Category Archives: Solar News

Optimize your solar company’s presence on LinkedIn

Many solar contractors are aware that digital marketing is helpful for connecting with prospective commercial and residential solar customers. However, knowing the best ways to make use of the host of strategies available can be a challenge. In this Aurora Solar series, we explore how contractors can design an effective digital solar marketing strategy to…

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…

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…