Posts Tagged ‘solar energy savings’
Telsa Powerwall 2 VS Generac PWRCell
With increasing competition in the battery industry going with a Tesla Powerwall 2 or a Generac PWRCell is a hard choice. Today we break down which is better at what, and the main differences. Battery SizeTesla’s compact size makes it suitable to fit in tight spaces smaller homes. They come in at 30 inches wide,…Read More
Georgia Power Net Metering Now Available
Georgia’s solar panels provide a free and clean renewable energy source. While Georgia may not have the best solar incentives in the nation, we are making some progress. In 2019, a resolution passed by the Georgia Public Service Commission mandated monthly net metering for Georgia Power’s solar customers. This decision mandates Georgia Power to credit…Read More
Solar for Nonprofits: The Fuller Center for Housing Going Solar
Early success for the founders of The Fuller Center for Housing was achieved in their 20s. Yet even at a young age, they recognized their fortune wasn’t resulting in happiness for them so they submitted their wealth to serve in ministry. Their journey led them to establish an affordable housing campaign worldwide and, ultimately, transformed…Read More
Solar Power Savings: Eliminating Your Electric Bill
At this point in our planet’s history, we are quickly approaching a unique turning point. It’s our responsibility to be good stewards of the way we treat the planet and the resources we take from it. We have an opportunity before us to turn to free and clean renewable energy sources to produce electricity. Solar…Read More
Debunking Top Solar Energy Myths
Setting the record straight about solar energy. One of the big questions floating around today is the ability to get energy to everyone across the globe. We saw first hand the power of nature in Texas this year, which caused the topic to spark attraction again. Many are now asking, what are our other options…Read More
Are solar backup batteries worth the cost?
Live life uninterrupted with solar backup batteries and their power. A couple of good questions to ask when choosing if a battery is right for your home: Are you wishing to save on utility costs? Do you intend on reducing your carbon footprint? Would you like the peace of mind in outages, blackouts, and natural…Read More
HOAS Restricting Solar Panels: Can You Go Solar if You Live in an HOA Neighborhood?
Many homes in Georgia fall within a Homeowners Association which is considered as a coalition of homeowners governed by a neighborhood-based voluntary board that oversees community services. Including the preservation of common areas, the creation and implementation of community guidelines (architecture), and more. In order to ensure that all homeowners abide with them an elected…Read More
Do Solar Energy Savings Pay Off?
Harnessing sunlight for electricity is now more affordable than ever. But will it save you money? Around 2009, the cost of an installed residential solar energy averaged between $25,000 to $35,000 per home, according to Evergreen Solar – National Council for Solar Growth. Compare this to 2016 when Evergreen Solar – National Council for Solar…Read More
Top Reasons to Turn to Solar Energy
Many Georgians are turning to Solar Energy, here are a few of the top reasons why. Solar power (or solar photovoltaics) is now cheaper than ever before. According to Freeing Energy, there are three main factors that drive solar energy prices. Increasing efficiencies, increased demand for larger manufacturing scale, and decreasing raw material prices.Bill Nussey,…Read More
Federal Solar Tax Credit 2020
On August 8th, 2005 George W Bush signed into law the Energy Policy Act of 2005. After first being passed by congress in July 2005 it then became effective in February 2006. The act aimed at combating increasing energy issues. Its enactment has modified US energy policy by offering tax benefits and loan guarantees for…Read More