Solar homes sell for more

A new report published by Zillow found that homes with residential solar systems sell for 4.1% more than their non-solar counterparts. By Tim Sylvia for PV Magazine A common if disingenuous [...]


A Virtual Solar Power Plant for L.A.? ‘It Will Happen’

By Jill Cowan for The New York Times How Californians get power has been in the news a lot lately, between Pacific Gas & Electric’s woes and Mayor Eric Garcetti’s recent [...]


California’s rooftop solar mandate will normalize clean energy

Now that every new home built from 2020 onward in the state will be powered by solar, renewables will become a lot more commonplace–and the bonds between home builders and solar providers will [...]


The Solar PV House

A customer in England used FLEX modules in a creative way on his residence. You can read his blog here: solarpvhouse.com.  


On the bright side, report finds residential solar won’t decline this year

From Utility Dive by Robert Walton Dive Brief: Residential solar capacity installations are expected to remain stable this year, compared with last. Following a 15% decline in 2017, Greentech [...]

This U.S. City Now Requires Solar Panels on all New Homes

By Tom Ward for Futurism From mid-September onward, solar panels will be mandatory for new homes in South Miami, Florida. The law — which was passed with a four-to-one majority — states that [...]