Go Off The Grid

People today can live in comfort, do everything with incredible speed, and enjoy entertainment that would have seemed impossible generations ago. However, the energy needs of modern life have resulted in dependence on natural oil, gasoline, and coal. As a result, most households are tied to the grid – the system through which power is […]

Photovoltaic: What Is It?

If you’ve been considering solar power, you may have heard the term Photovoltaic thrown around. But what exactly is Photovoltaic? Photovoltaic is the method of generating electrical power by converting solar. Photovoltaic (PV) devices produce electricity from sunlight through a unique electronic process which naturally occurs in certain kinds of material known as semiconductors. Electrons […]

DwellTek Encourages Residents to Support Tax-Free Utah Rooftop Solar

Utah residents who are committed to using solar energy not only as a way to dramatically decrease fossil fuel pollution into the environment but also help to decrease their monthly energy expenditures should be aware of a recent proposal to tax rooftop solar power in Utah. The state’s largest energy utility, Rocky Mountain Power, is […]

Who Can Benefit From Solar Panels?

Aside from the obvious environmental advantages of implementing solar power or solar panels into the private infrastructure of a business, there are actually monetary advantages for many industries. Even with the upfront cost of installing solar panel hardware, the return on investment is so great that it begs the question why certain businesses would take […]

Common Questions About Solar

While solar power has been used for over a decade, there are still many questions about this alternative power source. Here are some of the most common questions about solar. Q: How does solar power work? A: In a Photovoltaic system, light photons are absorbed into a solar cell. From here, they generate approximately .05 volts of […]

Solar In The Summer

The more solar panels you see in Utah, the better. The Beehive State enjoys hundreds of sunshiny days every year, and it would be a shame to waste all that free energy. Once collected and distributed, solar power provides clean and efficient electricity to run homes and power offices. Residential and commercial structures throughout the […]

Solar Power In The Dark

Many humans have been considering the installation of solar power to help defeat the rising costs of electricity. What always seems to be the first question that people looking for a solar installation is, “What happens on dark days?” The answer to that question must be explained in depth. When solar power is installed, it […]