Eight Reasons To Go Solar During The Holidays That You Probably Haven’t Thought Of

There are lots of good reasons to give yourself the gift of a new solar electric system before the New Year begins.  In the spirit of the Holidays, here are 8 more….. You won’t have to wrap it. You’ll be able to turn the heat up so high even Grandma won’t be cold.* You can finally […]

Majority of Americans Unhappy with Their Utility – Want Cleaner Energy, New Consumer Reports Study Shows


More and more Americans would prefer cleaner, renewable energy for their homes and would like to see their utility companies invest in solar and wind. In a recent Consumer Reports poll on consumer attitudes on the subject, eighty-one percent agree that reducing pollution from power plants is a worthwhile goal, while seventy-six percent agree that […]

Are Our Grandchildren Doomed? What The UN’s Climate Change Report Tells Us

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the UN’s climate-change body released a report this week that warns we only have 12 years to save ourselves from utter devastation from climate change. It says if we do nothing about it now the earth’s resources will be ravaged and humankind and the rest of the living things […]

Solar Energy World Installs Maryland’s First Community Solar System

In 2016, the Maryland Public Service Commission adopted final community solar regulations for the state’s three-year pilot project. These forward-thinking regulations remove barriers to renewable energy adoption by allowing renters to contract for solar energy and includes about 60 MW for projects focused on low and moderate income customers. If this initiative is successful, Maryland […]

What’s it Like to Sell a Solar-Powered Home?

Selling a Solar Home

Since our solar systems provide 25-30 years of service, homeowners often ask us how going solar could affect the selling price or process should they decide to move.  Some people worry that if they get panels installed it could hurt their chances of selling their home. While there may be some realtors who are not […]