Micro-inverters Vs. String Inverters in Hot Climates

Solar panels in front of Cathedral Rock in Sedona

There is a lot of talk out there about how micro-inverters used in hot climates such as Phoenix, AZ, don’t do as well or have higher failure rates than traditional string inverters. We’re going to break down why this is a myth, but first we’ll start off with the basics: The difference between string inverters … Read more

Solar Panels and Snow

Solar Panels and Snow

Our Rooftop Solar San Diego customers may not have to deal with it, but with heavy El Niño snowfall occurring in Flagstaff, Munds Park, and other parts of Northern Arizona, some of you may be wondering how all this snow is going to effect your solar panels and energy output. Since there are likely to be more … Read more

Project Spotlight: Cheesecake Factory Headquarters

Cheesecake Factory Headquarters solar cells

SYSTEM DESCRIPTION: Rooftop Solar designed, engineered and installed a 200,690 watt system (658 modules that have 305 watts each) on the Cheesecake Factory Headquarters roof. RETURN ON INVESTMENT: Over the life of the system, the solar array is projected to save the company well over $500,000. ESTIMATED CO2 REDUCTION: 11,834,670 lbs. FEATURES: Uninterrupted Power Supply Battery … Read more

Keeping it Local

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We’re proud new members of  Local First Arizona! Local First Arizona (LFA) is a statewide non-profit organization working to strengthen communities and local economies through growing, supporting, and celebrating locally owned businesses throughout the state of Arizona. Supporting local businesses is a no brainer – here are some reasons why: Boosts the Local Economy When you … Read more

Solar : Why it’s worth the investment

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Solar energy is rapidly increasing in popularity across the United States – and for good reasons! Because of different factors such as the increase of module efficiency and installation options, switching to solar in the U.S. is the most affordable it’s ever been. In fact, the price of going solar has dropped by over 50% in the last five years! So, if you’ve been debating the switch to solar energy, you may want to more seriously consider your options.

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