Enphase IQ8 Microinverter

This fall, Enphase Energy released its newest solar technology: the IQ8 microinverter. As described on their website, this new inverter is the “industry’s first grid-forming microinverters with split-phase power conversion capability to convert DC power to AC power efficiently.” 

Solar in the Winter

Happy December everyone! Now that the weather is finally cooling down and we might have some snow on the horizon, here is some info about maintaining your solar panels through the winter. 

The New Infrastructure Bill

Renewable Energy Policies in Rhode Island

How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

What are Massachusetts Clean Energy Goals?

Massachusetts is already a leader in the clean energy sector! Here are some quick facts from the MassCEC:

The Past Decade of Solar

Solar technology has come a long way since solar panels first hit the market in 1959 with Hoffman electric’s first 10% efficient panel. Now there are countless brands (here are the ones that we most often install) on the market that are double as efficient!

Organic Solar Cells

Organic solar cells are a type of solar cell which use a process similar to photosynthesis in plants to produce solar energy. But instead of converting sunlight to glucose, these solar cells convert sunlight into solar energy.