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BSE Maximizing Returns: Investing in PV Projects vs. Wall Street

Maximizing Returns: Investing in PV Projects vs. Wall Street

In today’s rapidly changing world, investing wisely is crucial for corporations seeking long-term profitability and sustainability. While Wall Street investments have traditionally been the go-to option, the landscape is shifting towards alternative avenues that offer higher returns and environmental benefits. One such avenue is investing in Photovoltaic (PV) projects.

BSE PV Module Cleaning Recommendations

PV Module Cleaning Recommendations

NREL, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, recommends regular cleaning of solar panels to maintain their optimal performance. The frequency of PV module cleaning depends on various factors, including the specific region where the panels are installed. In areas with high levels of dust, pollen, or other debris, more frequent cleaning may be necessary compared to regions with cleaner air.

BSE Maximizing Efficiency Harnessing the Power of Aurora for PV and ESS Designs

Maximizing Efficiency: Harnessing the Power of Aurora for PV and ESS Designs

One of the critical aspects of designing a PV or ESS system is accurately assessing the site’s conditions. This includes understanding any surrounding obstructions that may cast shadows and impact the system’s performance. With Aurora’s advanced lidar technology, we can precisely map out these obstructions and evaluate the potential shading effects on the system.

BSE Key Considerations for Ground Mount PV System Installation

Key Considerations for Ground Mount PV System Installation

If you are contemplating the addition of renewable energy to your property, it is important to approach the installation of a ground mount PV system with careful consideration. In today’s global landscape, numerous Fortune 500 companies are actively turning to renewable energy sources, recognizing the need to combat climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, particularly within the commercial and industrial sectors.

Federal Solar Tax Credit Decreases in 2021

The Federal Solar Tax Credit: 2021 Update

The U.S Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC), is a policy to incentivize clean energy projects. It was enacted in 2006 and as of 2021, the ITC is a 26% tax credit that can be claimed for residential and commercial solar projects. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the ITC has helped the U.S solar industry grow at an annual average of 52%.

Commercial solar panel array on a sunny day

Does Solar Energy Really Pay For Itself?

We hear a lot of hype today about Solar Energy. No doubt, it sounds attractive to get power from the sun – an energy source that almost every business and many homeowners can take advantage of, and it doesn’t require any fuel. However, the question we come to ask ourselves is: should we invest in this?

Commercial solar roof panels

Solar Panels: What You Should Know Before Installing

What you should know before installing a solar system? Big Shine Energy works with a variety of customers ranging from homeowners to large scale commercial businesses upgrading to solar energy. We understand that making an upgrade to a building or home can be intimidating for customers, so we decided to outline a few important things to consider before your upgrade.

Big Shine Energy shows the solar tax credit in 2020

5 Reasons You Should Adopt Solar

Solar PV System technology has been around since the 1950’s, but  there is no better time to adopt solar for commercial and residential properties than now. And here are the top 5 reasons why. 1. The Tax Credit is Decreasing From 26% To 22%.