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how to determine solar panel cost
How much do solar panels cost to install on my home?
There are a few key factors to help you determine how much a solar power system will cost.
how does solar energy work
How do solar panels work?
Solar panels use a four-step process to take energy from the sun to produce electricity.
installing solar panels
Process of installing solar panels
Installing solar panels can be one of the most intimidating parts about going solar. Thankfully, at Vivint Solar we take care of the entire installation for you.
pros of solar energy
3 pros of solar energy
Going solar provides a ton of benefits for homeowners and the environment. Here are three key solar energy pros that you should know about.
what is net metering
What is net metering?
Net energy metering, also known as NEM or net metering, is a billing agreement between solar homeowners and their utility company.
lease or buy solar panels
Should I lease or buy solar panels?
When it comes to leasing or buying solar panels, the perfect option for you and your energy needs will depend on your financial goals and preferences.
solar financing options
What are my solar financing options?
You've done some research on solar, but are wondering how you should finance your solar panels. Thankfully, there are many solar panel financing options.
how many solar panels to power house
How many solar panels do I need to power my house?
If you've considered solar, you've probably wondered, "how many solar panels do I need to power my house?" And the answer is… it depends.
how long do solar panels last
How Long Do Solar Panels Last?
How long your solar panels will last depends on a variety of factors, but there are things you can do to care for your panels so they last longer.