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How Much Do Solar Panels Cost In Houston?

April 1, 2021

If you live in the sunny city of Houston, Texas, you couldn’t be in a better spot for solar power. The Texan metropolis is a leader in the solar energy revolution. In fact, Google named Houston a top US city for rooftop solar potential, and the city has committed to providing 100% renewable energy for all municipal operations.

Solar panels

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How Much Do Solar Panels Cost In Denver?

March 31, 2021

If you’re a Denver homeowner, you couldn’t live in a more ideal place for going solar. That’s because Colorado is a leader in the renewable energy revolution. In fact, legislature in the Centennial State has committed to 100% carbon-free electricity by 2050.

Colorado stands as a beacon for green energy, and the rest of the country has seen the light.

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How Much Do Solar Panels Cost In Colorado Springs?

March 30, 2021

Colorado Springs — home to the Rocky Mountains, Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods Park, and so much more — is a place of stunning natural beauty. And as a leader in the renewable energy revolution, the state of Colorado is serious about protecting and preserving that irreplaceable environment. In fact, the Centennial state has pledged to draw 100% of

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How Much Do Solar Panels Cost In Colorado?

March 29, 2021

Colorado is well known for its stunning natural beauty, as well as its commitment to environmental sustainability. In fact, the Centennial state has pledged to draw 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources by 2050, making it one of the best places to add a solar panel installation to your home.

When you harness the power of the sun,

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Winter Storm Power Outage

March 2, 2021

Texas has always taken great pride in its strength and independence, and the Lone Star State is no stranger to using those trademark qualities to get past all sorts of crises. Many of those difficult situations stem from natural disasters — typically staggering summer heats or a devastating hurricane. But recently, millions of Texans across the state found themselves without

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Notable Projects of 2020

February 3, 2021

The sun has set on 2020, and it was quite the year! Despite the difficulties that arose, Freedom Solar had a year of record growth. We’re excited to take a look back and share a few of our favorite projects from a year that none of us will soon forget.

SPACE INVADERS

This unique San Antonio system was definitely

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2020 Federal 26 Percent Tax Credit Extended

December 29, 2020

As 2020 comes to a close, many of us have been anticipating the results of a new COVID relief package — especially those of us who have been financially affected this year. But Congress has been at work on more than just our stimulus checks. The December COVID relief bill is part of an omnibus spending package that also focuses

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Austin, the Leader in Solar Power

December 28, 2020

We’re already known as the Live Music Capital of the World, as well as the home of some of the best breakfast tacos around. Now Austin, Texas, can also add Solar Energy Leader to its impressive resume. Curious about why Austin tops the list of green US cities? Keep reading to find out how our quirky city is helping reshape

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Do Solar Panels Work in Winter?

December 7, 2020

Contrary to popular belief, temperatures don’t dip in the winter because Earth is farther away from the sun. In fact, Earth is actually farthest from the sun in July and closest to the sun in January. So what does this mean for your solar panels once the temperatures drop? Stay with us as we answer all your questions about

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Kid-Friendly Solar STEM Projects!

October 14, 2020

This school year is looking different for families all over the world. With at-home and hybrid learning becoming the new normal, we wanted to help out by sharing a couple of fun solar STEM lessons to keep things interesting.

1. Converting Sunlight Into Heat

How do we heat up water fastest?

Materials needed:

  • 3 clear cups (all the same)

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Freedom Solar Expands to Colorado

October 14, 2020
FREEDOM SOLAR EXPANDS TO COLORADO AS THE FIRST SUNPOWER MASTER DEALER IN COLORADO

Freedom Solar is excited to announce its expansion to Colorado. With the world’s best solar technology and a side of Texas southern hospitality, we can’t wait to give more Colorado homeowners the power to make their own electricity and gain energy independence.

Texans and Coloradans have a

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How Much Can You Save with the Solar Federal Tax Credit

October 8, 2020

Have You Heard About the Federal Government Solar Rebate?

If you’ve been curious about adding solar panels to your home, you’ve probably heard about the federal solar tax credit, which can help homeowners like you better afford the cost of installation. But 2021 will bring a reduction of the tax credit. So what does that mean for homeowners who still

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Texas Solar Round-up

July 1, 2020

Welcome to the State of Texas Solar, where we discuss all things solar in the Lone Star state. In the past year, the solar market in Texas has experienced record-breaking growth – as they say, everything is bigger in Texas and that includes the demand for solar. In true Texas spirit, the charge for solar has created friendly competition in

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Tips & Tricks for Maximizing Your Solar This Summer

June 16, 2020

Summer is the peak time of year for your panels and with the Texas sun shining down on us, it’s time for your panels to soak up all the rays they can. Just like a car, your panels should be regularly checked to make sure they’re performing as efficiently as possible. Here are a few quick steps you can take

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Celebrate Summer from Home

June 16, 2020

This Summer is proving to be unlike anything we’ve experienced before. As we all try to adjust to the changing times we’re having to discover and create new ways to keep ourselves entertained from the comfort of our own homes. To help you out we’ve come up with some fun ideas to help pass the sunny summer days.

JUNE

June

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Our Commitment to Health and Safety

March 24, 2020

At Freedom Solar, we believe that communication and transparency are key to reassuring employees and customers during times of uncertainty. We are living in unprecedented times, and the situation related to COVID-19 is changing rapidly. The leadership team at Freedom Solar is closely monitoring and carefully following the recommendations of our government leaders and public health experts. We are taking

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Average Lifespan of Solar Panels

March 18, 2020

Homeowners and businesses around the country are progressively more interested in making their lifestyle more sustainable by installing solar panels. To determine whether a home solar power system is worth the investment, it helps to understand the average life span of solar cell panels.

The average lifespan of solar panels is 25 years. However, this doesn’t

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Average Cost of Solar Panels and Installation

January 15, 2020

Solar energy is on the rise and installing home solar panels is one of the easiest ways you can help reduce your environmental footprint and save on electricity in the long run. The average cost of a solar panel system varies, and multiple factors can influence pricing within each state. The cost of panels should continue to decrease as technology

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