Solar VS Electricity

We all use electricity to power appliances and provide light, whether in commercial or residential settings. What about solar vs electricity, however? As solar power continues to rise in popularity, you may be wondering about the differences between solar energy and electricity. In fact, a question we at Atlasta Solar Center get asked is, “Do … Read more

Solar Panels For Townhouse

Is it possible to have solar panels for your townhouse? In most cases, yes. Solar panels aren’t just for single-family homes only. In fact, solar panels are an excellent choice to provide green, efficient energy to townhomes. However, it’s important to know how to go about asking for and installing solar panels on a townhome. … Read more

What Do Solar Panels Do?

What do solar panels do? You know that solar panels absorb the sun’s energy and convert it into electrical power. But how exactly do solar panels achieve this? What materials are required in a solar panel? To help you better understand just what solar panels do, Atlasta Solar examines just what solar panels are and … Read more

Who Invented Solar Panels?

The popularity of solar panels has skyrocketed over the last 20 years. A sustainable source of clean energy, more industries and people are turning to solar power for their energy needs. But how long has solar power been around? When did solar energy first become popular? And who invented solar panels? Atlasta Solar Center is … Read more

How Many Solar Panels Do I Need for 1,000kWh per Month

If you are looking for ways to begin your transition to solar energy, you may be wondering how many solar panels you’ll need. After all, solar isn’t very useful unless it powers your existing lifestyle. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), the average American residential home consumed about 893 kilowatt hours (kWh) of … Read more