How Many Solar Panels Are Needed to Power an Average House in America?

In the United States, the average home consumes about 10,400 kilowatt-hours (KhW) of electricity each year. Assuming a given solar panel produces 250 watts of power, you’d need 28 to...

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Why Are Solar Panels So Expensive?

In 2019, the national average for the cost of a home solar panel system was over $12,000. That’s even after tax credits were factored in. Size is one of the...

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How to Get Insurance to Pay For Your Roof Replacement

For those of us fortunate enough to own a home, having homeowners insurance is a legal necessity. However, some homeowners may not fully understand the scope of their coverage. Most...

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Can I Install Solar Panels Myself?

Can you install solar panels yourself? The short answer is ‘yes’, but there are some serious drawbacks to going it alone. Installing solar panels isn’t exactly as simple as mounting...

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Find Out The Truth About Net Metering 2.0

Understand Net Metering and NEM 2.0 What is Net Metering? Net Metering is an incentive for solar power system owners that allows you to store extra energy in the electric grid....

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HERS Breast Cancer Foundation Spring Successes

A "Big" Donation & The 10th Annual HERS Breast Cancer Foundation People with Purpose Pink Tie Gala Pictured L to R: Gary Liardon, President & COO, Consumer Division; Jill Tamaru,...

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