The Benefits of Choosing a Regional Solar Installer Over a National Installer

There are countless solar photovoltaic (PV) installers to choose from—it truly is a buyer’s market. And not surprisingly, the bigger contractors receive the lion’s share of attention. They often have much larger marketing budgets. But there are several advantages of going with regional installers, which explains why smaller players continue to gain more market share … Continue reading “The Benefits of Choosing a Regional Solar Installer Over a National Installer”

Solar Power: Affordable, Local and Bright

Solar power is shining in the U.S. With initiatives to make solar affordable for all Americans and regional solar installers on the rise, now is a great time to go solar and get the most out of your investment—with the bright idea of solar ownership. Summer is still in full swing (as you probably know … Continue reading “Solar Power: Affordable, Local and Bright”

Checklist: Do You Qualify for the Solar Investment Tax Credit?

Solar photovoltaic (PV) installations have never been more affordable than they are today. But with the Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC), installing PV panels becomes 30% cheaper. Not surprisingly, the ITC is one of the most popular green incentives in the industry. And it has helped bring solar power within easy financial reach of millions … Continue reading “Checklist: Do You Qualify for the Solar Investment Tax Credit?”

How Going Solar Can Make Your Business More Profitable

Businesses often go solar for the same reason that homeowners do. Whether you’re balancing a family budget or a company ledger, the rising cost of grid electricity can be a substantial drain on your bottom line. With photovoltaic (PV) panels installed, however, you don’t need to buy as much expensive power from the utility grid. … Continue reading “How Going Solar Can Make Your Business More Profitable”

How the ITC Extension Ensures Future Growth of Solar for Homeowners and Businesses

The future of solar energy in the U.S. looks a lot brighter now that Congress has extended the solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC). The extension of the ITC, which saves consumers and businesses that install solar energy systems up to 30 percent, was hailed by renewable energy advocates as a watershed moment, ensuring the continued … Continue reading “How the ITC Extension Ensures Future Growth of Solar for Homeowners and Businesses”