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The Top 5 Benefits of Solar Water Heaters

In Raise Your Solar I.Q. by The LeverEdge

Are you trying to decide if solar water heaters are worth the investment? They have a ton of benefits, and for some people, they may be a better option than traditional solar panels. Others may consider adding solar water heaters in addition to regular solar panels. To help you decide if solar hot water heaters are right for you, let’s …

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The Top 5 Benefits of LeverEdge Solar PV Kits

In Raise Your Solar I.Q. by The LeverEdge

If you’re interested in going solar, you’ve likely heard about ‘all-in-one’ solar kits that include everything you need to start tapping the power of the sun for your home or business. At The LeverEdge, we believe that making an investment into solar power should come with as little risk as possible with as much reward as possible, which is why …

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Solar: The Energy Source as Old as Time

In Raise Your Solar I.Q. by The LeverEdge

It’s been there for as long as anyone can remember. It’s free and is unlikely to disappear anytime soon.  Our age-old friend, the Sun.   But surprisingly, it has only become popular as an energy source in recent years.  The Times They Are A-changin’ The volatility of the oil supply industry and fragility of the politics and economics surrounding it have …

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The Great News about Solar Water Heating

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Have you heard? It’s becoming more common for homeowners in your area to reduce their utility costs every month by switching to solar-powered water heating systems. Solar-powered energy generation systems are nothing new. Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels have been around for decades. But solar water heating is different. This technology makes use of the thermal energy of the sun, as …

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Where is the solar industry going? An outlook for the rest of 2020 and beyond

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Renewable energy has revolutionized the way we produce electricity for both consumer and industrial use. Among the fastest-growing forms of renewable energy, solar power continues its ‘hockey stick’ growth as we round the corner into the second half of 2020. This has many industry analysts wondering what the near-term future of solar power looks like. Will things continue according to …

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What is CDMA-Based Inverter Monitoring?

In Commercial Solar, Dealer Training, Equipment Training, Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar, Solar Advice by The LeverEdge

It’s safe to say that renewable energy has become a massive technological breakthrough. Specifically, solar power has officially revolutionized how we use electricity. With the added volume of solar panels that has made its way to the rooftops of homes and businesses throughout America, technology has had to keep up by providing effective methods of monitoring of all of these …

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All about Solar PV Kits

In Commercial Solar, Dealer Training, Equipment Training, Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar, Solar Advice by The LeverEdge

Everything you ever wanted to know about solar photovoltaic kits is here, in this blog post. Ok, well, maybe not *everything*, but there’s enough to get you started if you’re new to the world of residential solar power. By getting acquainted with what comes in a PV kit, you can start your journey on the path to energy independence made …

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What is Solar PV Monitoring, and Why Does It Matter?

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar, Solar Advice by The LeverEdge

Residential and commercial solar power systems are very complex, highly sophisticated feats of engineering and design. At the LeverEdge, we’ve been involved in hundreds of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects that have provided our customers with ongoing energy cost reduction and increased independence from grid-sourced electricity. Among these projects, one of the most important features for reliability and operational transparency is …