Solar 101

How to make the most of solar energy in the summer

Make the most of solar energy in the summer We know that solar energy comes from Earth’s natural sunshine, making solar-powered systems especially beneficial during the summer months. However, while the warmer months are full of sunshine, they’re also full of heat and pollen that affect the efficiency of your solar panels. Here are a …

4 reasons you should consider going solar this World Environment Day

4 reasons you should consider going solar This year’s World Environment Day on June 5 is the perfect time to discover how solar-powered energy benefits the environment. Solar energy is a clean and sustainable way to generate electricity using the sun as an abundant energy source. Solar energy systems allow us to turn natural sunshine …

10 tips for picking the perfect solar contractor

10 tips for picking the perfect solar contractor Solar Power World helps prospective customers choose a quality solar contractor It’s no secret that solar-powered systems have seen a rise in installations in the past decade, and for good reason. Solar installations help reduce energy costs, increase home value, and are cost-effective. The problem that homeowners …

Pollen and solar panels

Pollen and Solar Panels Does pollen affect my solar panels in Northeast Florida? In the south, we often joke that it doesn’t snow outside – it pollens. During spring, we’re frequently asked, “How does pollen affect my solar panel efficiency?” In the public Solar Discussion Group on Facebook, Grant asks how to clean pollen off …