Solar For The Home – How Many Panels Do I Need?

How big of a solar system you need to power your home is a very common and important question. Because every home is unique, the short answer is that it depends, and this is why we encourage people interested in solar to schedule a free consultation to receive a custom solar analysis and quote. However, we…

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South Carolina Solar Energy News – March Edition

The following article contains important news about solar & renewable energy in South Carolina from the month of March. Contact the Southeast’s leading solar company Southern Current to learn about powering your home or business with clean, unlimited solar energy. March News About Solar Energy In South Carolina Charleston Post & Courier: $10 million solar investment planned…

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How Long Does It Take For A Solar Panel Installation To Pay For Itself?

One of the most common questions we receive at Southern Current is, “Ok, this all sounds great but how long will it take for my solar panels to pay for themselves?” Since it’s such a popular solar question, we will get right into it and explain the answer below. Solar Panel Payback, ROI In South…

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Important Solar Legislation On Hold With State Lawmakers

South Carolina solar industry members are holding their breath. An important piece of legislation has been introduced to state lawmakers that, when approved, will open the floodgates on construction of renewable power plants and billions of dollars in additional tax revenues for counties all across the state. Tax Reform Bill Would Benefit Everyone In South…

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What Happens To A Solar Power System During A Grid Blackout?

A frequently asked question that we receive about solar is, “Will my system provide electricity during a storm or hurricane if there is a power outage?” While you might assume that your solar system will still power your lights and electricity when the grid is down, the truth is, it depends on the specific type of…

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