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Live In Tampa Bay – Get Ready For Solar

The spread of solar energy across the nation has been unprecedented, with news outlets reporting that this renewable energy source is growing faster than other traditional types of energy. Not only is that great news for the health of our planet and our economy, but...

Solar Gets Moving With New Vehicles On The Horizon

Anyone who’s done the research will tell you that the implementation of solar energy is gaining traction quickly. What was once an idea for people living off the grid has now turned into a huge industry for our country and is set to surpass other energy sources in the...

What Is A Solar Co-Op?

If you’ve ever shopped at a locally owned grocery store there’s a chance that it was actually a co-op, a group of people who came together to utilize their skills to make a profit and serve their community. The idea of a co-op is usually a well received thought, and...

Florida Steers Toward Solar In a Big Way

If you keep up with the news as a Florida resident, you may be aware that a huge utility company has been planning to invest a great deal of money into building a nuclear power facility. That is, until recently. In a surprising turn of events, Duke Energy Florida has...

Using Solar When There is No Sun

Depending on what part of the country you live in, last month’s eclipse might have made a big dent in your solar energy plans. Although the event of totality itself only lasted a few minutes at most, the decreased amount of energy coming from the sun potentially...

Googles New Solar Tool – Project Sunroof

When it comes time for us to research our own household projects, many people have a tendency to want to do their own legwork before calling in the professionals. We all know what can happen: we call someone to come out for a quote or inquire on their website, only to...

Is Solar Growing as Fast as We Think

Industry experts are always touting solar as the next big thing and often make claims that it will be bigger than all other forms of energy, quite possibly within our lifetime. While this data is often proven, sceptics wonder just how accurate this information can be....

Household Features Get a Makeover With Solar in Mind

When someone mentions solar power, you typically think of large dark panels on top of your roof right? They may not always match a home’s aesthetic, and many are hesitant to install them due to concerns over curb appeal. However, companies around the world are coming...

Solar Energy Becomes a Hot Neighborhood Commodity

Many times the idea of solar energy is thought about as an individualized process - someone comes out to your home and puts solar panels on your roof. You, and only you, end up reaping the benefits of the energy savings, and while you’re making a larger impact on our...

Was Your Salad Grown With Solar

Do you or someone you know love gardening or perhaps even own a bit of land for cultivating your crops? Since farming can be quite expensive, it’s always in a landowner’s best interests to cut down on costs where they can. One tactic that is becoming more popular...