Monthly Archives: February 2019

Interest High for Community Solar Projects

community solar incentives

Beginning later this year, a new commodity will be planted in fields and open areas across Illinois that likely will change the landscape. These “farmers” are energy companies from throughout the U.S. that have flocked here seeking state incentives to install community solar projects intended to produce clean electricity, lower prices for consumers and create […]

How Do Block Chain and Solar Go Together?

block chain and solar

Bitcoin uses huge amounts of energy Many of us entered the solar industry to make a positive difference in the world—including helping to tackle climate change. But energy consumption for bitcoin mining could negate climate gains made with clean energy. As bitcoin becomes more and more popular the amount of energy being consumed to create […]

Solar Envy?

community solar

Want to gain access to solar energy but don’t have a rooftop suitable for holding solar panels? The emerging community solar movement may be your ticket. Under community solar, various communities or entities can band together to subscribe for a chunk of the power produced by solar arrays elsewhere. The program expands solar energy access […]

Is your home solar ready?

Is your house Solar ready

So, you’ve made the decision to go solar. Great! You’re on your way to lowering your  utility bills and improving the environment. Many homeowners are considering putting panels on their home since the cost of solar has decreased and solar technology has become more efficient. But, before you can start saving the world, you have to actually […]