Post Profile






97% of Americans Overestimate Cost of Installing Solar Panels

  A new study commissioned by Sunrun finds that a whopping 97% of Americans overestimate the upfront cost of installing rooftop solar panels. Meanwhile, of course, 8 out of 10 of those without solar say they would install it if cost weren’t a factor. The study was conducted online by Harris Interactive® in February 2012. [...] Related posts: Optical Solar Furnace Expected to Slash Cost
read more

share

Related Posts


Vivint Solar soaks up $540M to help American homes go solar

Business & Finance : Venture Beat

The Provo, Utah-based company designs, installs, monitors, and services solar systems with no upfront costs to the home owners. This means customers can go solar without actually buying or installing the panels themselves, thus lowe...

Solar installer rents rooftops to make megawatts

Lifestyle / Green Living : Green Tech

A photo rendering of solar panels installed at five commercial locations in Spain.(Credit: ProLogis) Recurrent Energy on Tuesday announced a deal in Spain to install 4.8 megawatts worth of solar panels on several rooftops leased fro...

SunRun Wants To Debunk Some Myths About Home Solar Power - First, High Upfront Cost

Lifestyle / Green Living : TreeHugger

photo: Jon Callas/CC BY Editor's note: The following is a guest post from solar power-as-service provider SunRun. TreeHugger has covered the advantages of leasing solar panels over buying them a number of times and there are plenty ...

Easier, Cheaper Solar Panel Installation

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica

A sure-fire way to increase investments in solar panel rooftops? Make ‘em easier to put together and cheaper to install. Many shy away from solar power because of costly labor and complicated installation, but two new products claim...

Americans Installed a Record Number of Rooftop Solar Panels This Year

Lifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat

Americans installed a record number of rooftop solar panels, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. The group expects a total national installation of 3.2 gigawatts this year, 684 megawatts of which was installed in t...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC