Solar 101

There are 4 primary types of solar panels that dominate the solar market today. In this post, we'll go over the advantages and disadvantages...
There are a number factors you need to consider to make solar energy storage work on a home. The most important thing to keep in mind when...
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Both AC and DC disconnects are required for most solar installations, so it’s important to understand how they work and why they’re needed.
Learn the benefits of PERC solar panels, without all the technical jargon, so you can boost your solar output and your solar sales.
Solar panels built with PERC cells have an additional layer on the back of the traditional solar cells. This additional layer allows more sunlight to be...
The smart module (also known as DC-optimized modules) has been increasing in popularity because of its benefits compared to traditional modules.
A solar panel spec sheet provides valuable information about the operating parameters of a panel.
We take a look at the top ten articles published on the Aurora Blog in 2019. Explore these reader favorites to brush up on key issues in the industry!
How does a photovoltaic system work? What components is it made of? And what factors affect how much energy it produces? Read on to find out this and more!
Time of use rates charge different prices for electricity at different times. We explain what you should know—including how they affect solar customers.
Solar professionals need to be well versed in electricity—that includes mastering the difference between alternating current (AC) and direct current (DC).