10 Tips on Staying Warm in a Winter Power Outage Without Solar Panels & A Battery

Living close to the coast, we are all too familiar with hurricanes causing power outages during the summer and autumn months. Regardless of whether...

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Ancient Indigenous Passive Solar Design for Modern Day Construction

Did you know that solar energy was once a primary consideration in ancient architecture? Without electricity or indoor plumbing, ancient civilizations had to develop...

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Local Solar Company Helps Abandoned Solar Customers

According to several news reports, Power Home Solar (dba Pink Energy) has closed their doors, leaving thousands of solar customers without a company to...

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World Humanitarian Day 2022: Revisiting Clinica de Santa Maria

When you flip the light switch, do you have any reservations of whether the lights will come on? What about if you get sick–is...

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Solar Panels in Space: Looking Back to Look Up

Last month, the James Webb Space Telescope revealed high-resolution photos of distant galaxies, including “the deepest and sharpest infrared image of the distant universe,”...

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Local Solar Company Ranks #1 for the 10th Year in a Row

For the tenth year in a row, Cape Fear Solar Systems is proud to be named one of the top solar contractors in the...

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Phone Call Scam Alert (callers stating they are from Carolina Solar, July 2022): We have been made aware that agents claiming to represent Carolina...

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Cape Fear Solar Installer Becomes NABCEP® Certified

Jackson Fyfe, Solar Installer for Cape Fear Solar Systems has earned the solar industry’s leading recognition from the North American Board of Certified Energy...

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Leveraging Smart Home Automation with Solar Panels

Smart technology is not a new concept. For years now, the Internet of Things (IoT) has included digital thermostats syncing with outside weather conditions,...

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NC Supreme Court Upholds NC Homeowners’ Right to Install Solar

RALEIGH, N.C., June 21, 2022—On Friday, the Supreme Court of North Carolina issued an order in a case between a Wake County homeowner and...

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Cape Fear Solar Systems Celebrates 15 Years of Solar Excellence

It is hard to believe that it’s been 15 years since we first opened our doors. A business that started inside of a garage...

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Cape Fear Solar Systems Honors Veterans with Solar Panel Design

Local solar installation company, Cape Fear Solar Systems designed and installed a solar array in the shape of an American flag to honor U.S....

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Net Metering 101: Energy Independence While Connected to the Grid

Your home will not consume 100% of the energy your solar panels produce, as soon as it’s produced. You don’t always have every appliance...

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Local Solar Company Recognized for Excellence

Solar Design and Installation for Coastal Beverage Company Earn Prestigious Award Local solar installation company, Cape Fear Solar Systems was selected as SunPower’s regional...

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Electric Vehicles Are No Longer the Distant Future, They’re the Present

When you think of all-electric vehicles (EVs), what is the first thing that comes to mind? Do you think of energy independence, soaring gas...

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