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Arnergy has successfully closed a bridge round of $ 3 million financing with the infusion of capital by one of its Series A investors, All On.

The Challenge of Grid Collapse for Homes & Businesses

Solving the Challenge of Grid Collapse

With this solution, you get lithium-ion batteries, monocrystalline solar PV panels, an inverter, and access to a real-time monitoring tool to monitor and manage your energy consumption. Not to mention, the power of the sun in the palm of your hands, literally.

A solution to rising electricity costs

Is There a Solution to the Rising Electricity Costs?

While generators are sometimes effective at delivering the energy needs of businesses, they often attract high fueling and servicing costs, counterfeit products, poor technicians, theft, diesel pilferage, as well as harmful health and environmental risks.

Eleven Reasons To Go Solar in 2022

Eleven Reasons To Go Solar in 2022

It’s no secret that solar energy has several advantages for businesses, organizations, and property owners. That is why we are providing you with eleven reasons why you should go solar…

Reliable Electricity at your Fingertips

Reliable Electricity at Your Fingertips

One of the biggest challenges you would face in Nigeria today is shortage of electricity. Many homes and businesses are having difficulties keeping their lights on let alone power their appliances.

arnergy solar panel on roof

Do Solar Panels Damage Your Roof? What you Need to Know.

So, there’s a general misconception that solar panels harm the roof of the house. Well, this is because the panels are placed on the rooftops to get maximal exposure to sunlight. However, how true is this belief about solar panels damaging the roof of your house? Let’s find out! Modern roofs are made up of mostly asphalt, metal, tiles, tar & gravel. Roofs act as a cover to the building and structure and add aesthetics to the house. While most roofs can last for up to 50 years, every roof has a lifespan that can cause leaks and structural damage to your building when exceeded. Damages to rooftops are often caused by extreme weather conditions, poor installations, and bird droppings which are acidic.  On the other hand, solar panels are made from silicon, a hard and brittle crystalline solid that is the second most abundant element on the earth, after oxygen. Silicon is used in making ceramics, bricks, and transistors. It is widely used in computer chips and solar cells. It is also a vital component of portland cement and is used in the production of fire bricks. Solar panels are mounted on roofs using a lag bolt and flashing.

Best Appliances for Solar Power Systems

Best Appliances for Solar Power Systems

In 1992, the Energy Star program was established to promote energy-saving innovations. The Energy Star label placed on products indicated that such products use less energy than other products in that category…

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