Solar Panels

Leading the Way

At Lighthouse we are always looking to find ways to do better. Our team of experts are always learning from our projects, partners, and industry as a whole and are happy to share our knowledge. Here you will find some of our latest industry happenings, technical tips and new product offerings.

A Journey To A Net Zero Energy Home

A Journey To A Net Zero Energy Home

Solar Panel System with Battery Storage As the extreme weather event such as heatwaves, hurricanes, floods, wildfires, drought, and rising sea levels is emerging, rooftop solar panels offer an affordable solution to restore natural systems with renewable, carbon-free...

Attention Austin Energy Customers!

Attention Austin Energy Customers!

August 31st is the last day to secure the Austin Energy $3500 summer rebate! Are you surprised by your summer electric bill? July has been the earth’s hottest month on record. Solar panels are the best tool to combat a high electricity bill and save money. If you’ve...

Solar Tax Credit Is Stepping Down in 2020

Solar Tax Credit Is Stepping Down in 2020

Rooftop Solar Panels - Designed & Installed by LighthouseSolar What Is the Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)?  The solar Investment Tax Credit is one of the most important federal policies to support the expansion of solar energy in the United States. The ITC...

Our Take On The Tesla Rooftop Solar Panel

We’ve been hearing a lot of buzz in the industry surrounding Tesla’s recent announcement of the “Tesla Solar Roof” product. Being designers and installers of solar technologies we wanted to share some of our thoughts on this product announcement and hopefully clear up...

How Can Net Metering Benefit You?

Net Metering is a system that allows you to send the excess electricity your system produces back to the electricity grid and receive credits that can then be applied to your utility bill. Without net metering, a homeowner must pay for the electricity they use at...

The Seasonality of Solar Energy Production

As an owner of a solar system or when considering going solar, it’s helpful to understand what your system will output over the course of the four seasons. Here in the northeastern United States we do see significant variation in daily energy output from our systems...