How solar return on investment works, how to calculate the ROI for your solar power upgrade, and the factors that influence solar panel ROI.
Learn how sun-tracking solar panels work, the technology’s pros and cons vs. fixed (non-tracking) systems, and whether solar tracking is worth it.
How temperature affects solar panels and solar panel efficiency, including the best (and worst) temperatures for solar energy production.
What it means to be green, how green solar panels actually are, and the impact of solar power on the environment and your carbon footprint.
Explore the effects of shading on solar panels to maximize your clean energy investment, including what can be done to minimize any negative impacts of shade.
What solar easements are (definition), how to tell if you need a solar easement, how to create a solar easement, and whether solar easements are worth it.
Solar access laws (aka solar rights laws or solar zoning laws) are legal codes that protect your right to access solar energy. Learn your state’s access laws.
What grid-tied solar means, how grid-tied solar panels work, the components, price, and payback period for a grid-tie solar system, and more.
Solar power microinverters vs string inverters: Which is right for you? Explore their features, benefits, and make an informed decision for your solar system.