1. California Solar Incentives

    Californians are very environmentally conscious people. We love our state and we want to do everything we can to preserve its beauty for generations to come. That is why so many people are turning towards renewable energy sources like solar panels to provide energy to their homes. Solar energy is one of the cleanest and most sustainable forms of energy at our disposal, releasing no harmful chemica…Read More

  2. Nest Thermostat Advanced Features Part II

    Last time, we took a closer look at some of the advanced features of Nest thermostats. If you missed it, you can find it by clicking here. Today, we are going to continue exploring the great ways that Nest can help you save money and lessen your impact on the environment. Nest Thermostat Advanced Features Part II Cool to dry: Nest thermostats include a cool to dry feature which uses your home’s …Read More

  3. Nest Thermostat Advanced Features

    At Green Road Solar, we understand how important it is to feel comfortable in your own home. That’s why we do everything we can to ensure that you have the best resources available when it comes to keeping your home energy efficient and at a temperature that suits you. Nest thermostats are one of the most useful tools for doing just that. In a previous article, we looked briefly at some of the a…Read More

  4. Ground Solar Panel Installation

    In a previous article, we took a closer look at some of the advantages of rooftop solar panel installation. If you missed it, here is a brief recap: Rooftop solar panel installation utilizes the vertical space of your home. Roof mounts are relatively easy and quick to install. Installation can be done to integrate solar panels into the existing lines of your home’s architecture. In this article,…Read More

  5. Rooftop Solar Panel Installation

    If you have made the decision to invest in solar energy, you are probably already familiar with the many advantages and benefits of solar panels. You have examined the cost and have discovered that solar energy is an affordable means of powering your home. You are also well aware of how eco-friendly solar energy is. All that is left to do now is determine where your solar panels will be installed.…Read More

  6. Solar Panel Myths Continued

    In our previous blog, we talked about some of the common myths about solar panels, such as maintenance concerns, what happens to leftover energy, and how changes in weather can affect your Sun Valley solar panels. Today we will be continuing that conversation in regards to the advancement of solar technology and when you can expect your solar panel system to shut down. The Power Is Always On Many …Read More

  7. Solar Panel Myths

    With new technology, there are always going to be skeptics and those forming myths about what the technology can and cannot accomplish. Today we will be uncovering common myths about solar panels and solar energy. Rain, Rain, Go Away Most people believe that your solar panels won’t be able to to collect any of that amazing Sun Valley sunlight on a gloomy or raining day. How will I power my house…Read More

  8. Affordable Upgrades

    Whether this is the first time that you have looked into the possibility of having solar panels installed, or you have considered it before, it is time to get educated on all of the facts. Most people stray away from the idea of solar panel installation because they have the preconceived notion that they cannot afford it. Pricing Newer technology is always a little pricier from the get go, but for…Read More

  9. Monitor Your Solar Energy

      You know that having solar panels installed on your Sun Valley home or place of work is said to lower energy costs and be more beneficial for the environment, but how do you actually know what those solar panels are doing? Once the energy absorbed by your solar panels is collected and converted from DC electricity to AC electricity, it is time to put it to good use. Once in the AC form, the…Read More