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Florida Solar – Are You One Of The Few

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

Given that you live in the Sunshine State, wouldn’t you think that Florida residents would take up the opportunity for solar energy to power their home or business? It turns out the numbers tell a slightly Read More

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Shop On Amazon Solar Might Make It Cheaper

Posted on Jun 02, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

It’s great when homeowners want to save money on their utility costs by switching to a solar energy system. They recognize the impact they have on the environment and are willing to reduce their carbon footprint for the betterment of our planet. When mega companies like Amazon have the same realization, it’s truly a thin Read More

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Florida Is Even Closer To A Solar Business Boom

Posted on May 25, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

It might be long gone from your mind now, but last year Florida residents voted on amendments that would affect those who currently utilize solar power and those who were looking into it. One of these laws, SB 90, has just passed in the Senate and is on its way to becoming law. What exactly does this mean for the residents o Read More

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Your House Might Be Powered by UCF

Posted on May 11, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

Do you have solar panels installed on your house? If it’s something you’ve been thinking about and might wait a few years before making the commitment, there’s a good chance that your power could come from the University of Central Florida. If that seems a little crazy, it’s just another example of major players seeing the power that comes from solar. Read More

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Before You Install Solar Consider This Information

Posted on May 03, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

You’re read all about it in the news and you’ve decided it’s time to install solar onto your home. While you might have already talked to experts and friends who have gone through the process, are you sure you’ve thought about every aspect? Let’s go over just a few key pieces of information you need to consider before moving forward. How old is your roof? Remember that since your sola Read More

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A Brief History Of Solar Energy

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

Solar panels are becoming more and more commonplace today, but did you know that the first instance of using the sun to create energy dates as far back as 1839? It was during this year that French physicist Edmond Becquerel noticed that energy can be sourced from light. After roughly 50 years of experimenting in both Europe and the United States, the first solar cell was created in the early 1890 Read More

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How Solar Manufacturing Affects You

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If I asked you where the bulk of the world’s solar panels are made, where would you guess? A lot of production used to take place in the United States, but now China has surpassed solar production over the rest of the world. Why does this matter? There are a few ways this manufacturing stronghold can influence how you integrate solar into your own life. First and foremost, since becoming the Read More

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Florida’s Solar Use Is Increasing

Posted on Apr 10, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

The numbers are in, and in 2016 the increase of solar energy in Florida skyrocketed. Certain cities stood out above the rest as places that are taking the adoption of solar power seriously and are working with businesses as well as home owners to bring clean energy to our state. Many reports show that Tampa is leading the way in utilizing solar power, as well as Alachua County and its surrounding Read More

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Now Is The Time To Install Solar

Posted on Apr 02, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

Proposed regulations might show big changes. For Florida residents who are on the fence about installing solar panels onto their home’s roof, now might be the time to fully make the commitment before things change. The state legislature has been heavily focused on amendments that shift the landscape of so Read More

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It’s a Great Time to Live in Florida if You Want Solar

Posted on Mar 28, 2017 by Fun in the Sun

The popularity of solar power has spread across the nation at a rather steady pace. However, 2017 stands to put Florida at the top of its class in terms of solar power capabilities. Florida Power & Light has made an announcement that this year will bring 8 new solar plants to the Sunshine State. This means solar power will be more accessible and more affordable Read More

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