1. Solar for Personal Use

    It seems that everywhere you turn these days, the solar revolution is touching different aspects of our lives. At Mirasol Fafco, we are noticing this new trend simply because we have been Sarasota’s number one solar dealer for over 40 years. We have watched the technology grow and adapt to different uses. We introduced solar pool heating, and provided the suncoast a viable way to heat their swim…Read More

  2. The Power Plant Of The Future Is Here.

    It's In Your Home World Economic Forum- Nov. 14, 2017 By Tony Pan, Chief Executive Officer, Modern Electron The price of solar power has fallen dramatically in the past four decades. This wonderful development has empowered individuals to install solar panels in their homes and produce their own energy. Individuals with home solar have become more independent and can avoid potential increases in…Read More

  3. The Truth About Amendment 1 and Net Metering

    In this three-part series, we have taken a closer look at Amendment 1 and how Florida’s voters and the solar industry will be affected by it should it pass. If you missed the previous articles, you can find them here and here. Today we are going to finish this series by examining net metering in more detail and why big utility companies back the plan to eradicate it. Is Net Metering Unfair? The …Read More

  4. How Florida’s Big Utility Companies Plan to Destroy Solar Energy

    Amendment 1 is backed by big utility companies like Florida Power & Light as well as Duke Energy. These companies are throwing their support behind this amendment because they are the ones who stand to gain the most should it pass. Big companies like this already monopolize the industry, profiting from the sale of electricity. Without strong competition from the solar industry, there is no inc…Read More

  5. About Amendment 1

    This November, Floridians will join Americans all over the country and head to the polls to vote on decisions that will have an impact extending far into the future. This voting season, Florida is being faced with a particularly crucial challenge: Amendment 1. There are proponents on both sides of the issue, and the rhetoric coming from both sides of the aisle can leave voters with conflicting inf…Read More

  6. Benefits Of Going Solar Continued

    In our previous blog we discussed some of the main benefits of switching to solar energy in your Sarasota home: The investment and the savings. Today we will be diving deeper into that conversation as we cover payback periods, guaranteed performance, and preserving the environment. Financing If you do choose to finance your solar energy system, the interest rates are low making it easy to make aff…Read More

  7. Benefits Of Going Solar

    Going solar has a litany of benefits. The first and foremost of those benefits is, making a difference in the world. By going solar, you are helping to preserve precious nonrenewable resources. Making a difference is a huge reason for investing a solar energy system in your Sarasota home, but there are many other personally beneficial reasons to opt for solar panel installation as well. The Saving…Read More

  8. Get The Facts

    Green is on the rise and with so many individuals looking to make a difference in the sustainability of our planet, solar energy is on the rise too.  At Mirasol Fafco Solar, we want to help you heat your water  and pool with the natural energy from the sun.  Our solar electric systems may seem a little pricey upfront but they will save thousands of dollars on your electric bill in the long run.…Read More

  9. Beating Energy Costs One Solar Panel At A Time

    Energy costs just keep rising and it doesn't seem like it's going to change any time soon... We've all most probably heard about the cost of solar energy and how far out of range it can be for most families. In this article, I'll outline some important notes that can help you save a lot of money and also share some general information about the caveats of the government rebate system. About The Go…Read More

  10. The Advantages of Solar Energy

    There is no doubt that reduced pollution is one of the greatest advantages of using solar panels. You do not need to be a fervent ecologist to realize the severity of the environmental problems that affect out world today. The fuel crisis, the pollution, climate changes, all these issues affect us one way or the other. There is no point in denying either their importance, or our responsibility in …Read More