Solar Panels Up Close

Solar Panels Up Close

If you are looking into purchasing solar panels and want to know more about the equipment you are buying, you came to the right spot. by Kasey Harwell, Owner, RayWell Solar Size and Weight Most solar panels have average dimensions of 3.5′ by 5.5′, making a...
Solar: Beyond the Roof Mount

Solar: Beyond the Roof Mount

Integrated solar for dual purposes By Rachel Propst, Solar Consultant Solar has undeniable benefits for home and business owners. When combining the tax credits and 5-year MACRS depreciation, solar becomes a cost-saving source of power....
Suniva Trade Case

Suniva Trade Case

The Suniva trade case is a dark cloud hovering over the solar industry by Kasey Harwell, Owner, RayWell Solar The buzz in the industry is the controversial trade case that Suniva and SolarWorld are filing with the ITC. The basic problem is that a surge of overseas...
Cold Fusion Mumbo Jumbo

Cold Fusion Mumbo Jumbo

Going Solar? Thinking beyond your objections by GianCarlo Belloli, Solar Consultant What is the biggest reason people have for not going solar? The cost of the system. Which is understandable, who likes spending money? The average homeowner will spend well over $70k...
Energy Maps

Energy Maps

All this talk about renewable energy and reducing our dependence on fossil fuels, yet is hard to get a solid picture, until now: Energy Maps from gocompare.com. These are super cool images to help understand which parts of the world are using nuclear, solar and fossil...
Solar Investment or No-Brainer?

Solar Investment or No-Brainer?

By Rachel Propst, Consultant, RayWell Solar The biggest objection I have had to overcome in the solar industry, hands down, is that most people believe that solar energy is an “investment” rather than a “no brainer.” Now, I know how that may sound, but we’re living in...
Nuclear Fiasco

Nuclear Fiasco

SCE&G + Santee Cooper’s nuclear “meltdown”  by Rachel Propst, Consultant, RayWell Solar The nuclear “meltdown” has been a hot topic in the news recently. Here are some interesting clarifications that you should know about…...
Making the Switch to Solar

Making the Switch to Solar

Now is the best time to go solar! Why switch to solar? South Carolina wants you to benefit. by Brandon Hartzell, Solar Consultant, RayWell Solar Installing solar gives you the ability to harness the amazing power of the sun.  You will also gain the satisfaction of...
Solar Energy Tax Credits

Solar Energy Tax Credits

Solar energy tax credits available in Charleston South Carolina by Rachel Propst, Solar Consultant, RayWell Solar The Federal Tax Credit If you’ve been considering solar energy, you may have heard about the federal solar tax credit, otherwise known as the Investment...
Coal vs. Solar in South Carolina

Coal vs. Solar in South Carolina

Coal generated electricity and climate change versus solar energy as a renewable energy source for South Carolina by GianCarlo Belloli, Solar Consultant, RayWell Solar Recently moving to Charleston I am impressed by its beauty, but more so by the open friendliness of...