Category: Solar Panel

  • How Solar Panels Work: A Step-By-Step Guide

    How Solar Panels Work: A Step-By-Step Guide

    Did you know solar energy is the most renewable energy source in the world? When we talk about renewable energy sources, solar energy definitely deserves an applause. It’s clean, green, and cheap. If you’re interested in solar power but don’t know much about solar panels, you’ve come to the right spot. In this blog, we’ll […]

  • Installing Solar Panels on a Tile Roof

    Installing Solar Panels on a Tile Roof

    Installing solar panels on a tile roof can be a bit more complicated than installing them on a flat roof, but it is still possible. Here are some things to consider when installing solar panels on a tile roof: It’s important to hire a professional with experience in installing solar panels on tile roofs to […]

  • Cleaning Solar Panels on a Roof: The Ultimate Guide

    Cleaning Solar Panels on a Roof: The Ultimate Guide

    Have you ever wondered how solar panels clean themselves? Well, they do it all on their own, and there is no need to worry about the maintenance. In this blog, we’ll tell you everything that you need to know about solar panel cleaning, from the different types of solar panels to the tools required. We’ll […]

  • Solar and Wind Power System Cost, Reliability, and Efficiency

    Solar and Wind Power System Cost, Reliability, and Efficiency

    The cost of a solar and wind power system can vary greatly depending on the size and components of the system, as well as the location of the installation. On average, a small solar and wind power system for a home can cost anywhere from $10,000 to $50,000, while a larger commercial system can cost […]

  • Should Solar Panels Face North Or South?

    Should Solar Panels Face North Or South?

    The first question to ask is “should solar panels face north or south?” Unless you are on the equator the sun is not in direct line with your home. If so, the sun’s rays will not hit your solar panels directly on. Instead, the sun will move at an angle, so the best choice would […]

  • Do Solar Panels Need Direct Sunlight?

    Do Solar Panels Need Direct Sunlight?

    You may be wondering if solar panels can be installed in direct sunlight if your home is considering solar panels. Solar panels can be used in all weather conditions. They can be used in the sun, shade, or rain. We’ll discuss some of these options, as well as what to do when the weather isn’t […]

  • How Do Solar Panels Increase Home Value?

    How Do Solar Panels Increase Home Value?

    A solar panel can be used to increase the home’s value. A 6kW system will increase the home’s market value from $22,000 to $30,000. The location, the age of the home and the utility bill savings can all impact the home’s value. A 6kW PV unit will save homeowners an average $120 per monthly, which […]

  • Do Solar Lights Need Direct Sunlight?

    Do Solar Lights Need Direct Sunlight?

    While solar lighting is best for sunny areas, they can also perform well in the shade. To maximize the efficiency of your solar light, you can place a separate panel on top. This allows you to use your lights even when it is winter. You must ensure that your solar light bulbs have enough energy […]

  • Can Solar Panels Work at Night?

    Can Solar Panels Work at Night?

    Solar panels are useful during daylight hours but ineffective at night. UC Davis Professor Jeremy Munday and the team have developed a new type of solar cell that can generate 50 watts power per square meter at night. This is roughly half the normal output of a solar panels during the day. Photovoltaics Scientists have […]

  • Can Solar Panels Be Recycled?

    Can Solar Panels Be Recycled?

    Can solar panels really be recycled? Yes, but it won’t happen in a matter of days. It will take years of research and development and a lot more work. Here are some of the challenges. The first is that solar modules are difficult to disassemble, and glass from the solar cells is very hard to […]