What You Need to Plan for When Considering Installing Solar Power Panels

Getting the Most From Your Residential Solar System

solar panels on roof

If you’re like most cost-conscious and environmentally concerned folks, you’ve probably considered going solar. But before you make the leap to solar energy, there are some important things to consider. So what variables should you take into account when evaluating the merits of solar power for your home or business?

Climate Concerns With Solar Power

Contrary to what you might think, solar power can offer substantial benefits in just about any climate. That being said, you should certainly consider your climate when installing a solar system. If you live in the southwestern U.S. you probably get plenty of sunshine, but if you live in the Pacific Northwest, your solar panels will be drawing energy from ambient light and UV for much of the year. Read more