How solar works

How Durable are Solar Panels in Hail Storms and Hurricanes?

If you are thinking about going solar and wondering how your panels will fair in extreme conditions, then “Wow, what’s up with this weather?” is more than just a conversation starter. If hailstorms or hurricanes frequent your neck of the woods, you want to know if your solar panels will be strong enough to tough it out.

How Long do Solar Panels Really Last?

Solar systems for homes have been rapidly growing in popularity.1 With the money you can save, it is no wonder more people are finding energy independence with solar energy production. We at Sunrun know you want the most out of your investment which means you want answers to some serious questions. The most asked question being: “How long will my solar panels last?” Well, we crunched the numbers to let you know what to expect from your shiny new solar system.

6 Steps to Solar Design and Installation

Solar Panel Design and Installation Made Simple

You’ve made your decision to go solar and you’re ready for installation. Welcome to the growing community of homeowners around the globe who care about energy savings and creating a healthier planet for future generations.

The most important thing to remember: We do all the heavy lifting. And you are kept informed every step of the way.

What is Alternative Energy?

Anyone watching the news lately has likely heard plenty of discord concerning climate change. And more often than not, the term “alternative energy” is being bandied about. That being said, let’s take a closer look at alternative energy in regard to today’s energy consumption.

What’s the alternative? Or rather, what’s the standard?

To begin, we first need to address the word alternative, because in context of the term “alternative energy,” it implies that there’s something conventional.