Read at PortlandTribune.com
Solar energy panels have gained visibility in neighborhoods across the country. Where it once was a rarity to see solar panels on the roofs of homes, today, a stroll or drive around a given community is bound to reveal several homeowners have transitioned to solar power. You may be wondering if the investment is worth it.
"Solar panels can be placed anywhere there is abundant sunlight, such as in open fields. In residential areas, they're often placed on roofs to get the most sun exposure."