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Will Solar Save Me Money?

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Will Solar Save Me Money?

As part of our initial consultation, Lampros Solar will evaluate your energy usage and energy bills with you. We will help you determine…

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Can I Afford Solar?

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Can I Afford Solar?

The cost of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels has been decreasing annually for years, falling dramatically since 2008, bringing new opportunities to a still-young industry and sparking new demand from homeowners, business owners, and farm owners. Solar PV has been supported for many years by government incentives, such as Feed-In Tariffs (FITs), which pay premium rates […]

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How Do Solar Panels Work?

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How Do Solar Panels Work?

Most solar PV systems are connected to the utility grid, enabling the owner to draw power from the grid at times when the sun is not available, and to sell excess…

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What is Net Metering?

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What is Net Metering?

One of the key innovations in recent years has been the introduction of Net Metering, which allows homeowners and businesses to sell solar-generated electricity to the grid at the same price at which they purchase it, literally spinning their meter backwards. Solar energy offsets the electricity consumed, and, while the amount generated may differ from […]

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What is Photovoltaic Technology?

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What is Photovoltaic Technology?

The word Photovoltaic (PV) is a combination of words that mean light (photo) and electricity (volta). The photovoltaic effect is the conversion of light to electricity, as typically occurs in semiconductor solar cells.

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