How Can Businesses Benefit from Solar Energy, and What Are the Potential Savings?
There are many benefits of installing solar panels in commercial buildings. From significantly decreasing operating costs to becoming more sustainable, a PV installation on commercial buildings is an advantage that no business should miss out on. In this article, we go through the key benefits and c...
How Long Do Solar Panels Last?
What is the longevity of solar roofs? How long do solar panels last? It all depends on the kind of panels that you want to purchase. In most cases, you should expect panels to last for about 25-30 years, but weather conditions, regular maintenance, and many other factors might prolong their lifespan...
Norwegian Solar Energy Incentives in 2023: A Comprehensive Guide
As the world shifts towards sustainable energy, Norway stands at the forefront with its robust support measures for solar energy adoption. From government subsidies to tax breaks, this guide sheds light on the opportunities awaiting households and businesses in Norway.Government Subsidies: Enova Ini...
Solar Subsidies in Germany
Germany is a world leader in the use of solar energy, and the government offers a number of subsidies and financial incentives to help homeowners and businesses install solar panels. These subsidies can help to offset the cost of installing solar panels, making them more affordable and accessible.Ke...
Why Building-Integrated Photovoltaics?
The world is quickly evolving in the face of climate change, and with this shift, a pressing need for sustainable energy solutions has emerged. One of the innovative answers to this global issue is building-integrated photovoltaics, or BIPV. Not only do these panels serve the dual purpose of providi...
The Advantages of Early Solar Roof Planning
Installing a solar panel system can be a significant investment, and it’s essential to plan correctly to ensure you’re getting the most out of your system. One of the best ways to ensure success is by starting your planning process as early as possible, and what better time to start planning tha...
The Best Direction for Solar Panels
The direction of solar panels is important to capture maximum sunlight and therefore produce more energy. That is why some big solar farms track the movement of the Sun and adjust either direction or angle daily. But for residential systems, this is often too expensive to be put in place. Most resid...
Are Solar Roofs Weatherproof?
Roof is one of the most critical elements of the permanence of any house, providing protection from rain, wind and other weather conditions.You can’t talk about a house without a roof. Most popular roofing materials are without a doubt roof tiles and steel. Today, however, solar roofs are becoming...
Snow and Solar Panels
Scandinavia’s bright spring and summer days, sunlight and low ambient temperatures provide the perfect conditions for solar energy production. During the winter season days are shorter because the sun is lower and shines less, which affects the amount of solar energy produced by solar panels.Effec...
What are the Benefits of Power Optimizers?
Power optimizer for solar panels is a DC/DC converter that is connected to each solar panel in the PV system, turning them into smart modules.By constantly monitoring the maximum production capacity of each individual solar module, optimizers can increase your PV plant energy production – potentia...
Natural Ventilation and Effect of Temperature on Solar Roofs
Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) have the ability to reduce electricity, materials costs and pollution by taking advantage of renewable energy sources.Mitigating energy demands in buildings will substantially curtail the required supply of energy and, hence, minimise greenhouse gas (GHG) emi...
What are the Warranty Conditions for Solar Panels?
The warranty conditions associated with solar panels can be confusing. Different manufacturers have different interpretations of the length of the warranty period and the circumstances in which the warranty conditions are triggered.For Solarstone products, the warranty terms can be broadly divided i...