Virtual Net Metering – How does it work, and Is it for you?

Virtual Net Metering

Since the beginning of electrification, consumers have received electricity through a power grid that serviced a large region, like a city or a valley with multiple communities. This grid has always been powered by large centralized power plants that run off coal, natural gas, and hydroelectric dams. However, over the past 50 years, renewable energy … Read more

8 Energy Efficient Appliances that will increase the value of your home

Energy Efficient Appliances

Energy efficiency has become the main concern for households all across the country. In recent decades, we’ve become more aware of the need to conserve energy and produce appliances and other products that help save the environment while also helping to save money for the average household. Becoming more energy-efficient starts with Energy Efficient Appliances, … Read more

6 types of Renewable Energy Sources

Renewable Energy

All you need to know about renewable energy and how to make an impact with it Renewable energy is flourishing, and with time and technological advancement, its cost is going down because the world is moving towards a future with clean energy. Today approximately 18% of the energy consumed comes from renewable energy resources. It … Read more

Solar Renewable Energy Credits

SREC

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) introduced renewable energy credits to determine which entities have and have not consumed clean energy. The system has a few somewhat complicated aspects, so let’s start by answering some of the most common questions about renewable energy credits. What Are Renewable Energy Credits? Before we answer what renewable energy credits … Read more

Solar Energy 101 – 6 steps to understand how solar works and its benefits

Solar 101

Solar energy is clean, affordable energy that can be a great alternative to the unpredictable service from your local electric company. You can back up your energy from equipment failures to natural disasters and be the only house with the lights on in your neighborhood with the solar panel. With your solar energy system, you … Read more