3 Best Roofing Materials for Texas Homes

July 20th, 2016|

Roofs come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and materials. From region to region and style to style, there are various roofing materials that work best. All of this is due to weather and climate as well as the aesthetic of where you are. Here are our top 3 roofing materials for Texas homes.

1. S […]

Roofing Contractors vs. Solar Roofing Contractors

July 6th, 2016|

One of the frequent questions that is asked in the contractor world is what is the difference between a roofing contractor and a solar roofing contractor? At Global Efficient Energy, we are a solar roofing contractor in Texas and want to make it a bit clearer the difference between roofing contractors and solar roofing contractors. […]

What does a Roofer do?

June 29th, 2016|

Roofers work on new installations of roofs and solar panels, as well as renovations and repairs on existing projects. From the title of the position alone, you can surmise that roofers generally are atop your roof in order to complete their job. Part contractor, part balancing expert, part solar expert, a good roofer is someone […]

Renewables Are The Fastest Growing Energy Source

May 18th, 2016|

According to a new federal report entitled International Energy Outlook 2016, renewables are the fastest growing energy source worldwide. This report was published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Within the report, they detail that there will be a sharp decline in energy generation from coal which is perhaps the most harmful to the environment. In […]

Solar Energy Is Now Cheaper Than Coal In India

April 19th, 2016|

Renewable energy usage is one of the most vital parts of the global climate change prevention initiatives. Following the Paris conference, nations across the world are becoming more aggressive in their drive towards renewables such as solar energy.
What has been interesting thus far is the more populous countries seem to be pursuing it far […]

Do Solar Panels Wear Out?

April 12th, 2016|

A very common question asked by home owners interested in going solar panel is do solar panels wear out? The best answer is: eventually.
Solar panels are made to withstand the most direct sunlight, day in and day out. If you have ever spent any time on your rooftop, then you know how hot it can […]

Solar Panels In Dallas

April 5th, 2016|

Dallas, Texas is one of the fastest growing cities in the country for solar panels. Over the last few years, there has been a significant increase in both residential and commercial solar.
It comes as a surprise to some that desert states such as Nevada and Arizona are struggling to increase solar while here in Dallas solar […]

Home Insulation In Texas

March 28th, 2016|

Home insulation is a vital investment for any home owner. Often, Texas home owners neglect having their home properly insulated as insulation is often thought of as a cold weather only solution.
This is in fact not true! Insulation in Texas is very important and will save any home owner money if their home is properly […]

France’s Solar Road

February 2nd, 2016|

Last August, we wrote about roads that could have the ability to charge electric vehicles while they drove. Now, France is taking it to the next level with a new undertaking of solar powering homes using the surface area of roads.
France is clearly taking no rest after the green energy summit as they announced this large […]