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Home Solar Power Computation (Calculator)

With the rising cost of electricity where I live, which is in the Northern California in the United States. I started researching about solar power for my home. While there are several Solar Power Calculators out there on the internet. I found myself creating this calculator to help me figure out how many solar panels …

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How to Fix or Reset Arlo Solar Panels Not Working

Unplug and reinsert both ends of the charging cable on the solar panel, making sure that the camera is detecting it when it’s connected. You may need to squeeze the sides of the plug depending on which type of cable you have, and then click them back into place by plugging them back into the panel.

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Wind Power vs. Solar Power: Which is Better for Our Homes?

Wind power and solar power are both versatile renewable energy sources that are suitable for the twenty-first century home, but there is some argument as to which is a better energy source for household use.  So which is better for our homes, wind power or solar panel? Wind power is considered more efficient than solar …

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Are Solar Batteries Cost-Effective? We Break It Down

So, you’ve already made the decision to add a solar energy system to your home – or you have one already. That’s great! Now the decision comes on whether you should have a method of storing the excess energy produced by your panels or simply to return it to the grid. Here we give an …

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So, What Kind of Maintenance Do Solar Panels Need?

You finally decided to go solar and want to make the best decisions, so you’re doing your homework. That’s perfect because being well-prepared, especially when it comes to maintenance is critical. A single malfunctioning panel can reduce your energy production by 25-percent or more. So, what kind of maintenance do solar panels need? Clearing of …

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How to Dispose of Solar Panels: A Complete Green Guide

Producing electricity with solar panels has gained popularity in recent years because the panels have become lighter and more efficient. But, with the increase in solar panel use has come a new realization, the world is heading towards a new crisis when it comes to the safe disposal of solar cells. So, how do you …

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How, Why, And When To Clean Your Solar Panels

Buying solar panels is a great idea for any homeowner who wants to reduce their carbon footprint, especially when you factor in the tax writeoffs you can get for them. They can help reduce energy costs, for sure, but only if they work well and are properly maintained.  Cleanliness matters. How, why, and when should …

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