My Generation Energy's solar installer connecting microinverters on a residential rooftop solar installation in Massachusetts

What are inverters? Solar panels convert light to electrical direct current (DC) energy. However, the electrical power in your house is alternating current (AC). Inverters transform the energy that your solar panels collect into energy you can use in your home. What is the difference between central or string inverters and microinverters? Central (or string)…

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Chatham home with solar panels by My Generation Energy

Selling a home with solar panels can result in significant financial benefits. After all, solar panels raise a home’s value by 4.1% on average, according to Money. However, the onus is on the seller and seller’s real estate agent to illustrate solar’s financial benefits to the buyer. With that in mind, we’ve created this guide…

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close-up of solar critter guard installed on residential home in massachusetts - My Generation Energy

Your solar install is complete, and your panels are cranking out energy (and savings). Why bother with an upgrade? If it ain’t broke… It’s hard to prioritize a problem that doesn’t exist yet. That said, some solar upgrades can save you even more money by providing protection for what isn’t covered by your warranty. Critters…

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