Why the Price of Solar is Declining

All over the country, the price of solar energy and solar panel systems are falling. This is tremendous news for consumers and for our economy. The latest news from Berkley Lab shows that prices will continue to decline as well. For many people, the price of a solar panel installation is the biggest hurdle. Yes, … Continued

4 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About LED Lighting

Lately, everyone in the energy industry has been talking about LED lighting. They offer a number of distinct advantages to traditional incandescent bulbs. Before you switch your home or business over to LED lighting, here are some things you need to know. 1. LEDs aren’t right for every circumstance LEDS run a lot cooler than … Continued

4 Ways You Can Influence the Renewable Energy Trend

Renewable energy is picking up steam, but there’s still a way to go. There’s plenty of work to be done to change the way the world thinks and stop using fossil fuels. But how can folks like you and I make any real change? You may not believe it, but there are some ways you … Continued

Top 5 Reasons People are Switching to Solar Energy

It’s no surprise that when we ask people why they’ve chosen to go solar, they all seem to give us the same reasons. The benefits are just too hard to ignore. Check out this short list of reasons people are making the switch. 1. Energy bill savings This is the most common reason, so it … Continued

9 Questions to Ask Your Solar System Installer

The solar industry is growing every day, which means new installers are popping up everywhere. We hope you’ll choose Smart Roofs for your installation job, but even if you don’t, here are the questions you need to ask your solar installer. 1. Ask what types of solar systems they provide – A proper solar system … Continued