Analyzing Solar in Bozeman

Analyzing Solar in Bozeman

Let’s face it, electricity can be confusing. Electrons scooting through copper wires somehow illuminate your closet and charge your iPad. Things can get even more intimidating when you add solar panels into the mix, and you may think you don’t know enough about...
Beautiful, Robust Solar Architecture

Beautiful, Robust Solar Architecture

Our civilization is imprinted with the modern infrastructure and technology necessary for our modern lives: buildings that we live and work in; roads and refineries for our transportation; power plants and the grid for our electricity, etc. From our kitchen gadgets to...
10 Questions to Ask Your Solar Contractor

10 Questions to Ask Your Solar Contractor

So, you’ve decided to go solar. Awesome! As you shop around for contractors, ask these questions to make sure you are working with true professionals: 1. Is the company installing your solar system a licensed electrical contractor? Every electrical contractor...
Can my roof handle a solar panel system?

Can my roof handle a solar panel system?

As we’ve discussed in previous posts, a south-facing roof is best for solar panels (in the northern hemisphere). However, east-facing and west-facing roofs might make sense, financially, depending on the average number of peak sun hours per day in your locations, as...