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Nevada Solar Industry Cheers in Unison Due to PUC Vote

  Sol-Up USA employees along with the entire solar industry were ecstatic this past Wednesday after the PUC (Public Utilities Commission) voted to keep existing net metering rates the same through the end of 2015. Many solar panel companies were frightened of the fact that the...

Short-Term vs. Long-Term Financing

Any firm or person that is anticipating starting up a new business or venturing into new financial endeavors requires sufficient funding to do such. This is often the case with solar power company customers. Long-term and short-term financing are distinctive to one another primarily as...

The Difference Between Alternative and Renewable Energy

Although alternative energy and renewable energy both work to cut down on carbon emissions, there is a stark difference between the two. For starters, alternative energy is not infinite in supply like renewable energy, which, as the name suggests, is always available, similar to solar...

10 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Solar Energy

  Think you know everything there is to know about solar energy? Think again. Here are 10 interesting facts about solar energy that may make you wonder why more of the world’s population isn’t utilizing this energy potential.   Sun-based energy, or solar energy is the most...