Residential Solar

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…

Does Solar Energy Work The Winter Months?

Does Solar Energy Work The Winter Months?

In the old days…People used to think of solar energy as impossible in rainy Western Washington and Oregon. But thanks to a clever legal policy called “net metering,” Washington is one of the best locations in the country for considering solar power…

What is Total Solar Resource Fraction (TSRF)?

In Oregon, in order to receive the rebate from the Energy Trust a system must have a 75% solar resource. This is known as the TSRF or Total Solar Resource Fraction. Solar arrays lose efficiency due to losses...