Entries by USA Solar Electric

Earth Day: Help Protect the Earth by Going Solar

Earth Day was first observed in the U.S. in 1970, and now observed in 192 countries worldwide. While it is good to recall history and how the Earth Day has all started, it’s also important that we think about the environmental movements that are being carried out lately. Let’s talk about electricity. Electricity generated by […]

Top 5 Solar Power Myths

SOLAR MYTH #1 “Solar panels hurt the U.S. economy.” FALSE In 2009, the solar industry employed around 50,000 Americans. It has now grown to over 100,000. At around July to September of 2011, the U.S. solar energy market grew 140%, therefore making it one of the fastest growing sectors in the economy.