Solar and parking converge: Marshall to convert to LED lights
With everyone looking to save money, especially on energy, the installation of solar systems continues to gain in popularity, especially in California, which is the No. 1 state for solar energy.
According to the California Solar Energy Industries Association, California installed more megawatts of solar energy in 2013 than it did in the last 30 years combined.
Typically these solar systems are either mounted on roofs, poles or on ground-level structures. However, these types of mountings often come with some downsides.
A lack of ventilation in roof-mounted solar panels can reduce their efficiency and life span because of heat buildup. They also ...