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How I am using Solar Panels to supercharge my retirement savings.

Sat, November 15, 2014 - By Scott Oman

Re-investing the savings generated by owning solar panels rather than paying for electricity can be leveraged into even greater savings. Here's how...

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How we choose the most appropriate technology to bring you the benefits of solar

Sat, May 03, 2014 - By Scott Oman

Few in the solar industry would argue that solar energy systems perform best when facing due South at or around an angle equal to the sites geographic latitude. The problem we face as solar professionals is that many homes are less than perfect. Luckily, East and West facing locations in full-sun conditions are capable of producing good energy yields. Having design options on two or even three areas of a potential client’s rooftop gives homeowners and designers some flexibility when it comes to...

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How do solar panels hold up to wind and hail?

Sat, May 03, 2014 - By Scott Oman

We often hear the question "How do solar panels withstand wind and hail?" It's a logical concern considering the length of time the panels will be on your roof. Fortunately...

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How to choose a Top Quality Solar Contractor

Sat, November 30, 2013 - By Scott Oman

It should come as no surprise that the boom in residential solar installation has created a multitude of contractors looking to cash in on a growing trend. As with home improvement, there is a right way and a wrong way to do things and getting the most for your money requires making sure things get done right. Aside from the obvious things like making sure the panels are installed in direct sunlight and not under a tree, the following are some things to consider based on my experience from selling and installing more than 800 solar power systems for homeowners, businesses, and government.

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South Coast Solar installs 85 kW solar system at Abita Brewing Co.

Thu, September 19, 2013 - By Scott Oman

South Coast Solar LLC of New Orleans, a leading solar design-build contractor, has announced the installation of a grid connected 85 kW photovoltaic (PV) system on the rooftop of the Abita Brewing Company LLC, a Louisiana-based craft brewery.

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