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A1A Solar answers your commercial solar questions

A1A Solar answers your commercial solar questions You may have heard that many Fortune 500 companies are going solar. The benefits to clean energy are certainly numerous; however, taking your company solar may seem overwhelming. A1A Solar is ready to help you invest in your company and begin reaping the rewards of a commercial solar …

Solar panels vs. solar water heaters

Solar Panels vs. Solar Water Heaters What is the difference between solar panels and solar water heaters? While most people know what solar panels look like, they might not know their exact purpose. Solar panels convert sunlight into electricity through the photovoltaic effect. This process happens when panels absorb photons, which creates an electric current. …

Commercial Solar System

Commercial Solar System Getting a commercial solar system set up in Northeast Florida 6 steps to ensure your company’s solar system installation is a success Your company is ready to go solar. That’s great! However, you might feel overwhelmed by what to do to get started. Read on to learn how to get a solar …

Solar tax credit: Why 2019 is the year to think wise and solarize

Solar Tax Credit Why 2019 is the year to think wise and solarize to save big on your taxes. In 2005, Congress passed the Energy Policy Act, a law that, among other things, allows a federal tax credit for up to 30 percent of the cost of a new solar energy system for a commercial …

Solar energy batteries are getting less expensive

Solar energy batteries are getting less expensive Now is the time to purchase a backup battery for your solar energy system A solar energy battery is a wise investment for anyone with a solar energy system, as it allows your system to keep operating when the sun isn’t providing enough energy on its own. In …

Do solar panels work in the rain?

Do solar panels work in the rain? How does the weather affect your solar energy system? One of the facts of life in northeast Florida is that it rains quite a bit during the year, especially during the summer. Because of this, prospective solar energy system owners in the area tend to worry that rain …

How to prepare your solar energy system for winter in Florida

Solar Energy in Florida Winter Get your solar energy system ready for winter Winter is the most difficult time of the year for solar energy production. In some areas, snow covers solar panels and clouds hide the sun, both of which reduce energy output. While solar energy system owners in northeast Florida typically don’t have …

You’ve decided to go solar … now what?

You’ve decided to go solar … now what? Learn how A1A Solar makes the installation process a breeze You know you want to switch to solar-powered energy; however, you don’t know what’s in store for the installation process. The northeast Florida team at A1A Solar will make the process painless and ease any anxieties you …

4 things to look for when choosing a company to install your solar energy system

4 things to look for when choosing a company to install your solar energy system Keep these things in mind as you search for a solar energy contractor When you’re considering a solar energy system for your home or business, the price of installation is often a key factor. However, it’s equally important to look …

Keep your power on during an outage with a solar battery

Keep your power on during an outage A solar battery ensures your solar energy system still works during outages Anyone who has lived in Northeast Florida knows that bad weather conditions are common during the summer months. These conditions can take down your solar energy system. Don’t fret, though, because there’s a way to ensure …