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September 13, 2017
Solar energy doesn’t have to be confusing or complicated. If you’ve been looking at solar systems for your home, business, farm or school, you’ve probably heard some unfamiliar industry jargon. We’re here to simplify your solar experience with this A-to-Z glossary, helping you learn more about this source of clean renewable power. Top Solar Energy Terms Defined Alternative energy – Energy generated in ways that are less harmful to the environment because they are not as dependent on finite...
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August 15, 2017
Solar power is the most popular, clean energy option for home and business owners.  If you own a farm, your benefits are substantial.  Federal incentives to run your farm operation by solar are putting money back in your pocket. Our customer, Trey Hill, from Rock Hall, who is a farmer on the Eastern Shore of Maryland had Sunrise Solar install a 148.8 kw system to offset the operational costs of his farm and houses.  When deciding where the solar panels would be placed, Trey chose a location on...
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August 2, 2017
People who are nearsighted typically find it more difficult to read road signs or see distant objects clearly. It’s a condition easily corrected with the right pair of prescription lenses. But those looking to purchase a new commercial solar panel system may not even recognize they have a form of “investment myopia” that’s preventing them from seeing beyond upfront installation costs.  The goal of this piece is to focus on some of the factors that impact the longer-term view of commercial solar...