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Remarkable Renewable Energy Trends and Stats

September 18, 2018

According to the National Resources Defense Council, renewable energy comes from natural sources that are constantly and sustainably replenished. These energy sources include: wind, geothermal, hydropower, biomass, biogas and, our favorite, solar! In global (and more personal) attempts to reduce our carbon footprint, limit the rate of climate change, and reduce our impact on the...

Why 2018 is the Year to Go Solar

September 11, 2018

The year may be more than halfway over, but there is still time to get in on the savings by installing a solar energy system for your home. Maybe you have been thinking about going solar since your neighbor showed you his utility bill at zero, or maybe you watched the most recent report on...

Dropping Prices of Solar

September 9, 2018

Solar energy panels were once an item that only the more affluent families or businesses could afford. It was rare to see solar energy panels on your neighbor’s roof or even in your community. In fact, the solar industry was once considered a fad. Those days are long over. The reports are in on the...

Surviving Natural Disasters with Solar Power

September 9, 2018

Sometimes when life gets hectic and technology has taken over our lives, it is nice to go “off the grid” just to get away from it all. Unfortunately, sometimes going “off the grid” is not a planned event, but rather an event caused by Mother Nature such as: hurricanes, heavy rains, flooding, tornadoes and, during...

Striving for Zero Waste

September 4, 2018

Is your community striving toward the goal of zero waste? Many cities, towns, and counties have started initiatives to embrace the lifecycle of products and resources so that they are reused, repurposed, and recycled, thus creating less and less waste. This idea of ditching plastic, going natural, and breaking dependence on fossil fuels is ultimately...

Federal Tax Credits and Incentives for Solar Energy

August 29, 2018

Solar is not just the wave of the future, it is happening now! Solar energy systems, like the ones we build, install, and maintain here at SunPower by BlueSel, are not only environmentally friendly, but they contribute to our nation’s energy independence. They provide more jobs than the coal, oil, and gas industries, and they...