Solar Wolf Energy Blog
The Solar Wolf Energy Blog is a place for us to share our thoughts and opinions about the Solar industry, the movement to adapting clean & renewable energy, and news about our incredible company - Solar Wolf Energy Inc.
March 18th is the birthday of Rudolf Diesel, the man who invented the diesel engine in 1900. To commemorate his contributions to the world, we want to talk a little about his favorite type of fuel - biodiesel! Rudolf Diesel was a huge supporter of plant-based fuels, and his original engine prototype was designed to run off peanut oil. In fact, in 1912, during a speech, R. Diesel was quoted as saying “…the use of vegetable oils for engine fuels...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
Women in Construction Week is March 6-13! Join Us in Celebrating the Hard Working Ladies of the Solar Industry
The second week of March 2021 is Women in Construction Week! This week is an annual period of awareness for women working in male-dominated building vocations. It was started after the success of the National Association of Women in Construction founded in 1953. Back then, there were even less women in the industry than there are now, and many of them worked in support roles instead of the job site. However, it quickly gained popularity as...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
Go Green with Us for St. Patrick's Day! Join the #SWETrashTag Challenge to Make Your Community Greener!
This March 17th is one of the most iconic holidays for Irish Americans, or just anyone who likes wearing green - St. Patrick’s Day! To initiate the festivities, we want to encourage our readers to participate in a challenge that will help make our world a little greener. A lot of organizations share tips on going green for St. Patty’s, but we like to mix things up here at Solar Wolf. We want to start a trend that will motivate people to get...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
This Thursday, February 11, was the day people around the world take to acknowledge the contributions of women to science fields, as well as the importance of empowering girls and women to get involved in the sciences. We wanted to talk about this topic, because women in science fields are important to us. A large portion of our leadership team is women, and we wouldn't have the successful company we have today without them. We all owe our...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
As a national presence in residential and commercial solar energy installation, we at Solar Wolf Energy love renewables more than most. We’re huge supporters of clean energy transition because we know it is the best path our society can take towards reducing greenhouse gas emissions, minimizing the harmful impacts of climate change, and preserving our natural resources. However, we also know that balance and moderation are key elements of any...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
International Polar Bear Day is Coming Up this Saturday. How Does Solar Help Protect Vulnerable Species?
This Saturday, we’ll be observing an international day of awareness for one of the most well-loved apex predators on Earth: the polar bear! Officially classified as Ursus maritimus, the polar bear is an iconic creature that rules the Arctic circle. It is the largest extant bear species on the planet! This powerful animal is considered the most carnivorous of all bear species, feeding primarily on ringed and bearded seals. Though their food...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
Presidents Day is typically a great time to purchase a car. Dealerships love to hold promotional events this time of year, so if you’re in the market for a new vehicle, Presidents Day is prime time to go car shopping! This year, the circumstances are a little different than usual, but these strange times may actually improve the outlook on car purchasing options for consumers. Over the last year, because the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted just...Alex "Solar Girl" Steeleread more
More Money In Your Pocket; Congress Extends The Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) at 26% Until End of 2022
What Is The Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)?The solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) is one of the most important federal policy mechanisms to support the growth of solar energy in the United States. Since the ITC was enacted in 2006, the U.S. solar industry has grown by more than 10,000% - creating hundreds of thousands of jobs and investing billions of dollars in the U.S. economy in the process.The Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) Gets...Mike "Tech Overlord" Colletteread more