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Common Questions About Installing Solar Panels

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Installing solar panels in your home may seem like a massive home improvement project for the undertaking, but with the proper plan, solar panels are worth the pursuit. Not only do they help your electric bill, but they also help the environment. Once you decide to install solar panels, many questions arise. How long does […]

Buying Vs. Leasing Solar Panels For Your Home

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - In 2016, the United States hit a pretty significant milestone in renewable energy. Over 1 million households across the nation invested in solar panels for their homes! But individuals are not the only ones who see the huge benefits of solar energy. In addition to the 1 million homes that installed solar panels, businesses also […]

Home Sweet Home: Avoid These Energy-Wasting Habits

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - We all have bad habits. It’s the human condition. Some people don’t take the proper steps in caring for their health. Others carelessly drain their savings account on frivolous purchases. But what if your bad habit didn’t only affect you – it affected the environment as well? Do you actually pay attention to your energy […]

The Different Types Of Solar Energy Technology

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Solar energy covers all of the power that comes from the sun. Most people picture solar panels when they think about solar energy, but those are not the only tools that humans have developed to harvest that energy. There are three broad categories that cover most solar energy technologies. If you are considering investing in […]

How Long Can You Expect Your Solar Panels To Last?

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Nothing lasts forever. When it comes to technology, most people are used to replacing their devices every few years. This mentality makes some people wary of using solar panels – a huge investment – because they assume they will have to replace them every so often. Fortunately, solar panels are much sturdier than the average […]

How Renewable Energy Could Help the United States Save Billions

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Growing and funding existing US renewable energy standards could drastically save our country hundreds of billions of dollars in not just environmental costs, but also health costs, by 2050. New research from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory of California and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory of Colorado found that air quality and climate change mitigation would […]

Renewable Energy Myths

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Renewable energy is still new to many. It is a slow process to introduce new forms of energy into society and making them the most efficient as possible. Whether it is wind power, hydroelectric power, and even solar power, these types of energy are becoming more and more popular in use around the globe. There […]