Renewable Energy

4 Reasons Why SunPower is the Premium Solar Panel Brand

2016-12-20T23:13:55+00:00 Industry News, Renewable Energy, Solar Energy|

4 Reasons Why SunPower is the Premium Solar Panel Brand It's no secret that SunPower has made a name for themselves as a top solar panel manufacturer. As the world record holder for highest efficiency, SunPower's technology boasts unmatched performance and reliability. We will go through our top 4 reasons why SunPower is a premium solar panel brand; quality, innovation, durability, and more. Who is SunPower Solar? SunPower is a leading solar panel manufacturer that is known for their global [...]

What You Need to Know About the Solar Investment Tax Credit

2016-12-20T23:13:55+00:00 Renewable Energy, Solar Energy|

What You Need to Know About the Solar Investment Tax Credit A customers' most common question is, "What is the Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)?" In this post, we will go over all of the details you need to know about the solar tax credit; what the credit is, eligibility requirements, benefits, and more. First Off, What is a Federal Tax Credit? By definition, a Federal Tax Credit is a dollar-for-dollar amount that an individual or business can directly reduce [...]

SolarTech Featured on The Evolving Planet and Survival Renewable Energy

2016-12-20T23:13:58+00:00 Industry News, Renewable Energy|

At SolarTech we often contribute to third party websites to share our wisdom about the solar power industry. Read our blog 5 Stunning Green Buildings in Southern California on Survival Renewable Energy to take a look at some incredible green structures. Our article on The Evolving Planet discussed Here's How the U.S. Can Run Completely on Renewable Energy.

Brand Highlight: SunEarth Inc.

2016-12-20T23:13:58+00:00 Renewable Energy|

Because each SunEarth Inc. product sold by SolarTech is constructed, and tested to the highest exacting standards, using procedures that consider the harshest environmental climates and conditions, these products often require little to no maintenance.

11 Superstar Facts About Solar Energy

2016-12-20T23:14:01+00:00 Renewable Energy, Solar Energy|

As the world’s finite fossil fuels continue to diminish, demand for clean energy alternatives are on the rise. Solar energy is a big part of this conversation, as a completely free and renewable resource that is abundant to this place we call Earth. While you’ve probably heard a lot about solar power, you may be surprised to learn some of the facts surrounding it.   Take a look at just a few of the things about solar energy that you [...]

AB 327 and Net Metering: What Consumers Should Know

2017-06-07T21:06:38+00:00 Industry News, Renewable Energy, Solar Energy|

When consumers use alternate forms of energy—solar, wind, fuel cell, or biogas—to meet their residential energy needs, they can sell the excess production to utility companies. These “customer generators” then receive a credit or even a payment based on the amount of energy they provide above and beyond their own residential use. In California, more than 120,000 accounts are enrolled in this type of program, which is called net metering.  By using a net metering program that is mandated by [...]