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We conduct a complete shade analysis of your location and facility to determine if our solar energy services would be beneficial to you.
A typical system requires about 7 to 8 square feet for each dollar of your electric bill. This figure varies depending upon your electric rates.
Panels are often mounted on the roof, but can also be mounted on the ground. Ground mounts are great if the house is shaded, or if dormers or other obstructions limit available space on the roof.
South is best, but panels installed facing east or west still generate a very high percentage of possible power. It is usually more effective (and more attractive) to install the panels in the same plane as the roof direction, rather than build an awkward mount to angle them.