Spread the Sunshine: The Best Solar Referral Programs from SolarCity Ambassador to EnergySage Rewards

join solar revolutionSolar adoption is skyrocketing in the United States. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association, in the first quarter of 2014 the installation of residential solar power grew 51% as compared to the year prior. Partly responsible for this surging uptake is one of the oldest industry drivers: word of mouth marketing. Continue reading

How Much Solar Power Do I Need?

HowMuchEnergyDetermining the size of your solar energy system starts with a simple question: How much energy do I want to produce? As most people want to produce enough energy to completely eliminate their electricity bill, a good place to start is to first determine what size system would produce enough power to meet your household consumption levels. Continue reading

Solar Energy Systems Shine in New Solar Gallery

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EnergySage is showing off the beauty of solar with our new Solar Gallery! We often get questions about what a completed solar energy system looks like on a house, so we’ve gathered pictures of installations from around the country. Check out pictures of residential, commercial and utility level installations and get an idea of what your property will look like when you produce your own power!

Solar Energy All-Stars: The Top 5 Stadiums By Solar Power

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The best players in Major League Baseball take the field in Cincinnati tonight for the annual All-Star Game. In addition to sending their sluggers, teams have started to compete for the top spot in stadium sustainability. After researching the greenest stadiums in the MLB, EnergySage is happy to release its ranking of the top five ballparks that generate the most electricity with solar power.  Continue reading

Why Is My Solar Energy System More Expensive Than My Neighbors?

blog graphics new-31When you’re installing a solar energy system, a lot of variables impact the price. Even if you and your next-door neighbor have solar systems that are the same size, you may end up paying very different prices. We’ll walk you through what variables change the price of your system so you can understand what will be the best system for you. Continue reading

EnergySage Teams Up with Green America To Help You Go Solar

ES_News-blog4EnergySage and Green America, a national nonprofit organization working to create a green economy, today announced that they have partnered to help U.S. homeowners “get all the facts” about solar adoption as well as secure the lowest possible price when purchasing quality systems. Continue reading