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What are the pros and cons of solar shingles?

 

Solar shingles are one of the newest ways to introduce your home to renewable energy. According to the Solar Energy Industry Association, the U.S. reached a cumulative 53.3 gigawatts of solar energy capacity in 2017, enough to power over 10 million homes. And if you’re reading this, you’re likely interested in upgrading your home to get in on the action while the 30% solar tax credit remains.

Let’s compare solar shingles to conventional photovoltaic technologies and discuss what you need to know before buying solar panels for your home.

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