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What is PV Monitoring, and Why Does It Matter?

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

Solar power systems are investments that are worth protecting. That means more than just opting for the installation warranty or ensuring correct product selection and integration. It also means staying ahead of the curve by anticipating potential system issues before they become more costly, saving you time and money in the long run. This is precisely why PV monitoring is …

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Is Solar Water Heating Right for Me?

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

When we consider the various ways that we can harness energy from the sun, there are two principle methods that most all collection efforts fall into: thermal energy collection and photovoltaic energy collection. Thermal collection refers to capturing heat from sunlight, not necessarily electricity. Photovoltaic (also known simply as PV) energy collection involves using sunlight to charge ions in a …