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11/13/2019

Solar: A Bright Career Path for Veterans

Adjusting back to civilian life is a challenge for any military veteran, especially when it comes to finding gainful employment. The Solar Foundation has partnered with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s “Hiring Our Heroes” program, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) to launch two workforce development programs for transitioning military service members and veterans. Instead of focusing on installation-only jobs, the program is a series of 12-week long work-based...

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04/22/2019

Five Ways We Can All Celebrate the Earth

When you hear the phrase “save the planet,” what image does that conjure up for you? Perhaps you might think of recycling, or small electric cars, or a person grinning while tightly hugging a tree. In honor of Earth Day, now celebrating its 49th year, we want to share some...

04/18/2019

Can I Really Save Money by Installing Solar Panels?

What are Solar Panels?  Solar panels are comprised of many smaller units called photovoltaic cells (PV). These cells combine together to allow photons or particles of light to generate electrons free of atoms, thereby producing electricity. Metal conductive plates present on the sides of these cells help collect these electrons...

04/15/2019

4 Myths About Solar Energy

At Suntuity Solar, we hear a lot of myths about solar energy. Even though solar power is growing exponentially in the United States, there are some misconceptions that won’t fade away. If you happen to believe one of these myths, it could prevent you from installing a solar system of...

04/10/2019

Solar Energy vs. Wind Energy

A renewable energy system is one of the most effective ways to save money on your electric bills while reducing your carbon footprint. Homeowners have two main options for renewable energy: solar or wind. Both solar energy and wind energy have their advantages, though homeowners generally prefer solar power. Wind...

03/28/2019

5 Ways to Make Your Home More Eco Friendly

Being more environmentally friendly is a decision that can better the environment, while saving you money. Most people are open to being more sustainable but aren’t sure where to start. Luckily, there are easy changes you can make to reduce your carbon footprint without sacrificing today’s modern conveniences ─ hot...

03/14/2019

Why Going Solar Can Help Reduce Emissions

One of the most well-noted benefits of going solar is reduced greenhouse gas emissions. When you use the sun to provide energy to your home, you reduce your dependence on the electric companies. This allows you to play your part in protecting the environment by reducing CO2 emissions and conserving...

03/06/2019

What are the Best Residential Solar Panels Available?

Are you ready to transform your life with solar energy? Households feel amazingly freed when they trade in regular electricity for solar electricity. No longer do you have to depend on the electric companies with their high prices that continue to rise. Solar power provides a healthier environment for you...

02/28/2019

The Top 4 Reasons to Go Solar

Solar energy has advanced a lot over the past few decades. The use of solar energy is increasing by 35% per year, making it one of the fastest growing alternative energies in the world. The global climate change crisis means that using alternative energies like solar energy is more imperative...

02/25/2019

Black vs Blue Solar Panels

When researching your options for solar panels, you may notice that some panels are black and some are blue. Beyond having distinct looks, these colors do make a difference in how they function. Knowing the differences between black and blue solar panels will help you make an informed choice for...