Author: Veronica Hodur

The Truth About Climate Change According to NASA

  The Earth's climate has been changing all throughout history. Just in the most recent 650,000 years, there have been seven cycles of glacial progression and retreat, with the unexpected end of the last ice age around 7,000 years prior denoting the start of the present...

The Benefits of Using Solar Power Over Fossil Fuels

"The debate over climate change has been looming over the years with neither side looking to agree any time soon. While this debate continues, one thing is clear, there are a numerous amount of benefits for switching to solar energy not just for you the...

Saving Money with Solar Panels

It’s summertime and now is the time to get the most savings out of your energy use by switching to residential solar panels, particularly if you live in one of the most radiant places on Earth - Las Vegas. No matter your views on climate...

Debating Net Metering in Nevada

Enough Is Enough: The Scary Debate about Net Metering in Nevada A personal note from Frank Rieger, CEO of Sol-Up USA At the same time we had to witness the bizarre debate in Carson City about SB374 yesterday where Nevada law makers were seriously debating a bill to...

Charge Your EV with Solar Power!

Sol-Up USA is dedicated to helping homeowners save money by creating free energy with Las Vegas' most abundant resource - the Sun! Sol-Up is now excited to offer the option for homeowners to conveniently solar power their electric vehicles with the addition of a GoSpace...

Contractors Disciplined for Using Unlicensed Subcontractors

The Nevada State Contractors Board recently brought to attention an issue of unlicensed contractors operating in Nevada. These are contractors that are out of state and partnering with local contractors to perform installations for Nevada residents. According to the Nevada State Contractors Board February Newsletter...

Six Reasons Why All I Want for Christmas Is More Solar!

There are plenty of reasons to get solar any time of the year, but we think these images capture the true joy of purchasing solar and knowing you've made a smart financial investment, especially during this holiday season! 1. Because when you install in the winter...

Rebate vs. Portfolio Energy Credits (PECs)

Solar Energy Incentives: Rebate vs. Portfolio Energy Credits Comparrison State Rebates and Portfolio Energy Credits or PECs (also called Solar Renewable Energy Certificates or SRECs in many states) have been fundamental in the development of the Solar industry. The rebate seems like a no brainer- a...

Las Vegas Solar Company to Utilize Drones

Drone now a part of Sol-Up USA engineering operation Las Vegas, NV, June 9, 2014 -  Sol-Up USA today announces the use of a flying drone to assess roof spaces, revolutionizing photovoltaic (pv) system design and allowing for more optimized and precise calculations and measurements. The...

Sol-Up Announces Partnership With APS Microinverters

APS Microinverters to be distributed by Sol-Up in Nevada market. Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 28, 2014 APS microinverters will be distributed by Las Vegas-based Sol-Up USA, under a first-time agreement between the two companies. The partnership establishes APS microinverter products in the Nevada market with one of...