What Happens To Solar Panels At Night And On Cloudy Days?

What Happens To Solar Panels At Night And On Cloudy Days?

What happens to solar panels at night? In order for photovoltaic cells to convert sunlight into electricity, there must be sun. At nighttime, when the sun makes its daily round across the globe to provide other areas with sunlight, solar panels also go into sleepy...
Do Solar Panels Work At Night?

Do Solar Panels Work At Night?

During the day, the sun shines brightly and solar panels get busy absorbing rays and generating electricity. But what happens when the sun goes down? Can solar panels work at night? Even though solar panels are not actively producing much at night (maybe just a little...
Why Utility Rates Go Up

Why Utility Rates Go Up

Utility companies give many reasons for rate increases. In fact, there’s a huge list of fees and taxes they pass on to all ratepayers which is broken down directly on our monthly bill. These fees are used to cover: Power generation Replacement of aging power plants...
How Solar Saves You Money

How Solar Saves You Money

Solar is not just a phase – it’s an aggressively growing alternative as more and more people realize that they can save money every month by using solar panels. Save money and do something good for the planet? Where do I sign up?! How It Works Traditional power: your...
Can I Fix a Cracked Solar Panel?

Can I Fix a Cracked Solar Panel?

Unfortunately, you cannot fix a cracked solar panel. Although there are many internet sites that claim you can, the chemical reactions that occur within the photovoltaic panels we install on your home require properly and completely sealed cells to allow for maximum...
Questions To Ask Before Installing Solar

Questions To Ask Before Installing Solar

Before you decide to get a quote for solar panels, there are some important questions you should ask any company you are considering hiring. Think of it as an interview – after all, they will be working on your home, so get to know what the company is about and what...