The necessity for a global transition to clean and renewable energy continues to become more crucial, as global events from the past few months have shown us. With a growing demand for renewable energy sources, governments across the globe are increasingly becoming more aware of the impact that reliance on fossil fuels has on their […]
On August 16th, 2022 President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law. Included in this act is the expansion of the Federal Tax Credit for Solar Photovoltaics or Investment Tax Credit. Americans can use this tax credit to claim a percentage of the cost of their solar system on their federal income taxes. […]
At Lumina Solar, building strong ties to our community is a value universally held by our entire team. We’re always seeking out programs that leave a lasting mark and improve the lives of those they operate in. On September 19th, several team members from Lumina Solar had the pleasure of participating in a charity tournament […]
The global calling for a collective transition away from fossil fuels and towards clean and renewable energy has continuously grown, especially over the past few years. It is increasingly obvious that our expansive use of fossil fuels cannot continue and we must collectively make efforts to change our source of energy. Recently, world events have […]
In the past few decades, the world has made considerable progress in moving towards a greener and more sustainable practices. Renewable energy alone has increased 42 percent from 2010 to 2020, with solar energy being one of the most efficient and common sources. When deciding if you should make the move to solar energy in […]
The world of renewable energy has become more accessible than ever before. Thanks to all of the research that has been done, manufacturers have been able to cut production costs significantly. This has made solar panels considerably more affordable than they’ve been in the past.
The benefits of going solar are undeniable. So undeniable, in fact, that state governments are getting on board. Last year, the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) was given approval by the state Board of Public Works to install solar panels at 35 of their sites. This program is one of the first of its kind […]
Solar energy has come incredibly far in a short amount of time. Today, we’re seeing advancements in solar technology being made at a quicker rate than ever before. Gone are the days of low efficiency and bulky panels.
Most of us learn about the process of photosynthesis, and how plants convert sunlight into chemical energy in elementary school. Our textbooks covered the basics, but it’s actually incredibly complex, and by examining it more deeply, researchers have discovered a new type of chlorophyll molecule.