our Solar Future

By | 2018-01-22T16:25:02+00:00 January 21st, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

Henry Ford once said, “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” By all accounts, we’ve witnessed the best of multi-stakeholder collaboration when it comes to developing long-term strategies that promote clean energy adoption. The COP21 agreement and bipartisan extension of the U.S. Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for solar and wind [...]

19 01, 2018

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

17 01, 2018

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

14 01, 2018

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

11 01, 2018

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

5 01, 2018

Solar Technologies Warranty Agreement

By | 2018-01-11T21:38:54+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

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 [...]

4 01, 2018

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|0 Comments

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 [...]