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Solar Energy Q & A

Solar Energy Q & A

Question and Answer with a new residential rooftop Solar PV customer from Parkersburg, WV Q: What got you interested in renewable energy? A: My wife and I first became interested in energy issues in the mid-2000’s as petroleum was quadrupling in price during the decade. The…

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How Well Does it Pay? Or, Is the Time NOW for Solar in WV?

How Well Does it Pay? Or, Is the Time NOW for Solar in WV?

The price of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules has fallen 60% from 2007 to 2012.  At the same time, Appalachian Power and Wheeling Power (both subsidiaries of AEP) customer’s electric utility bills have increased nearly 60%.  Solar electric systems are inflation-protected investments because they offset electricity…

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Our Process: 4 Steps & You’re Ready to Go

Through winter weather and the holidays, PickeringEnergy Solutions, LLC (PES) completed another commercial Solar PV installation at Integrated Geriatric Care, PLLC.  This is a specialty medical practice located in Parkersburg, WV.  The time-frame for the entire process, described below, covered a period of less than…

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Solar Energy Solutions Business Model

Solar Energy Solutions Business Model

We are facing the necessary national challenge of increased reliance on domestic energy sources.   West Virginia has an extensive and growing renewable energy portfolio including solar, wind and biomass that requires promotion at the state and local level.  The state has adopted net metering policies…

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Solar Energy Solutions Now

Solar Energy Solutions Now

We Need Solar Energy Solutions Now… Here’s Why: Our use of energy globally, to run our cars, heat and cool our homes and charge our hand held devices is expected to increase dramatically over the next 30 years. A growing percentage of our end-use energy…

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