Factors Effecting Photovoltaic System Performance

A variety of factors influence the performance of photovoltaic system production.   System owners want to get the most for their money when they install solar panels on their home or business. Location, location, location One of the most important factors in system...

PV Systems Increase your Home’s Value

Berkeley National Laboratory just released a report entitled “An Analysis of the Effects of Residential Photovoltaic Energy Systems on Home Sale Prices in California.”    The study was funded by the US Department of Energy.  The main focus of the study was to...

Rural Energy for America Program Grants and Loans

Although the grants from the state of Ohio have expired, there are still grants available for small business or farm owners in rural Ohio to install solar panels and offset their electrical costs.  These are called REAP grants.  REAP stands for Rural Energy for...

100% Customer Satisfaction

We here at SunRock Solar pride ourselves on complete customer satisfaction.  Not only do we demand that satisfaction, but we want all of our customers to be delighted with the work that we do.  We want them to pass our name on to their friends. Look at some of the...

GEO Hosts Weatherization Webinar

Are you ready for the frigid temperatures of winter?  Want some tips on using less energy to keep warm.  Join us this Thursday, November 18 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm when Green Energy Ohio (GEO) will be hosting a webinar entitled “Get a Head start on Winter with...

Sycamore Township Sells SRECs to SunRock Partner

Sycamore Township has decided to sign a 3 year contract with the Washington D.C. based company Sol Systems.  Sol Systems has agreed to pay the township $303 for each renewable energy credit they produce.  All this passive income for the township will amount to about...

SunRock Makes the News

Marcia and Michael Eason’s solar system was featured on the front page of the Home and Style Section of the Cincinnati Enquirer on Saturday, September 25th. SunRock Solar installed the system in July of 2009.  The Easons live in West Chester.  Their house was...

SunRock in the News

SunRock Solar is mentioned in a September issue of the Business Courier in an article entitled, “Rocknoll a Pioneer in Local Wind Turbine Technology.”  The article talks a lot about wind power and turbines that are going up in the area, but solar power is...

American Solar Energy Society 2010 National Conference

SunRock Solar and Solar 2010 Conference Carl Adams, of SunRock Solar, headed out to Phoenix recently to attend the American Solar Energy Society’s 2010 national conference. He attended three days of advanced training prior to the conference and then spent the...

Making SRECs Work for You

What are SRECs? The term SREC stands for Solar Renewable Energy Credit and is a tradable credit that represents all the clean energy benefits of electricity generated from a solar electric system. Each time a solar electric system generates 1000kWh (1MWh) of...