Explained solar roof tiles VS solar panels

Explained solar roof tiles VS solar panels

Solar roof tiles are a relatively new development that has piqued the interest of many homeowners considering solar installations. These solar tiles can also be integrated and used in conjunction with traditional roofing materials, resulting in a “building-integrated photovoltaic” (BIPV) system. Solar panels, on the other hand, are installed on an…

How can batteries save money by charging at night when electricity rates are lower?

How can batteries save money by charging at night when electricity rates are lower?

Given the high utility costs and risks of power outages, it’s a good idea to install a home battery, which provides energy independence by powering your home even when the power goes out. You can also go completely off the grid by combining  home batteries and solar panels. Home batteries…

How to Choose the Right Inverter for Your Solar Power System

How to Choose the Right Inverter for Your Solar Power System

Every solar power system recently installed in Australia has at least one inverter, which is like the heart of the system. It takes the electricity generated by solar panels or batteries, which is called direct current, and converts it to the kind of electricity that’s used in homes, called alternating…

What is the best angle and orientation for solar panels

What is the best angle and orientation for solar panels

How do solar panels get energy from the sun? Solar energy has a name called photons. Photons are fundamental particles that include electromagnetic radiation such as light. Therefore, the sun emits an endless stream of particles enveloped in energy packages of light, and these photons have enormous potential. It takes…

At what temperature do solar panels stop working?

At what temperature do solar panels stop working?

Solar panels rely on sunlight to generate electricity, and their performance is affected by the temperature of the environment in which they are installed. As the temperature of the solar panels increases, their efficiency decreases, and at high temperatures, they can stop working entirely. The temperature at which solar panels…