C-PACE financing goes live in Oklahoma County
Earlier this week, Oklahoma County authorized the use of C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy) Financing for commercial property owners within its borders. This is an exciting development, as it opens up this powerful financing tool that has been successfully deployed in many other parts of the country to developers and property owners here in […]Read More
Oklahoma Hail – How tough are solar panels?
The first question on many Oklahomans’ minds when considering solar panels for the home is, “What happens to my solar panels during hail season?” At Solar Creations, we select solar panels that undergo rigorous testing to prove their ability to withstand whatever Oklahoma weather may come their way. In many cases, the panels will come […]Read More
Home Battery Backup – A helpful look at the Enphase Encharge System for Residential Solar in Oklahoma
Many home battery backup systems rely on a critical loads subpanel, which is essentially a second electrical panel where certain circuits are moved so that only these circuits receive power from the batteries during a utility grid outage. This ensures that the battery system doesn’t get overloaded, and it also provides maximum backup time by removing power-hungry devices that aren’t critical from the scenario when using the battery bank.Read More
Federal solar investment tax credit (ITC) extended
Oklahoma is among the top states in the nation for solar energy production potential (Project Sunroof Data Explorer, 2018), and more homes and businesses are making the switch to solar every year. Today’s solar power systems are incredibly capable and affordable, and the recent extension of the Federal Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) means there’s never been a better time to go solar in Oklahoma.Read More