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Fun in the Sun Proud to Receive 2015 Zodiac Dealer Award

Posted on Jun 29, 2015 by Ryan

Each year, Zodiac Pool Systems, a top of the line manufacturer of solar pool equipment, award the top dealers in their field. This year, Fun in the Sun is proud to be recognized as Zodiac's Elite Proedge Dealer and Service Center for 2015. Zodiac is one of the leading manufacturers of solar pool heaters and pumps, making them a perfect pairing for Fun in the Sun’s work with solar installation Read More

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Solar Energy Powers Akon’s Latest Project

Posted on Jun 22, 2015 by Ryan

You might know him more for his music, but Akon has recently unveiled a project that shows the true power of solar energy on a global scale. The Akon Lighting Africa project has begun moving toward the end goal of 600 million African homes pumping full of electricity, and it does this with the power of the sun. Akon himself is a Sengalese-American, and along with Thione Niang and founder Samba Read More

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Preparing Your Roof for Solar Panels

Posted on Jun 15, 2015 by Ryan

One question potential solar panel owners often have is: Is my roof fit for solar energy equipment? This leads to a debate between roof-mounted units versus ground units. It’s worth considering that roof panels often allow for more sunlight to hit the panels.  But, frankly, why take up precious yard space when your roof is likely just as suitable for solar panel installation? You may find that Read More

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Florida’s Major Energy Players Joining Solar Bandwagon

Posted on Jun 08, 2015 by Ryan

It wasn’t long ago that Duke Energy and several other state utilities were firmly against the streamlining and expansion of solar energy programs in the Sunshine State. Duke Energy was especially vocal in their opposition of solar as means of energy production, but now, that’s changing. The major state utility is now joining the march for solar advocacy with a number of new projects throughout Read More

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What’s New in the Solar Industry?

Posted on Jun 01, 2015 by Ryan

There has been a substantial upswing in the number of solar-equipped homes throughout America. The industry has taken a turn for the better, and in recent months, support for alternative energies has grown even more. But the technology of solar energy equipment is where the really exciting changes are taking place. Both the types of panels and the construction of those panels have gone through cha Read More

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