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The Complete Guide To Types Of Solar Panels

Solar Basics 6-Minute Read

Sarah Lozanova Jun 30, 2022

Several types of solar panels are available for purchase, but which solar panel type is right for your home? Uncover the best panel for harnessing solar energy.

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A Complete Guide To Home Solar Panel Installation

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Sarah Lozanova Jun 29, 2022

Wondering what happens when you get solar panels on your home? Explore the steps of a solar panel installation and see whether it’s a good DIY project for you.

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Row of Solar Panels on roof in daylight.

Do Solar Panels Damage Roofs? What You Should Know

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 29, 2022

Do solar panels damage roofs? It largely depends on your roof’s condition – and the roofer. Learn how to keep your roof safe during a solar panel installation.

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Fields of solar panels.

A Guide To Bifacial Solar Panels

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 27, 2022

Bifacial solar panels can generate renewable energy from direct and reflected light sunlight. Find out whether bifacial solar modules are right for your home.

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Solar panels on blue roof.

Finding ‘Cheap’ Solar Panels

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 24, 2022

Looking for “cheap” solar panels? Relatively affordable solar panels are available, but there are many factors to consider.

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Solar panels with night skyline.

What Is Solar Energy? Understanding Power From The Sun

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 24, 2022

What is solar energy and how can it make the earth a cleaner place? Uncover a true definition of solar power and discover its capabilities and key terminology.

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Women looking at ipad by solar panels.

Guide To Micro Inverter Technology

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Sarah Lozanova Jun 24, 2022

Is string inverter or micro inverter technology better for your home solar array? Explore these options to know what’s right for your home, needs and budget.

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Is Solar Energy Renewable? What Every Homeowner Needs To Know

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 24, 2022

Investing in solar panels can help reduce your carbon footprint, but is solar energy renewable? Find the answer and more about this alternative energy source.

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Solar panels on cloudy day.

Do Solar Panels Work On Cloudy Days? Yes – And Here’s Why

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 22, 2022

Do solar panels work on cloudy days or when it rains? Find out how solar panel technology fares in indirect sunlight versus direct sunlight and why it matters.

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View of Solar Panel production building.

Where Are Solar Panels Made? What To Know Before You Buy

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 21, 2022

Where are solar panels made? Before you decide to buy some, see how the country where your panels are manufactured can impact the sustainability of your system.

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Man removing solar panels from roof of house.

Solar Panel Removal And Reinstallation: What To Expect

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Hanna Kielar Jun 6, 2022

Homeowners interested in renewable energy often ask about solar panel removal when re-roofing their home. Uncover important details about removing solar panels.

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Inspectors with solar panels.

What Is A Sun Number And How Do You Find Your Home’s Sun Score?

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Sarah Lozanova May 10, 2022

A sun number is a rating that assesses whether your home would benefit from solar panels. Let’s examine how to find your sun number score and why it matters.

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How Many Solar Panels Do I Need?

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Sarah Lozanova Apr 12, 2022

Find out how your peak sunlight hours, energy consumption and solar panel type influences how many solar panels you need.

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Beautiful bog house in daylight with solar panels on side of house.

How Much Energy Do Solar Panels Produce In A Year? Understanding Average Solar Panel Output

Solar Basics 6-Minute Read

Melissa Brock Apr 11, 2022

We’ll break down average solar panel output to help homeowners understand how much energy solar panels produce in a year.

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Solar powered house on lake.

What You Should Know About An Off-Grid Solar System

Solar Basics 10-Minute Read

Sarah Lozanova Apr 8, 2022

Thinking about an off-grid solar system? Find out if relying on your own energy production is the right step for you and your home.

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What Is Net Metering And Why Is It Important For Home Solar?

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Melissa Brock Apr 8, 2022

If you’re researching solar, you’ve probably noticed the term “net metering.” Read on to learn what that means and how it impacts people with home solar.

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House shown with solar panels during the day.

How Many Solar Panels Do You Need To Power A House?

Solar Basics 5-Minute Read

Dan Miller Apr 6, 2022

Solar panels collect sunlight and turn it into usable electricity for your home. Learn how many solar panels you need to power your house with this guide.

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Solar carports.

A Quick Guide To Solar Carports

Solar Basics 4-Minute Read

Melissa Brock Apr 5, 2022

Solar carports are a great way to make use of space while generating clean energy. Read on to learn when a solar carport works best for homes or businesses.

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