Buy your solar panels now if you can

AS IF YOU NEEDED MORE ECONOMIC BAD NEWS, solar panel prices might jump soon, according to a report from CNN: In March, the US Department of Commerce opened an investigation to determine if four countries that supply the US with solar panels — Cambodia, Malaysia,...

How strong is a solar panel?

Glass, brittle photovoltaic wafers, thin plastic backing, and an aluminum frame. It all seems so… fragile. I mean, it’s a far cry from steel and stone, so it’s no wonder people are concerned about the durability of their solar panels. Well, let’s get the most common...

Update: Dokio folding solar panel long term test

They say first impressions are important. Sometimes that’s true, but long term impressions are usually more accurate and therefore more valuable. That is the case with Tim’s experience with the Dokio 200 Watt folding solar panel. Tim was originally enthusiastic as the...