Solar Energy 101

Solar energy resources & links

Solar resources

Visit the sites below to learn more about solar industry programs and tools available to help you understand and evaluate getting a solar system for your home or business.

SolarWorld's sustainability programs

Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) PV Watts online solar calculator

Solar Energy Industries Association – get your elected officials on board

The Energy Information Administration – see where America’s energy comes from

Green Idea House

Home Power magazine – energy solutions for your home

Solar Pro Magazine – free trade journal for solar professionals

Solar Energy International – solar information and advanced training

Solar Oregon – Learn about solar energy in the great Northwest

SunEnergy Power International – Solar for the developing world