How to Lease Your Land as a Solar Farm

How to Lease Your Land as a Solar Farm

Without a doubt, the installation of solar panels on farmland is increasing. In Oregon and Washington state, solar farms are becoming a popular secondary source of income for many farmers, ranchers, and any landowner with land not being utilized. To help you make a more informed decision whether solar is right for you, we compiled the top 12 most frequently asked questions about installing a solar farm.

Are Home Solar Panels Worth Installing in 2019? 

Are Home Solar Panels Worth Installing in 2019? 

People considering installing solar systems in their houses must note that they will enjoy federal solar tax credit. This credit pays for 30% of the total system cost, owing to which people need to cover only the remaining 70% of the price. However, with the decrement of this federal tax credit from 30% to 22%, are the solar panels still worth installing in 2019?

How Many Solar Panels to Run a House?

How Many Solar Panels to Run a House?

Living in a 100% solar powered home is an environmental dream with a tiny carbon footprint. Ideally, the amount of power produced is adequate to support your current power consumption lifestyle. With the development of energy efficient appliances and consumption conscious programming, modern technology has made that dream a potential reality….

6 Steps to Estimate Your PV System Cost

6 Steps to Estimate Your PV System Cost

Installing solar panels on your home or business is the best way to save money. However, estimating the cost of going solar varies per project because each home and business has a set of their own unique structure. To get a ballpark estimate, we suggest you to follow the same 6 step process Sunbridge Solar consultants use to estimate…

USDA Solar REAP Grant Qualifications

USDA Solar REAP Grant Qualifications

The Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Grant, or better known as the USDA REAP Grant is now accepting applications. This includes all large or small farming operations and small businesses in rural parts of Oregon and Washington. If you own a small business, you may qualify for USDA solar grant…