19 10, 2018

What is Solar Energy? Common Solar Terms Defined

By |2018-11-28T21:13:32+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

Solar energy doesn’t have to be confusing or complicated. If you’ve been looking at solar systems for your home or business, you’ve probably heard some unfamiliar industry jargon. Fear not the words. We’re here to simplify your solar experience with this A-to-Z glossary, helping you learn more about this source of clean renewable power. Top Solar Energy Terms Defined A-to-N [...]

15 10, 2018

Adding Solar Can Increase Your Home Value

By |2018-11-28T21:13:55+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|0 Comments

Did you know that installing a home solar system is an economic decision that can potentially improve your family’s financial position? Home solar not only can reduce or eliminate your electric bill, adding a photovoltaic (PV) solar system to a house is almost always a good real estate investment and may contribute to increasing home values by [...]

12 10, 2018

Solar Energy Pros and Cons

By |2018-11-28T21:16:23+00:00October 12th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|0 Comments

When it comes to solar energy pros and cons, we've heard it all: It's for hippies, it's too expensive or it doesn't work. Yet more solar energy systems are being installed on homes and businesses than ever. We explain some FAQs about the pros and cons of solar energy. Advantages of Solar Energy 1. Solar is a proven [...]

5 10, 2018

Why You Should Go Solar in 2018

By |2018-11-28T21:16:57+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|0 Comments

Did you think about going solar in 2017 but didn't? While the number of solar energy installations is at an all-time high, with more than 1.5 million residential solar systems in the U.S., many homeowners are unsure about when to purchase a solar system. If you’ve been waiting for installed solar prices to come down, there’s good news. GTM [...]

1 10, 2018

Best Commercial Solar Installation: Intelligent and Elegant

By |2018-11-28T21:17:22+00:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar|0 Comments

When Joseph Fragoso contacted JP Electric and Solar, he needed to solve a problem that’s typical for our agricultural solar customers. His Mid Summer Farms in Hanford, Calif., had enough land for a photovoltaic (PV) solar system —190 acres – but most of that land was spoken for. He needed as much as possible for growing corn, winter wheat and [...]

14 09, 2018

When choosing solar power companies, start with the technology

By |2018-08-14T10:31:30+00:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

With the expected useful life of commercial solar systems ranging from 25 to 40 years, choosing the right solution to invest in at the outset is incredibly important. But which of the many solar power companies should you consider? The answer may be easier than you think. Solar is a long-term investment. Think about it—what other purchases [...]

10 09, 2018

A Quick Guide to Going Solar

By |2018-11-28T21:18:02+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

If one of your goals is to save money on your electricity bills and/or lead a more green life, you might consider switching to a renewable energy such as emission-free solar power. According to the Solar Energy Industry Association, in the next two years the amount of solar power used in the United States is expected to double, [...]

7 09, 2018

Commercial solar panel degradation: What you should know and keep in mind

By |2018-08-14T09:56:25+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

As we’ve seen, there are a number of important characteristics to consider when making a solar panel decision for your business. One of the most critical is understanding the degradation rate of the solar panels you’re evaluating, how it compares among manufacturers, and what impact solar panel degradation can have on your organization’s bottom line.  What do the [...]

3 09, 2018

Installing solar: What to expect from your utility—and how your solar company will help you out

By |2018-11-29T17:23:24+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

If your organization's going solar, you're automatically launching two long-term business partnerships. The first will be with the solar company that plans and builds your photovoltaic (PV) solar system. That partnership is going to start with the ongoing interactions that will take place during the solar installation process. Your other long-term partner will be the local utility. [...]

31 08, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Commercial Solar Battery Storage in 1,000 Words (and 3 Pictures)

By |2018-11-28T21:19:18+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Business Feed, Going Solar, What's New|0 Comments

It’s not hard to see why the talk and excitement around commercial solar battery storage just keeps growing with each passing month. As the price of batteries continues to fall—and their performance continues to rise—more and more companies are taking a closer look at how battery storage can dramatically lower their monthly energy bills, especially when [...]