Please keep in mind as you read this post about the solar system tax credit, the information contained in it is based on the best information available. You will want to consult your tax professional before claiming this credit. The use of solar energy in this country continues to grow. Renewable energy sources are being read more..
There are a number of challenges for solar systems to overcome if the energy source is to be fully used. Even though the popularity of solar systems has increased over the past few years, it still supplies only about 5% of the energy needs in the U.S. In order for them to achieve their potential read more..
In spite of the fact that alternate energy has been used more and more in recent years, there are still solar system myths that hang on. Where these myths come from and what keeps them going aren’t known. But clearing up these myths may help people understand better the benefits of going solar. One of read more..
Depending on how old your system is, it may be time to upgrade your solar system. With solar equipment getting less expensive all the time, this could be a good time to upgrade. Cheaper equipment means less expensive kilowatts also. Once you decide to upgrade your solar system, there are some things you need to read more..
Solar panels? In the winter? With snow and cold? Really? Yes, really. Winter weather with cold and snow and ice usually leads to an increase in energy use to keep homes warm. The possibility exists for this increased usage to lead to shortages in the fuels typically used for this energy. That then leads to read more..
Solar Energy Contractors in MA No matter whether you are for or against the idea of solar energy, it could very well be the future of both light and heat for homes in the U.S. A big part of the reason for this is the fact that conventional energy sources seem to be programmed for read more..
Solar Grants? A better question is: “How do I compare? What is best for me? A good apples-to-apples answer is the cost per KWhr, which is the basis for your utility bill. Right now, NSTAR and National Grid are charging about 20 cents per KWhr, and they want to increase it by 37% or to read more..