Posts Categorized: Solar 101

What is Sustainability?

There are a lot of green companies starting to emerge in the United States. Socioculturally, there is a movement to begin using more green methods in our daily lives. This process can be categorized by the term sustainability and it has been around for ages. The Iroquois Gayanshagowa, or Great Law of Peace, required the… Read more »

Lessons Learned: Over Sizing Solar Projects

Sizing solar thermal heating projects can be tricky. There is a philosophy in the solar industry that more is better, but this isn’t always the case. Our Solar Usage Now experts have seen several jobs where business owners  were loading up on solar.

Lime Scale Accumulations: The Energy Thief

Water is used in a wide range of commercial applications. Every day, businesses, laundromats, hotels and car washes all require very large amounts of hot water to stay in business, nearly all companies rely on hot water in one way or another. Each year, a significant portion of their overhead is allotted to the fuel… Read more »