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Oct 20, 2020
While solar panels on a home or business are now a common sight, many farmers are also turning to solar to provide power to parts or all of their operations. The increased use of agricultural technology (such as automated milking and realtime…
Oct 12, 2020
As we’ve written in the past, solar panel tech has dramatically increased in efficiency in recent years. Thanks to this, your panels can still generate power during the winter — even if there’s some snow on them. Despite this, some pre-winter prep…
Sep 30, 2020
Business owners are constantly concerned with mitigating risk and ensuring that they have enough cash flow to cover their expenses. This same mindset applies when considering whether to install solar panels on your building. While it may seem risky…
Sep 20, 2020
One of the most common concerns people have about solar panel installations is how they will hold up under severe weather conditions. Strong winds, heavy snowstorms, hail, and other weather events seem like they could damage your panels. Resolving…
Sep 12, 2020
Sunrise Solar is dedicated to designing and installing the highest-quality solar panels for our customers. Whether you’re installing a system for your home or business, harnessing the power of the sun will help you regain control over your utility…
Aug 28, 2020
One of the biggest reasons why people switch to solar power is so they can save money on their electricity costs. This can result in major savings for both homes and businesses. But there are actually three primary ways you can save money with solar…
Aug 19, 2020
Installing solar panels on your home or business may seem like a daunting task. But when you work with Sunrise Solar, you can expect professional service and craftsmanship so you can have peace of mind every step of the way. Quality Craftsmanship…
Aug 11, 2020
Alternative sources of energy are being used more than ever to power our homes, businesses, and even our modes of transportation. They are changing the way we live our lives — and the distinct benefits of solar energy are a big part of that…
Jul 29, 2020
One of the most common questions we are asked is if solar energy is a “good investment.” There is no denying that it costs money to install a solar system, so people are naturally curious about how fast they can pay off their purchase, as well as…
Jul 19, 2020
Solar panel technology has improved dramatically over the years. In fact, many homes and businesses are now able to get the power they need all day — including at night! Here’s how solar panels can help you save even more on your electric bill.…
Jul 10, 2020
With solar panels being used by more homes and businesses, most people are used to seeing these installations on rooftops. However, while they may be aware of the general idea behind solar panels, there are several benefits beyond “going green.”…
Jun 28, 2020
Sunrise Solar is an authorized dealer for SunPower — and for good reason. We are big fans of their products, in large part because they simply work like they should. Reliable, efficient, and innovative, SunPower is constantly improving our industry…
Jun 18, 2020
Solar power has become increasingly popular in recent years. As a result, we’ve seen many startups appear in our industry, backing their installations with five-year maintenance plans. Unfortunately, not all of these startups are still around,…
Jun 12, 2020
Solar power can provide big energy savings for a wide variety of businesses — including manufacturing facilities. While solar power won’t necessarily cover all production-related energy needs, it can at least cover office electricity consumption,…
May 28, 2020
Solar power is more popular than ever. Homes and businesses across the country are mounting solar panels to their roofs in an effort to take advantage of this alternative source of energy. Here’s a closer look at some of the primary factors behind…
May 18, 2020
Solar panels are truly incredible, generating electricity simply by absorbing the sun’s ultraviolet rays. These complex systems are a great source of reliable, clean energy. Here’s a closer look at how they work. The Solar Cell Each solar panel is…
May 10, 2020
Solar panels aren't just for homes in “standard” residential neighborhoods. At Sunrise Solar, we are experts at getting solar power to areas where access was previously unavailable. Here is how we get it done. Roof Mounted Panels One of the biggest…
Apr 25, 2020
Solar power has many important advantages for homeowners and businesses alike, making a solar panel installation a great choice for your property. However, there are three primary advantages that we feel are especially worth your attention. 1.    …
Apr 15, 2020
Solar panels are a great source of power for any business — even those that lie within city limits and are subjected to stricter building code limitations. Our recent work for BMW of Annapolis shows that just about any company can take advantage of…
Apr 10, 2020
Solar panel systems aren’t just for single-family homes. With advances in technology making panels more efficient than ever, they have significant potential for farms. After all, many farms require a lot of electricity to keep everything running —…
Mar 29, 2020
Have you ever wondered how solar panels will fit with your property?  Thanks to the SunPower Design Studio, you can quickly get an idea of your optimized solar panel layout. Virtual Design Assistance With the…
Mar 19, 2020
Solar panels aren’t just for residential houses. As more business owners come to understand the benefits and ROI of solar energy, we’re finding ourselves taking on a greater number of commercial jobs. Here’s why solar is a good choice for your…
Mar 9, 2020
While many people desire to take advantage of eco-friendly solar energy, some are worried about how a solar panel installation would impact their home’s curb appeal. At Sunrise Solar, our design team has helped customers throughout Maryland,…
Feb 19, 2020
The farming community may be surprised to learn all of the ways solar energy can help their operation. But when compared to traditional energy sources, solar power makes the most sense for farmers across the country.  Powering Agriculture, and Your…
Feb 15, 2020
More than any time in history, businesses are taking a greater role in reducing carbon emissions and combatting climate change. Consumers are demanding more from the business community to lead on this issue, and that trend does not appear to be…
Feb 10, 2020
Technology is constantly advancing, and it is important to stay up to date on solar panel innovations. More than ever, solar panels are able to generate electricity during the winter months and are less susceptible to snow.  Cold Weather Performance…
Jan 31, 2020
The Solar Investment Tax Credit, or ITC, is an important tool to help make solar energy more affordable across the United States. But there are changes looming for the ITC which homeowners and businesses need to know before investing in solar. …
Jan 28, 2020
When a family or business decides to make the switch to solar power, Sunrise Solar has a team of experts ready to assist in creating a unique system that meets your energy goals.  Our Process We understand that each customer is different with needs…
Jan 9, 2020
In today’s changing energy environment, several key factors have risen to the top of business owners’ minds and homeowners alike. When comparing the pros and cons of alternative energy solutions, solar power stands out as an economically viable…
Dec 30, 2019
Technology and innovation in the solar industry has made purchasing solar panels for your home better than ever. Not only can solar panels help homeowners save money on utility bills, panels now are a sleek design feature to add to any home. …

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