Solar News

Campers: How to Fall Off the Grid and Be Self-Sufficient with Solar Panels

By StillwaterAdmin | September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hard day at the office? Going through a break-up? Visions of packing a bag and disappearing into the great American landscape are quite appealing. Yes, we all have dreams of going off the grid sometimes. The more serious among us really make a plan to unplug and explore the world. Whether you’re looking for an…


Solar Panels for Your Home: How Long Does Installation Take?

By StillwaterAdmin | September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

You’ve decided to join the renewable energy revolution and invest in solar panels for your home. Great decision! Not only will you be doing a serious favor for the environment by lowering your carbon footprint, but you’ll also dramatically lower your monthly energy bills… that is when your solar panel system goes online. When exactly…


How the Sports Industry is Becoming a Leader in Solar Panel Installation

By StillwaterAdmin | August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Solar panels aren’t just showing up on homes and businesses. PV panels are also providing energy to some of the largest buildings in major cities — sports stadiums. If that doesn’t serve as a testament to the potential of solar, nothing will! Between the field lights and the popcorn machines, stadiums and arenas need a…


7 Things to Look for in a Roofing Contractor in San Diego

By StillwaterAdmin | August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Just because San Diego is blessed with so many days of sunlight doesn’t mean your roof will last forever. Despite what you may have seen on TV, a hurricane or snowstorm isn’t the only thing that can do damage to the top of your house. It’s true that our San Diego homes don’t have to…

What Homeowners Need to Know About Los Angeles Solar Installations and Wildfires

By StillwaterAdmin | August 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Los Angeles residents are all too familiar with the looming threat of wildfires. As of this writing, 16 large fires burned through the state of California, scorching 410,000 acres and displacing over 40,000 California residents. That includes the Valley Fire, burning just outside of Los Angeles in the San Bernardino National Forest. Unfortunately, this may be…


Solar Panel System Costs: 5 Reasons It’s Worth the Investment

By StillwaterAdmin | August 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Many homeowners in California are interested in going solar, but solar panel system costs stop them in their tracks. It’s true that solar panels carry a big price tag, but is solar an investment that will eventually pay dividends? We believe that the answer is yes. Solar panels can provide financial savings in the long…


How Do Solar Panels Work at Night?

By StillwaterAdmin | August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

One of the most common criticisms lobbed at those who believe that solar power is key to helping the world transition to renewable energy is that solar panels only work for half the day. After all, they are called “solar” panels, so what happens when the sun sinks below the horizon? Do solar panels simply…

powerwall tesla

Full Review of Tesla Powerwall: Solar Battery Storage

By StillwaterAdmin | August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Several years ago, Elon Musk steered Tesla Motors into the renewable energy market with an innovative home energy storage product – Tesla Powerwall. This home battery is designed with the same dedication to detail and innovation as Tesla’s cutting-edge electric vehicles and other ventures. While Tesla certainly didn’t invent solar storage batteries, they certainly used their…

Sunlight shining across solar panels

Reasons You Should Switch to Solar Power

By StillwaterAdmin | August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

As solar energy becomes a more popular renewable energy source, switching becomes more and more attractive to homeowners. There are numerous factors to weigh, especially the cost of investing in solar panels compared to the rising cost of electricity. Any type of change can be somewhat intimidating at first. You may be wondering if switching…


Why Is Solar Power the Best Option for Alternative Energy?

By StillwaterAdmin | August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

While there are plenty of energy options available to consumers, solar energy is emerging as one of the most effective. Energy harnessed from the sun’s rays is unique in that it is essentially “clean,” providing homeowners, schools, businesses, and all types of facilities with a renewable source of energy. California is one of the leaders…