Category Archives: News and Updates

Happy Father’s Day June 18, 2017

Celebrating the Dads that are part of the Yes Solar Solutions family. Raising (or have raised) responsible,  hard working, ethical and environmentally conscious “kids”!

Outback Power, Off-Grid Battery Backup June 15, 2017

Outback Power was at the Yes Solar Solutions Headquarters to talk off-grid battery backup

The Energy Express Last week, we had the opportunity to meet with the folks at Outback Power on their cross country tour “The Energy Express”. OutBack Power Technologies, Inc. is a global designer and manufacturer of cutting edge power conversion solutions that provide reliable electric power for the renewable energy, backup power, marine and mobile … Continue reading Outback Power, Off-Grid Battery Backup »

Tesla Model S Test Drive and The Powerwall June 2, 2017

The Tesla Model X and the Yes Solar Solutions Truck

Taking A Road Trip Seeing as though Yes Solar Solutions is the only certified Tesla Powerwall  storage installer in North Carolina, we thought it only made sense to go get familiar with the Tesla electric vehicles currently available in the market today.  So we ventured over to the Raleigh location to meet with some of … Continue reading Tesla Model S Test Drive and The Powerwall »

Powering Your Electric Vehicle with Solar May 19, 2017

By Drew Chandler, Energy Specialist  Getting Rid of Gas So you ditched your gas guzzling internal combustion engine vehicle (ICE) for an electric vehicle (EV)–congratulations! In addition to being quiet, low maintenance, and fun to drive, EV’s powered by the electric grid are undoubtedly cleaner than their ICE counterparts. According to the US Department of … Continue reading Powering Your Electric Vehicle with Solar »

Elon Musk Announces Tesla Solar Roof Now On Sale May 11, 2017

Yes Solar Solutions Booth, Kathy and Drew talking about the Powerwall 2

Last night, Elon Musk took to twitter to announce the much anticipated news:  Solar roof (solar shingles) sales would begin in most countries throughout the world starting today (May 10, 2017).  Musk/Tesla also put forth a delivery date in the US in late 2017.  Also as important as the revolutionary solar roof news, the warranty … Continue reading Elon Musk Announces Tesla Solar Roof Now On Sale »

2016 National Solar Jobs Census

2016 National Solar Jobs Census

2016  Solar Jobs – Summary The Solar Foundation has released its 2016 National Solar Jobs Census, and it is exciting! The solar industry continues to grow and outpace most other sectors of the economy, further establishing solar as the energy source of the future.  The National Solar Jobs Census series provides current and statistically valid data from … Continue reading 2016 National Solar Jobs Census »

Working On Behalf Of The Solar Industry May 10, 2017

NCCEBA and Yes Solar Solutions

Yes Solar Solutions, Stew Miller, NCCEBA Members Visit The NC DEQ On Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Stew Miller, Co-Founder and President of Yes Solar Solutions, joined a group of fellow North Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance (NCCEBA) members and NCCEBA’s lobbying team in briefing the Department of Environmental Quality on issues facing the NCCEBA members. … Continue reading Working On Behalf Of The Solar Industry »

Solar Financing May 4, 2017

zero percent financing, Solar Financing

We make solar simple.  We offer special financing for our solar energy solutions, $0 Down and 0% Interest for up to 18 Months. In addition: 30% Federal Tax Credit Helps Pay For Your System Up To 80% (Or More) Reduction In Your Electric Bill Yes Solar is proud to be the only NABCEP-accredited solar installation company … Continue reading Solar Financing »

Solar Farms Moving to Mountaintops – It Is Possible April 25, 2017

Row of Solar Panels-Yes Solar Solutions, North Carolina, South Carolina Solar Panel Installation Company

Interesting information coming out of Eastern Kentucky as two companies in partnership are exploring what solar farms would look like where mountaintops previously reached about 400 ft. higher into the sky.  Berkeley Energy Group and EDF Renewable Energy are executing engineering and feasibility studies at two sites near Pikeville, Kentucky.  The project would transform two mountaintop-removal … Continue reading Solar Farms Moving to Mountaintops – It Is Possible »

Earth Day 2017 April 22, 2017

April 22, Earth Day, draws attention to environmental concerns and highlights the correlation between pollution, public health and the health of every living organism on the planet.  The day also marks the anniversary of the modern era environmental movement starting in 1970. There was a lot going on in 1970, with the atmosphere swirling around the … Continue reading Earth Day 2017 »