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Why Solar

How Solar Panels Put Energy Back in the Hands of the People

By |2021-07-27T14:45:51+00:00July 27th, 2021|Solar in the News, Why Solar|

You may already know many of the best reasons for making the switch to solar panels. It’s great for the environment, it can save you tons of money, and it’s a smart financial choice for those looking toward retirement. But it turns out that going solar -- especially when you choose to work with a

Why Solar Panels Could Be a Safer Investment Than the Stock Market

By |2021-06-17T19:15:27+00:00June 17th, 2021|Why Solar|

If you’re considering investing in solar panels -- especially as you near retirement -- you may be wondering whether it’s worth it. Should you stick to the types of investments you’re familiar with, like the stock market? Can solar panels really provide a return on your investment? It turns out that solar panels are actually

How Solar Panels Can Help Reduce Your Taxes

By |2021-06-02T01:29:39+00:00June 2nd, 2021|Why Solar|

Installing solar panels comes with many benefits — a lower electricity bill, energy independence, and sustainable living, just to name a few. These benefits are true for anyone who wants to go solar, but those who are at or nearing retirement age will often find additional perks. For example, solar panels can help protect against

How Solar Panels Increase Home Value in Retirement

By |2021-05-05T14:27:57+00:00May 4th, 2021|Going Green, Why Solar|

As you move toward retirement, you might be thinking about beginning the “rest of your life.” Whether you want to focus on your hobbies, travel the world, or spend more time with your family and growing cohort of grandkids. But finances are always part of the equation. And home solar panels are a surprising but

How Solar Panels Protect You Against Inflation

By |2021-04-18T22:04:09+00:00April 15th, 2021|Why Solar|

When you think about solar panels, you might think about their environmental impacts, especially as Earth Day 2021 approaches. And it’s true -- going solar is a great way to do your part to ensure a healthier planet for all of us. But did you know that solar panels are more than just a way

Should I Switch to Solar Energy?

By |2021-04-19T14:54:13+00:00March 31st, 2021|Going Green, Solar 101, Why Solar|

“Should I switch to solar energy?” It’s a question that many people have likely asked themselves. While you may know about some of the benefits, you may not feel like you know enough to seriously consider it. Maybe it sounds like a hassle, maybe it seems confusing, or maybe it just seems too expensive. But

4 Ways Solar Panels Save Money in Retirement

By |2021-04-14T17:26:11+00:00March 18th, 2021|Why Solar|

You may have never considered it before, but solar panels are a great part of any retirement planning strategy. Don’t believe us? We’ll be happy to explain why solar panels make great financial sense for retirees. We’ve put together a list of four of the ways solar panels can help save money in retirement. Keep

5 Benefits of Solar for Commercial Properties

By |2021-04-14T20:11:50+00:00February 23rd, 2021|Going Green, Why Solar|

As a business owner or commercial property owner, you may be curious about solar panels. It may sometimes feel like everything you learn about solar is targeted toward residential solar customers. But did you know that investing in solar for your commercial property could be just as beneficial? Keep reading to learn 5 benefits of

Consider Solar Panels in Your Retirement Planning Strategy

By |2021-04-14T20:12:28+00:00February 4th, 2021|Going Green, Why Solar|

From the time we’re young adults, many of us are told again and again about the importance of planning for retirement. Whether it’s contributing to work-sponsored 401(k)s and getting an employer match or funding an IRA retirement account. Smart financial decisions can help make sure we’re set for later in life. But besides stashing money

Why Community Matters When it Comes to Solar Energy

By |2021-04-14T20:59:25+00:00January 5th, 2021|Going Green, Why Solar|

“It takes a village.” While this popular quote -- originally an African proverb -- is generally applied to the concept of raising a child, we at KC Solar believe it holds merit in another area. We truly believe in the importance of community in promoting the widespread adoption of solar energy. Whether it comes from