Category: Residential Solar

Solar Panels That Generate The Most Solar Power Every solar power system buyer has different criteria in their minds when it comes down to selecting a solar power company, solar panels and the solar panel installer. For some buyers, the cost of a solar power system is the only factor that matters the most. However, others may consider different factors such as solar contractor, [...]read more...

Solar Electricity Hits Grid Parity

By Neal  on 12/26/2013 13:35 UTC

Solar electricity hits grid parity with coal in 2013 Not surprising to many of us who are following solar PV costs and efficiency improvements. As forecasted by Bloomberg Energy Finance the price of Solar PV cell cost would reach $0.74 per watt in 2013. In reality the cost came down to $0.64 per watt during [...]read more...

As per Annual Energy Outlook 2013, published by U.S. Energy Information Administration, the cost of electricity over the next 27 years is projected to grow by 5% every year. The same study also projects that the demand of electricity should only grow by 0.9% annually. The question here is why the cost of electricity [...]read more...

Greatest Solar Savings

By Neal  on 12/03/2013 21:27 UTC

Greatest Solar Savings are Here to Stay Economics 101 - Consumers and businesses are seeing some of the greatest solar savings being passed on to them, due largely to the benefits provided by free markets and global competition. Despite the constant pressure and negative media coverage by self centered groups, the solar energy industry in [...]read more...

Should one lease or purchase a Solar Power System? It should not matter because solar power saves money, directly and indirectly. How much can a small solar power system can save you in monthly payments? It would depend on different factors such as - energy usage of the facility, type of solar panels installed - SunPower, or [...]read more...

Solar Electric Storage Systems

By Neal  on 10/09/2013 15:46 UTC

New developments in Solar Electric Storage Systems should help solar residential installers, solar panel makers and inverter manufacturers, like Solar Topps, SunPower and Power One. Innovations in battery, fuel cell and inverter technology should further help the penetration of Solar Electric System in commercial solar markets. This may accelerate solar adoption and put more pressure on the utility companies . There [...]read more...

Residential Solar Credits – APS

By Neal  on 10/03/2013 17:54 UTC

Residential Solar Credits - Let us hope Arizona Utility Companies stay committed to solar installations and participate aggressively in giving net metering credits to solar roof top customers. Recent memo by the staff of Arizona Corporation Commission has given encouraging news for APS customers. Solar Topps, one of the top solar contractors in the [...]read more...

Solar Topps to Offer Leases for SunPower Solar Energy Systems August 16, 2013 Phoenix – Arizona residents and businesses can now lease a SunPower solar energy system through Phoenix-based Solar Topps LLC.  “Our whole purpose for being in business is to help customers get clean, affordable energy,” said Neal Uppal, the co-founder and president of Solar [...]read more...

“Too Good To Be True” - An Honest Discussion Of Zero-Down Solar Leases The title of this post is one of the most common refrains we hear from customers. Another is “Well, why isn’t everyone doing this then?” The Evolution Of Solar Pricing Solar has changed significantly in the last four years and continues to evolve at [...]read more...

Residential Solar in Arizona

By Neal  on 03/30/2012 22:16 UTC

Residential solar in Arizona is booming thanks to a variety of programs that make installing a solar electric system feasible for virtually every single homeowner. Residential Solar Incentives In Arizona Utility incentives have declined tremendously, but federal and state tax incentives still remain. Newer solar leasing programs [...]read more...