ENPHASE IQ7, IQ7+, and IQ7X Available and In Stock As most of you know, Q4 became a great challenge to us and many installers across the United States.  Enphase fell behind on their supply, due mostly to a component availability issue, and we experienced major shortages throughout most of Q4 2018.  This actually bled into […]

LG Solar recently announced their plan for a plant in Huntsville, Alabama for assembling solar modules.  About 160 full-time jobs are estimated to be created with the opening of this new factory, which would increase LG’s employment in Huntsville by 60 percent to 400 plus workers. LG Electronics is investing $28 mil. to establish this new factory […]

Solar Panel Tariffs – Six Months Later It has now been six months since the doom and gloom announcement rattled the Solar Industry.  As you remember, back in January 2018, President Donald Trump announced his 30% tariff on all solar panels and cells not manufactured in the US.  The tariff turned out to be just […]

ENPHASE IQ7X-96-2-US NOW AVAILABLE The long wait is finally over.  At long last, the Enphase IQ7X is in stock and ready to ship! The IQ7X-96-2-US is the latest release on the seventh-generation Enphase platform.  The smart-grid ready inverter is fully compatible with the IQ System, including the IQ Envoy, IQ Battery, and the Enlighten monitoring […]

Summer is here, and the world is at it’s best. Winter jackets and spring sweaters have been replaced with bathing suits and sandals. Children have been given 3 months to rest up from the stresses of school, and family vacations have gone from planning to execution. Smiles run rampant as kids slurp treats from the […]

NEW ENPHASE IQ7 AND ENPHASE IQ7 PLUS RELEASED AND IN STOCK! When California Rule 21 was put into place, Enphase had to move quickly to comply.  They had run the M-Series, from the M215 to the M250, along with the S280 for quite a few years running.  However, with the new requirement, they rolled out their new IQ Series.  The early reviews […]

©LG SOLAR PANELS The solar industry was beginning to develop in the mid-late 1990’s, and SunPower quickly became the leader in the solar panel market for efficiency in the mid 2000’s.  Their patented technology was mostly unmatched, and the company prospects soared.  They partnered with a budding group of installers across the US, offering the […]

The new line of Canadian Solar Mono Panels have hit the market, and they are now in space that is relatively unoccupied. They are filling a need in the market, and we are moving a ton of them as a result. Let me explain what is happening. The Canadian Solar 275W Mono Black Frame Panel, […]

AP Systems has officially launched their “Summer of $16K” rebate program, and it’s a good one. Here is a summary of the program details: Purchase and install at least 20 AP Systems microinverters (all models are eligible) and then register your installation(s). Rewards are based on tiers and as you install more systems, your total grows […]

Panasonic Solar Panels have finally arrived. When we heard that Panasonic had a product that was going to battle LG and Sunpower at the pinnacle of the solar module market, we were skeptical. Not to say that the previous Panasonic panels were bad – they were not. We have a couple customers that were very […]

As the winter thaws away in most of the country, we are seeing the solar market heat up yet again.  One trend that we are seeing early in 2016, continuing what began in late 2015, is a market shift to the higher efficiency/ bankable solar panel products.  Module manufacturers like LG and Solarworld are becoming […]