For decades, home solar systems were a great idea that fell short of economic viability, an indulgence only a select few could afford. But today, the U.S. residential solar market is enjoying unprecedented growth. It saw a second straight quarter of record expansion in Q2 2015, according to the U.S. Solar Market Insight report released in September by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). The report highlights several significant residential solar milestones. Residential installations in the second quarter topped the first quarter by 6 percent and were 70 percent higher than the second quarter of 2014. California installations account for 49 percent [...]
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Q-ENERGY Offers Quality American Made Solar Energy Systems!Q-ENERGY Solar energy Systems Now Available for Home and Business in IA, MN, and the Midwest $0 Down $0 Out-of-Pocket Expense! Eliminate Your Electric Bill Posted by Q-Energy on Friday, October 14, 2016
EDITOR'S NOTE: Geoffrey Parker, co-author of "The Platform Revolution," will keynote the Empowering Customers & Cities executive utility and energy conference in Chicago November 1-2. He prepared this executive summary of the energy revolution now underway in New York state at the request of The Energy Times. The utility of the future envisions a dramatic, sustained increase in the use of distributed energy resources by retail customers as well as by the distribution utilities serving those customers. That new framework will require changes in policies and regulations in three major categories - utility support for and procurement of DER, distribution utility cost [...]
Originally published on Solar Love. Consumer Reports says, “There has probably never been a better time to switch to solar.” That’s because the cost of a residential solar system today is about the same as purchasing an economy car. Just as that car can help “pay for itself” because of lower operating costs, a residential system can also “pay for itself” by lowering utility bills over its useful life. Read More...
Growing 43% year-over-year, the U.S. saw 2,051 MW of solar photovoltaic power installed in the second quarter of this year – marking the 11th consecutive quarter in which more than 1 GW of PV was installed, according to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA) latest U.S. Solar Market Insight report. Unprecedented Growth in US residential solar energy growth is expanding... Read More...
IOWA ENERGY CENTER Q-ENERGY & "The Iowa Energy Center supports economic development, environmental sustainability, and social well-being in Iowa through energy innovation, education, and entrepreneurship. We provide Iowans with reliable, objective information on energy and efficiency options." IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Solar PV Energy Guide This resource provides tips for getting started with your decision to go solar such as... They even provide a Solar Calculator to help you figure out your return on investment Solar Calculator There a lot of information on this website but to give you an idea of some of what they suggest when shopping [...]
After a controversial merger between Elon Musk’s companies, Tesla and SolarCity, was announced back in June, SolarCity is in the news again as it announced a venture into the roofing industry. During SolarCity’s second quarter earnings conference, its CEO, Lyndon Rive, announced the company will be revealing two new products by the end of this year. Elon Musk revealed other details, saying that one of those will be a solar roof. Read More...
Serving The World From The Heartland! PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Q – Energy brings a new kind of Residential and Commercial Solar Sales & Installation Company to Mason City IA August 1, 2016 Mason City IA – Q-Energy, an Iowa company based in Belle Plaine IA is pleased to now offer solar sales and installation services in North Iowa and Southern MN. Q-Energy, LLC, was first incorporated as a Nevada Corporation in 2008 by Mr. Tom Sims and in 2012 moved it to an Iowa Corporation with Mr. Sims as a single owner LLC. For several years Q-Energy concentrated [...]