Tesla Powerwall and Solar Power

Why Powerwall? Tesla Powerwall and Solar Power are the perfect combination for any home or business. Powerwall is a rechargeable home battery system that stores energy from solar or from the grid and makes it available on demand. It can power your home during the night, or back up your home in the event of…

The Florida Solar Rights Act and Homeowner’s Associations

Did you know that Florida law forbids any homeowners association from prohibiting you from installing solar energy devices on a Florida building? This is the law under the “The Florida Solar Rights Act (CHAPTER 163.04 INTERGOVERNMENTAL PROGRAMS Florida Statutes). The only thing that the homeowner’s association can do is set up requirements and restrictions. They can…

3 Trends to Watch in Green Energy in 2019

What are the 3 Trends to Watch in Green Energy? Solar and Wind power continues to maneuver their way onto the electric grid this year, but that’s just the beginning. You couldn’t tell from all the negative headlines about climate change. The United States is close to meeting a goal for its near-term carbon reduction…

Solar Power means Big Savings for Your Business or School

  The savings from Solar Power is not just for homeowners. Businesses all over the country are also taking advantage of the reduction to the bottom line that comes with going solar.  Just look at the landscape from above and you will see companies like Target, Google and Apple are all going solar.   Furthermore, big…

Energy Efficiency – D.I.Y to Sustainable Living

Reduce then produce – That’s our motto here at Go Solar! Energy efficiency is one of the simplest way to reduce consumption and start to lower that electric bill. We have some tips for you to get you started on the road to a greener home. Keep freezer stocked when possible to avoid overworking it. …

These Solar Powered Tiny Homes Will Make You Swoon

Take a look at these beautiful Solar Powered tiny homes that incorporate a creative and sustainable twist. From a mobile adventure home, to a self-sufficient downsize. To a backyard escape, and finally a university’s innovative design, we’ve got it all for you here. Above all, daydreams of future energy freedom powered by solar can become…

Obama’s Move On Solar Is Equivalent To A Year Without 80 Million Cars

President Obama is expects to announce a move on solar that is equivalent to a year without 80 million cars.  In a series of executive actions and agreements on Friday morning, solar power and energy efficiency in the United States will be a top priority for the Obama administration.  Furthermore, part of his pledge to…

Solar’s Secret Power: Water Conservation

Going Solar may be the biggest key to saving water. Extreme weather brought a return of the Polar Vortex.  The Midwest and East Coast saw extreme snow and ice conditions.  California, on the flip side, had soil-cracking drought, leaving them in desperate need for water conservation.  Over 63% of the state is enduring extreme drought…

old landfill into a new solar field

New Jersey is turning an old Landfill into a New Solar Field

New Jersey will turn an old landfill into a new solar field.  Once full of litter and piles of trash, PSE&G wants to fill with Solar Energy Panels. The public utility company is seeking a preliminary and final site plan. The approval is for a 9 megawatt solar array at the shuttered Parklands Landfill on…