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Why Buy Solar in The Winter? [Video]

Why Buy Solar in The Winter? [Video]

Why is Winter the ideal time to buy solar? People tend to think solar panels on long, sunny summer days. But why is Winter the ideal time to buy solar in the Midwest? One reason is that getting permits takes time and you don't want to miss out on the ...
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Leasing vs Buying Solar Panels: What You Need to Know

Is It Better to Buy or Lease Solar Panels? Solar panels are becoming increasingly popular, but many homeowners are unsure whether to buy or lease them. This article will help you understand the pros and cons of each option so you can make the best decision for your needs. Whichever ...
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Snow on Solar Panels: Does it Pay to Remove It?

During the winter months we get a lot of questions about snow on solar panels.  Some of the top questions include:
  • Do solar panels work in the winter?
  • Should I get on my roof to remove snow from the solar panels?
  • Is there a safe method to remove snow?
  • ...
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Illinois Solar Incentives in 2024

Illinois is a great State to go solar! Illinois solar incentives make the cost of going solar even more affordable. How do they work, and why do they change? Iconic Energy experts provide the answers. What Is the Illinois Solar Incentive Program? The Illinois Shines program pays an incentive to ...
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11 Essential Questions to Ask Solar Companies (+ 2 About Sneaky Ads)

If you’re considering switching to solar energy for your home or business, getting quotes from 2-3 companies is smart. Unfortunately, solar scams are increasing, but comparing multiple companies will help you avoid getting scammed. What should you look for in a solar quote? We've compiled 11 essential questions and added ...
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Energy Awareness Month: 4 Steps to Maximize Solar Energy

October is Energy Awareness Month. This is a time for all of us to reflect on our energy usage: how it affects our planet now and the effect it will have in the years to come. If you’re reading this article, chances are you are already working to reduce your ...