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1 01, 2018

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

26 12, 2017

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

22 12, 2017

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|0 Comments

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. [...]

19 12, 2017

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

16 12, 2017

State-by-state: A definitive list of solar policy resources

By | 2017-12-18T22:14:31+00:00 December 16th, 2017|Categories: Business Feed, What's New|0 Comments

If your organization isn’t located in one of the more obvious top solar states, fear not. The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) publishes a useful state-by-state list that details each state’s solar policies to help you make informed decisions about your own company’s renewable energy use. This is a great page to bookmark to keep track of how [...]

14 12, 2017

Top Companies Choosing Solar Technologies Solar Carports

By | 2017-12-14T17:06:20+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

Are you thinking of installing photovoltaic (PV) solar panels to save your company or organization money? You've got three basic choices when choosing a commercial solar system: ground-mounted solar, a rooftop solar system, or a solar carport. Currently, solar carports are becoming a popular option for businesses, schools and other organizations because they offer a number of other benefits [...]

11 12, 2017

Solar panel warranties vs. system performance guarantees: apples and oranges

By | 2017-12-14T17:06:11+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|0 Comments

Since commercial solar panels are a significant and long-term investment, your organization’s stakeholders will want to know that their investment will be protected. This typically happens through some kind of solar panel warranty or solar production guarantee (also called a performance guarantee)—or a combination of these. Solar warranties and guarantees mitigate the risk of faulty equipment, breakage [...]

9 12, 2017

Solar Design Center | Question and Answer

By | 2017-11-29T21:42:57+00:00 December 9th, 2017|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

Q: What is a Solar Design Center and how does it make buying with Solar Technologies an easier experience when shopping for home solar? A: A Solar Technologies Design Center is a neutral, relaxing and warm environment where our professional team of consultants can discuss and demonstrate the concept of solar.  The design center provides a hands-on [...]

6 12, 2017

Top 5 FAQs businesses want to know about solar

By | 2017-12-05T22:21:16+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Categories: Business Feed, What's New|0 Comments

FAQ You’re thinking about going solar. But you don’t know what you don’t know. So, what are the most common questions businesses ask when exploring the benefits of solar? 1. Why should I spend time or money on solar right now? A: Solar Technologies' research reveals three primary reasons organizations choose to invest in a solar strategy: Financial [...]

4 12, 2017

How Much Do Solar Panels Cost?

By | 2017-11-29T21:42:44+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

Estimating How Much Home Solar Panels Cost One of the first questions someone interested in solar asks is, “How much  do solar panels cost?” The answer is often given in terms of “watts installed” rather than by how much the actual solar panels themselves cost. This is because different manufacturers’ panel wattages and system configurations can [...]