3 Main Types of Solar Panels: Monocrystalline, Polycrystalline, and Thin-film

What type of solar panels are right for you? There are 3 main types of panels: each has pros and cons.

Sources of power generation, 2023 & Projected 2024-25

According to the U.S. Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE), renewable power sources continued to add capacity to the grid during 2023. For 2023, added capacity will come primarily from solar (52%) and wind (13%), while batteries for stored energy will provide 17% of the new capacity. Read more

Rooftop solar can provide economical and reliable clean electricity.

Does it make sense for you to go solar? For many individuals and communities, there are significant benefits from a shift to solar energy.

A city connected by smart technology and microgrids

Microgrids have the potential to play a key role in the transformation of an aging electric grid into a system that is reliable, resilient, and distributed. The U.S. Department of Energy has developed a vision in which microgrids are a core component of a transformed grid where 30-5-% of electricity generation comes from distributed sources (i.e. microgrids). But many states have yet to put in place policies that will encourage the widespread development & deployment of microgrids. Read more