Tag Archives: Environmentalism

Project Spotlight: San Francisco de Asis Parish and School Author:

An aerial view of the solar panels installed on San Francisco de Asis Catholic Church

System Type: Custom Roof Mount; Grid-Tied System Size: 116.82 kW; School and Sanctuary Equipment & Features: – (396) 295 Watt PV Modules – Custom S5 Metal Roofing Hardware – Fronius Symo Inverters Estimated CO2 Reduction: 9,702,182 lbs In the spring of 2018, Rooftop Solar finished construction on the award winning San Francisco De Asis Catholic […]

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Amicus: The Power of Community Author:

Amicus Solar Cooperative logo and Banner Image

One of the many things that makes us unique is our commitment to not only sustainability, but community. We believe interconnection and cooperation are the driving factors to a healthy and successful society. For these reasons, we have partnered with the solar cooperative Amicus – who’s drive to better serve the environment and make solar […]

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5 Spectacular Solar Powered Art Sculptures Author:

Solar power inspires so many – especially through solar powered art! While we work in a more industrial capacity, we are constantly inspired by artists who are renovating the use of solar through their creative work. Seed-Pod by artist Dee Dee Morrison Located at Xavier University in New Orleans, LA, this beautiful and intricate sculpture […]

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Our Predictions for the Solar Industry in 2018! Author:

2017 was an amazing year for the solar industry! Advancements in technology and reduction in prices have continued to make solar the obvious choice for residential and commercial energy needs. Below you will find a list of our personal predictions for the coming year. Prediction #1: More growth in batteries (Kayley) The vast majority of […]

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5 Reasons We Are Thankful For Solar Author:

Thankful for Solar Energy

This holiday season, we look back and reflect on the things we are thankful for. For us here at Rooftop Solar, we sure are thankful for solar energy – for many so many reasons! Here’s a just a few:  1. Sunshine is Infinite – and Free!  The sun comes up every morning, and will continue to […]

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In Honor of Earth Day: 10 Ways to Be More Eco-Friendly Author:

"The Earth is what we all have in common" - Wendell Berry

Tomorrow, April 22, is Earth Day. A day where we celebrate the Earth and demonstrate our support and activism for environmental protection. This year is a very historical Earth Day, because China, India, and the U.S. – the three largest projected emitters into the next several decades – have agreed to sign the Paris Agreement for […]

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