Why is the Cost of Solar Increasing?

Why is the Cost of Solar Increasing?

Why is the Cost of Solar Increasing? For the first time in well over a decade the price of a solar system in the US is increasing. One of the key drivers is the cost of PV panels, which according to Rystad Energy research and analysis, has increased by over 50% since...
Guide to Interior LED Retrofits

Guide to Interior LED Retrofits

Guide to Interior LED Retrofits LED lighting technology is the best commercially available choice for lighting. The great thing is that LEDs can be used for both interior and exterior applications. We previously wrote a guide for specifying an exterior LED retrofit,...
SRECs: Explained

SRECs: Explained

SRECs: Explained The renewable energy industry loves its acronyms. From PV to kW to EPA, there are so many different acronyms to keep up with. Maybe you’ve seen SREC floating around recently. SREC stands for Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (or Credit) and is a...
A New Look for Colite Technologies

A New Look for Colite Technologies

A New Look for Colite Technologies Going into the new year of 2022, we have updated our look to better reflect our company and its mission. Colite Technologies brings innovative, sustainable energy solutions to commercial and industrial applications where efficient...
A Short History of Electric Lighting

A Short History of Electric Lighting

A Short History of Electric Lighting Humans have been using different methods to produce light since the discovery of fire millions of years ago. As early humans evolved and civilizations grew, the use of artificial light increased across the world. The availability...
Microgrids are the Next Big Thing

Microgrids are the Next Big Thing

Microgrids are the Next Big Thing Technology never stops evolving, never stops improving. Microgrid technology has seen one of the largest booms in recent years as their benefits are proving to be harder to ignore. Microgrids continue to be a great option for...
5 Key Factors of Solar Panel Evaluation

5 Key Factors of Solar Panel Evaluation

5 Key Factors of Solar Panel Evaluation  As you research and compare PV panel options for your business, you should be aware of the characteristics of commercial solar. Commercial solar projects tend to be larger and require more investment than typical residential...
The Benefits of Sustainable Buildings

The Benefits of Sustainable Buildings

The Benefits of Sustainable Buildings Over the last few decades, citizens and public and private entities have teamed up to drastically mold the future of sustainable construction. By updating design and material requirements, green buildings, like those that are LEED...