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Weighing the Decision to Go Solar

Is now the right time to invest in solar power for home owners?  Just take a look at (fossil fuel) electrical prices in Arizona in the last few years.  The trend is clear.  Year after year, electrical prices are creeping upwards, and this is a pattern that is unlikely to stop. After all, the amount of oil Read More

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3 Reasons We Love SunPower Panels

When you’re looking into solar panel contractors, few things are more important than what’s actually going to be going onto your home or business.  That’s why, here at Harmon Solar, we’re proud to partner with SunPower! What makes SunPower panels special?  Let’s take a look. Three Reasons Harmon Solar Proudly Offers SunPower 1 – Maxeon Energy Output SunPower holds Read More

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How Much Money Can You Save With Solar Energy?

If you’re here in Arizona, you’re living in one of the best areas in the country for solar energy!  Solar is is being adopted in Arizona at a phenomenal rate.  Along with favorable net metering policies,  new improvements in solar panel efficiency  and creative finance mechanisms solar energy can be a significant money-saver for  many Read More

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5 Key Aspects About Solar That Customers Need to Know

With all the talk lately about global warming it’s good to know that there’s a practical alternative within reach of virtually any business or homeowner: solar power. After decades of refinement, the technology is truly “ready for prime time.” Five Reasons Solar Makes Sense In 2014! 1 – Solar Is Booming In Arizona If you’re Read More

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Latest Trends in Solar Installation

Solar panel installations are booming across America!  Once upon a time, this technology was seen as too difficultexpensive for everyday people, but those times are past.  Current trends in solar are pointing in one clear direction:  More solar, at lower prices, especially here in Arizona! Not surprisingly, of course, Arizonans are buying a lot of solar Read More

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What Is Photovoltaic Energy?

When you’re researching solar power for your home, you’ll come across the term solar PV or photovoltaic. So what does that mean? The photovoltaic effect is the process that creates voltage or electric current by exposure to light. Photo means light, and voltaic means volts or electricity. A solar panel is made up of photovoltaic Read More