Solar in Cincinnati

One often asked question is, “Does solar really work in Cincinnati”? The short answer is yes it does indeed. Every day the sun comes up and we see our solar power systems come online and start generating power. Now every day is not a great blue sky day...
Solar in the Dayton Area

Solar in the Dayton Area

Though SunRock Solar is based in Blue Ash, Ohio–a suburb north of Cincinnati–we design and install renewable energy systems throughout southwest Ohio. We have completed projects in Oxford, Eaton, Tipp City, Kettering, Waynesville, and Yellow Springs. If...
Happy Solstice

Happy Solstice

The long days of summer are here and solar production is at its peak for Cincinnati. We have plenty of sunshine here in the summer, but many people ask us if we get enough sun during the rest of the year to make solar projects feasible? The answer is, absolutely! ...
SunRock Solar Installs More Commercial PV Systems

SunRock Solar Installs More Commercial PV Systems

SunRock has recently installed two more commercial systems. A 51 kW direct tied photovoltaic array was installed on the  roof of the locomotive shop at the CSX rail yar in downtown Cincinnati.  The system at CSX allows the company to take advantage of financial...

Interview with SunRock Customer

Harvey P. of Yellow Springs Ohio hired SunRock Solar to install a photovoltaic array in his backyard using a seasonally adjustable pole mount system. The installation was completed on May 3, 2011, so the system has been in production for about a year.  We interviewed...

SREC Data Collected from SunRock Solar Customers

The following data has been collected from current SunRock Solar customers to show what each has made by selling their SRECs produced by their installed systems. We were able to collect information from 13 out of 21 of our residential PV customers.  Four systems are...

Installation of Solar Panels Using a Pole Mount System

SunRock Solar has started using pole mounts to install photovoltaic systems for some of our customers.  Pole mounts are a valid option when there is a small amount of roof space to install an adequate number of panels, the roof line is east/west, or there is too much...

Great Loans for Solar Installations

There are two loan programs that are available to our customers to help offset the cost of installing solar panels.  One is a HIP loan and is available for Hamilton County residents and one is the EcoLink program which is available for Ohio residents. 1. HIP Loan...

The 9th Annual Green Energy Ohio Tour

Mark your calendars for the Green Energy Ohio Tour which is taking place this year on Saturday October 1st and Sunday October 2nd.  This year they have changed the name from the Solar Tour to the Green Energy Ohio Tour.  The new name more accurately describes the tour...

The Solar Tour is Coming

Mark your calendars for the 2011 Green Energy Ohio Tour (previously known as the Solar Tour.)  This year the statewide event will take place October 1st and 2nd.  SunRock Solar will be well represented with 10 houses on the tour.  The GEO website with more information...