grid-tied solar

The Battery & Its Lifespan

April 1, 2015 grid-tied solar

The Battery & Its Lifespan  Like all batteries, the electrical car will need to be charged from time to time, and it also does take up a sizable amount of time. Electrical vehicles run on lithium-ion based battery technology, and it will need to be charged for hours at a time to reach its peak […]

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Solar Cell Technologies that will Amaze you!

January 20, 2015 grid-tied solar

Cutting-Edge Solar Cell Technologies As solar energy becomes a popular way to meet power needs, more efficient ways of harnessing the sun’s energy are being developed for solar photovoltaics (PVs). PV cells capture energy in the sunlight and transform it into electricity for residential, business and industrial use. Because solar energy is clean, free, renewable […]

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Iowa Solar, Wind & Natural Gas, Time for a Realistic View

September 23, 2012 grid-tied solar

Supporters of solar, wind and other renewable energy and nuclear power are at a crossroads today. They can fight turf wars or they can take the bold steps needed to curb climate change. One thing is certain, though: Without an effective strategy to spur the use of carbon-free energy, there remains the potential for disasters […]

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home battery backup

Emergency Home Battery Backup Power Systems, Pre-Wired, Ready to Install

March 5, 2012 Climate Change

Assembled, wired and tested by factory trained technicians, this 2000 watt home emergency backup power battery system has an inverter that monitors the grid. When the utility power goes down, the 2000 watt backup will automatically switch your home over to battery backup power in under a second then switch back and recharge the batteries […]

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Nomad 7

Goal Zero Nomad 7 Portable Solar Panel for Ultra-lite Backpacking

February 16, 2012 grid-tied solar

Backpacking Mountains or the Grand Canyon means every ounce of weight and space counts which is a basic conflict with the personal electronics we all love to use on our epic journeys. Goal Zero delivers once again on their Nomad 7 portable solar panel. Perfect for the Ultra-lite backpacker, the Goal Zero portable solar panel […]

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solar kits

Home Solar Panel Kits, Free Energy From the SEO Sun

December 11, 2011 grid-tied solar

Home solar panels kits are bank on a hedge against future inflation. Once you start to investigate the process and taking the next step, here be the dragons. Buying 20 years of energy at a fixed cost upfront is not only daunting, it’s out of the question for many. Some prospective solar home buyers are […]

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solar politics

American Solar Supporters Mobilizing for a Vibrant US Economy

June 21, 2011 Backup Power Systems

50,000 US factories closed in the last 12 years and the jobs shipped overseas. Texas oil billionaires pumping millions of dollars into campaigns that suppress solar and other American sustainable businesses. US Supreme Court handing out decision after decision allowing corporations more power. You had better wake up America and get some skin in the […]

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solar jobs

Solar Installers Jobs Bill Under Attack By Large Utility Company

June 6, 2011 grid-tied solar

The New York Solar Industry Development and Jobs Act is being hotly debated in the State Senate, with the summer recess deadline just a few weeks away. The act would create a specific carve-out for solar power, to the tune of 5,000 megawatts of solar capacity by 2025. Analysis done as recently as 2010 suggests […]

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off-grid solar kit

Portable Off-grid Solar Kit is a Pip for RV’s

May 23, 2011 grid-tied solar

You will have to look hard to find a sweeter off-grid portable solar package than this. The Overland Solar Kit with 4 30 watt solar panels is perfect for RV power or camping. It is also great as a emergency home backup power kit providing you a little extra peace of mind. All our solar […]

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solar plans

Home Solar System Kits Permit Requirements

March 9, 2011 Backup Power Systems

Homeowners installing their own solar panel kits are becoming a common occurrence across America. Complete solar installation kits are readily available as pre-packaged solar shipped to a home ready to install which can save a significant amount of money. If you have some basic home repair skills you can usually install the majority of the […]

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