One of the most common questions we get from homeowners is: “Can my Home Owners’ Association prohibit me from getting solar on my roof?” The short answer is no, but it depends on your situation. Virginia and Maryland are two of the twenty-five states in the U.S. which have solar access laws that stop homeowners’ … Read moreCan my HOA Prohibit Rooftop Solar in Virginia, Maryland, or DC?
A new tariff has recently been placed on foreign-made solar modules in the United States – what does this mean for homeowners interested in solar power? We’ll be covering the origin of this ruling, details of the tariff, and the law’s effect on solar prices, specifically in the Virginia-Maryland-DC market. In April 2017, the Chinese … Read moreHow Will The New Solar Tariff Affect Solar Prices in VA, MD, and DC?
Battery storage can be a particularly confusing topic for homeowners who are interested in solar power. Knowing more about the variety of systems, and what goals they achieve, are two key factors in deciding what type of solar storage system is right for you. Solar power systems have four different storage options: 1) Self-Consumption, 2) … Read moreDo I Need Batteries for My Solar Power System?