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Get off the Grid

Get off the Grid Solar plus storage is smart Under Florida law, privately owned utilities are required to “net-meter.” This means that they pay solar customers for excess electricity essentially the same rate that they charge them. JEA, Jacksonville’s largest utility provider, is not privately owned, and they changed their net-metering policy effective April 1, …

While solar industry jobs decrease around the country, they’re increasing in Florida

Solar Jobs in Florida While solar industry jobs decrease around the country, they’re increasing in Florida Floridians love a hot summer day. “Sunny and 75” is a motto we know and love. When the weather reaches 50 degrees, we’re reaching for our winter coats. So, solar power seems like a no-brainer to meet the energy …

Solar as an investment

Solar as an investment Why investing in solar panels can get you free electricity and more What’s one of the biggest reasons people make the switch to solar-powered energy? To save money, of course! Having a residential or commercial solar energy system allows you to avoid nearly every added cost and fee that utility companies …

Rooftop solar panels increase northeast Florida home values

Rooftop solar panels increase northeast Florida home values Study shows a solar energy system will increase your home’s resale value by 3.5 percent There is no doubt that solar energy systems offer a multitude of benefits. Beyond being good for the environment and providing savings on utility bills, solar panels also increase a home’s value. …