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What’s involved, how much, how does this work?

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Needless to say, this is a project which should be approached with both glee and care. Among other things, the installation of a solar thermal system involves penetrating the roof. Therefore, when going forward with a solar water heater, an important component is an experienced installation crew. Energy Alternatives works with one of the most […]

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Tax Credits!

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That’s right, tax credits are now being offered for solar thermal. And for photo-voltaics (PV.) Here is how it works. Buy a solar water heater system for your home or place of business. Let’s say the system costs $5000 to install. Once it is up and running (prior to December 31, 2007), you will be […]

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Why pay for hot water when you can get it for free?

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Why indeed? We wondered that ourselves. Using electricity to produce heat is a terribly inefficient use of your power dollar. Natural gas is less costly than electricity, but still far more expensive than solar (not to mention that many neighborhoods are not set up for natural gas, so you can’t get it anyway.) We don’t […]

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