June 13, 2018

There are four reasons why people are seeking out solar panels. Energy independence, significant savings, environmental impact, and government returns. Solar power systems function independently from the main electric grid, and can allow your system to remain functional during normal outages and unexpected power failures. Storage-based energy systems save a significant amount of money by...

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April 10, 2018

Keeping your electricity bills down can be difficult, especially as energy costs continue to rise. These rising energy costs have many homeowners looking to alternative sources of energy like solar to power their homes.

Are you watching your electricity bills go up, while your friends and neighbors reduce their bills by switching to renewable solar energy? With solar rapidly rising in...

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January 30, 2018

Keeping pace with the ever-changing landscape within the solar industry is a daily task.  The new tariff on modules and cells announced last week is yet another bump in the road we must overcome.

To provide some perspective, when Standard Energy first began operations in the mid-Atlantic region in 2004, the cost per installed watt hovered close to $10.  Incentives were minimal or non-...

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June 10, 2016

For every 1,000kWh of energy your system produces, or is estimated to produce, you will be granted one Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC). An SREC can be sold much like a share of stock. There is an SREC spot market they would be sold in that fluctuates. You will never be issued a certificate for your SREC’s. They are kept track of electronically. 

The Marketplace for SRECs was created...

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