Installing Solar Panels on Your RV: The Basics One of the most common projects for DIY solar enthusiasts is to install solar power onto your RV. Solar power can give you the freedom to park away from ground power, or to drive almost anywhere in the world without the fear of your fridge running out…

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Our team at SanTan Solar often receives various questions regarding anything solar related. We often get asked what you need to install solar panels, the amount of panels you need to start your solar journey, what the right panel is for your solar project, etc. Our teams does their best at answering these questions and…

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When you decide to use solar energy, it’s important to choice the correct system to satisfy your needs. You face the decision of staying connected to the electrical grid, disconnecting from it or sticking to a combination of both. We’re here to help you decide what works best for you and to finally answer ……

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Buying used solar panels is a lot like buying a used car, if you’re confident it was well cared for and the proper maintenance has been done, it can be a real bargain! Buying used solar panels can be a tempting offer, but is it worth your investment? Have you ever considered buying a used…

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Planning on switching to solar energy? Take advantage of tax breaks and rebates available in your state! Wondering which government financial incentives you’ll qualify for if you decide to go solar? Take a look below to see which tax breaks and bonuses you’ll get from the federal and state governments. Federal Solar Tax Credit/Investment Tax…

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How do these farms work, exactly? Last updated on 11/26/19, by Esmeralda Torres | Written by Nina Goodey What are Solar Farms? Solar farms are massive installations of solar panels to generate power for the local electrical grid, and they’re becoming increasingly more common as the price of solar panels drops. You’ve probably seen news…

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Exactly how much do solar panels wear out over time? Last updated on 10/28/19, by Esmeralda Torres | Written by Nina Goodey While solar panels degrade a little every year from exposure, they’ll last you decades and they’re an excellent investment, new or used. Efficiency vs. Lifespan If you’re shopping around for the best solar…

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When you’re constantly out on the open road and enjoying nature, have you ever thought about going solar on your travels? Last updated on 10/21/19, by Esmeralda Torres | Written by Jaelyn Dunbar Make The Change To Solar If you are frequently camping or RVing, are you always connecting to the grid? Isn’t it expensive…

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The First in the “Everything You Need to Know” Series Welcome to the “Everything” Series! We’re glad you made it here! Buying solar panels is a big investment, so we want to make sure you know everything you need to know before making the jump.  The purpose of this article is to help you understand…

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Curious About Solar Panels? Learn How They Work! Last updated on August 23, 2019, by Dan Martin | Written by Dan Martin How Do Solar Panels Work? Recently there has been an increasing buzz about solar panels as more and more individuals and companies decide to adopt solar panels as their primary source of energy.…

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