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How Does the Compass Solar 0% Financing Program Work?

Solar panels, which provide clean energy for decades, are an excellent long-term investment that generate substantial returns (ROI) over time. The reality, though, is that solar panels do come with an extensive up-front price tag for the raw materials and installation. The savings, in contrast, accrue slowly over years of use, so many property owners are understandably concerned with the

What Is the State of Solar in 2022?

We’ve all been impacted, in one way or another, by the economic setbacks of the past two years, caused by the supply line collapse following lockdowns related to COVID-19 and other associated challenges. Now, the current crisis in Ukraine threatens the global fossil fuel supply, further destabilizing the world economy and fueling a serious rise in costs for all consumer

Is it Illegal to Go Off-Grid in Florida?

“Going off-grid” – disconnecting from a utility power source and instead relying on alternative energy sources like solar power – is fully legal in Florida. But that comes with special caveats — if you do it the right way, with the proper planning and foresight, in most jurisdictions in the state. Every year, thousands of Floridians free themselves from the

Solar Backup Battery

Strategic Use of Solar Backup Batteries to Offset Energy Costs

During hurricane season from June to November, panhandle residents connected to the grid often experience unexpected power outages. But you can prevent power outages and keep the lights on with backup solar batteries. Plus, you can offset your energy costs. How can strategic use of solar backup batteries offset energy costs? Here, we’ll get into the difference between on-grid and

Solar Investment vs. Other Investments: Which is better?

Forget stock market gambles and complicated investment vehicles – solar investment is an ideal, reliable, highly profitable alternative to traditional investments. The fact is well-established that solar panels are an excellent tool to access the biggest alternative energy source on the planet, the sun. And they are also useful for disconnecting from increasingly unreliable and expensive power grids – all

Is Solar Pool Heating Worth It?

Although in sunny parts of the USA, we get to enjoy our pools nearly year-round, there are a few months between November to March where a pool heater comes in handy.  But the initial installation of pool heaters can run into the thousands and then there’s the cost in electricity to heat the pool which varies based on the size

How Does the Compass Solar 0% Financing Program Work?

Solar panels, which provide clean energy for decades, are an excellent long-term investment that generate substantial returns (ROI) over time. The reality, though, is that solar panels do come with an extensive up-front price tag for the raw materials and installation. The savings, in contrast, accrue slowly over years of use, so many property owners are understandably concerned with the

What Is the State of Solar in 2022?

We’ve all been impacted, in one way or another, by the economic setbacks of the past two years, caused by the supply line collapse following lockdowns related to COVID-19 and other associated challenges. Now, the current crisis in Ukraine threatens the global fossil fuel supply, further destabilizing the world economy and fueling a serious rise in costs for all consumer

Is it Illegal to Go Off-Grid in Florida?

“Going off-grid” – disconnecting from a utility power source and instead relying on alternative energy sources like solar power – is fully legal in Florida. But that comes with special caveats — if you do it the right way, with the proper planning and foresight, in most jurisdictions in the state. Every year, thousands of Floridians free themselves from the

Solar Backup Battery

Strategic Use of Solar Backup Batteries to Offset Energy Costs

During hurricane season from June to November, panhandle residents connected to the grid often experience unexpected power outages. But you can prevent power outages and keep the lights on with backup solar batteries. Plus, you can offset your energy costs. How can strategic use of solar backup batteries offset energy costs? Here, we’ll get into the difference between on-grid and

Solar Investment vs. Other Investments: Which is better?

Forget stock market gambles and complicated investment vehicles – solar investment is an ideal, reliable, highly profitable alternative to traditional investments. The fact is well-established that solar panels are an excellent tool to access the biggest alternative energy source on the planet, the sun. And they are also useful for disconnecting from increasingly unreliable and expensive power grids – all

Is Solar Pool Heating Worth It?

Although in sunny parts of the USA, we get to enjoy our pools nearly year-round, there are a few months between November to March where a pool heater comes in handy.  But the initial installation of pool heaters can run into the thousands and then there’s the cost in electricity to heat the pool which varies based on the size