BEWARE: Budget Solar PV System

The solar power industry is in a price war at the moment. With everything happening in the world, we are seeing a number of solar installers offering cheap / budget solar systems and dropping their prices to win business. While it may seem like a great idea to initially save $1,000 to $2,000 off a…

Electrical Service Requirements for Solar

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Your electrical service is responsible for distributing electricity from your solar pv system to your home or business. Meeting the proper electrical service requirements for solar is a crucial step in the installation process. In Alaska, we must ensure that the utility AND cities requirements are met. When you install solar, it’s an upgrade to…

It’s all about balance…

Solar energy can help balance the cost of purchasing electricity from other resources, especially during the summer months which are our peak hours for solar production. With a net metered system, when your solar panels are producing more electricity than you are using at any point during the day, the electricity is sent back to…

Is my home or business a good candidate for solar panels?

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Is my home or business a good candidate for solar? Solar arrays can be installed on most roofs. To determine whether a roof is suitable for solar, we look at 6 key factors. Direction of the roof: South facing roofs are ideal for solar because they get the most sunlight over the course of the…

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