Day: May 3, 2019

Advantages of Rooftop Solar over Utility-Scale Solar

Advantages of Rooftop Solar over Utility-Scale Solar

Advantages of Rooftop Solar over Utility-Scale Solar

05/03/19

“What are the advantages of rooftop solar over utility-scale solar?”

In the solar energy resources world right now, there is a fierce debate over which technology should lead the way, rooftop solar or utility-scale. Although going for the utility way has its benefits, there are also advantages in rooftop distribution. Specifically, rooftop solar minimizes transmission loss by being closer to consumers, had more flexibility in orientation, can be easily tied to a battery, and gives people a sense of ownership. These are the Advantages of Rooftop Solar over Utility-Scale Solar.