Basics of Solar Power

The Solar Panel

Learn the difference between a solar cell, a solar panel and a solar array.

How Solar Power Works

Solar Panels convert energy from the sun into electricity for your home.

Net Metering vs. Time of Use Metering

What is the difference?  What is right for you?

RENT Energy vs. OWN Energy

Your utility company is a private company.  Why do you pay them to rent your electricity when you could produce it yourself?

A Brief History of the Solar Panel

Solar energy dates back 4 billion years, but the commercial application of solar energy began in 1954.