Preparing Your Solar Panels for Autumn

Autumn is definitely in the air so we’re all looking forward to cooler weather after this year’s blistering summer heat. Your solar panels will also be looking forward to cooler days too, as they operate much better at temperatures below 25C. For every degree over 25C the panels reach, they lose 0.3-0.5% of their efficiency,…

Home Solar Storage Batteries – A guide

Solar systems contain batteries and they form an integral part of the system but what are they and how do they work? Understanding more about them will enable you to appreciate how the system operates. 1 .Throughout the day, your solar power system will use the energy of the sun to generate energy. As this…

Is My House Solar Ready?

You might be thinking about moving over to solar power because of the way in which you have heard that it can enhance your life, reduce your bills and provide you with a more self-sufficient way of living. Before you dive straight in, you have to make sure that your property is actually ready for…

3 Solar Energy Myths

As solar energy has become more popular, with it has come many myths that might be turning people away from the technology, so what are the myths? Solar panels only work when the sun shines This is not true because they also work when it is sunny, cold and even cloudy. In some cases, solar…

Home Solar Panel Maintenance Tips

Solar panels are fairly reliable and because they have very few moving parts, it means that problems are few and far between. However, regular solar panel maintenance can make a difference in the way in which they perform. First of all, you should make sure that any trees or shrubbery have not grown over the…

How Clean Energy Makes A Difference

It is more important than ever before that we now look at alternative ways to create energy without relying on non-renewable energy sources to fulfil our needs. There is also the crucial aspect of all which is to ensure that we also take care of our environment because it is clear to see that the…