1. Advantages of Home Solar Batteries

    Maybe you already have solar panels installed on your roof and are enjoying the benefits of off-the-grid electricity. Maybe you’re enjoying your longer pool season with your solar pool heater. If you haven’t already thought about installing solar home batteries, however, you still have so many advantages to unlock.    Solar panels can decrease your energy bills, which is fantastic, but witho…Read More

  2. Uses for Solar Power

    The idea of harnessing the sun's energy for humans is nothing new. In fact, people have been using solar power in its most rudimentary form since the 7th century BC when it was first documented that people used a magnifying glass to start fires for cooking and for heat. This procedure was amplified by the Greeks and the Romans in the 3rd century AD when they used mirrors to bounce sunlight to star…Read More

  3. Solar and Battery Storage

    As you know by now Mirasol Fafco is in the solar business. We are South Florida’s premier energy company. Our solar solutions are proven to provide an eco-friendly option for reducing the environmental impact of the power infrastructure that is not run off of sustainable energy. The sun is a valuable source of energy and harnessing it in the proper way is critical to utilizing this ideal power s…Read More

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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, home, and pool with the natural energy from the sun.  Our solar electric systems and solar products may seem a little pricey upfront but they will save thousands of dollars on your elect…Read More

  10. 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