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How much do solar panels cost to install in 2018?

By | December 26, 2018 Over the last 5 years, solar prices have fallen significantly due to market competition and technological advancements. The average price for a residential solar system in the United States is now only $3.20 per watt. This makes a typical 6-kW system $19,200 before solar incentives but assuming you’re eligible for…

Partners Launch Solar Carport Program For CA Title 24 Compliance

SDC Energy, a provider of commercial solar financing, recently launched its Powering Title 24 Program with partners Baja Construction and Grid Technologies. Designed to help apartment builders and owners meet California’s new Title 34 residential solar requirements under S.B.100, Powering Title 24 combines solar carports, virtual net metering software and tax-enabled financing. “Powering Title 24…

Three Virginia State Agencies Adding On-Site Solar

Gov. Ralph Northam Gov. Ralph Northam, D-Va., has announced the planned installation of solar projects at three state agency facilities. Charlottesville-based Sun Tribe Solar submitted the winning bid for solar installations at the Virginia Department of Forestry headquarters in Charlottesville, the Virginia Public Safety Training Center in Hanover and the Haynesville Correctional Center on Virginia’s…

Mechatron dual-axis trackers installed at California electrical contractor’s headquarters

By | December 21, 2018 Dual-axis tracking manufacturer Mechatron-Solar is pleased to announce a new partnership with Collins Electrical Company for the installation of a dual-axis tracker M18KD on the south side of Collins’ corporate headquarters in Stockton, California. This is the first installation of tracking equipment by Collins which demonstrates the company’s commitment to…