Solar 101

Using software, a virtual power plant (VPP) combines power from many independent sources—such as solar arrays—creating a network that supplies power 24/7.
One reason that commercial solar projects are more complex than most residential ones is the large number of players involved. We explain the key actors.
What is commercial solar? We introduce the C&I solar sector, its current scale, factors that have constrained its growth, and forecasts for its expansion.
Solar panel wiring (stringing) can be complex! We provide a primer on key considerations when deciding how to string solar panels.