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Solar Energy in California

August 15, 2017 10:49 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Solar energy is becoming increasingly popular as a form of renewable energy. Solar energy can be used to power cars, lights, homes and other household gadgets. In fact, many people across the U.S. are applying for solar loans in order to get panels on their home and business. In other cases, some states like California, there are federal tax incentives for the purchases and installation of solar systems like solar photovoltaics (PV) and solar hot... View Article

What Is Solar Power, and How Does It Work?

May 17, 2016 7:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ah, solar energy: The single most abundant source of energy on the planet. As humble residents of Earth, humans rely on the energy of the sun to warm our oceans, grow our crops and light up our world. With the plummeting costs of solar panels and an increased availability of solar loans and financing, solar power is increasingly being used to power our homes and businesses directly — but how exactly does solar power work?... View Article

How Do Solar Panels Really Affect the Environment?

May 2, 2016 9:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Solar energy is, without a doubt, the world’s most abundant source of renewable power. What could be better than this? In addition to helping solve the current energy crisis, solar panels have another hidden secret. A recent study revealed that solar panels can cause regional cooling during the process of converting sunlight into electricity. At this point, solar energy should probably run for president — we’re not sure how much cooler solar energy can get.... View Article