Maintenance Archives - Eagle Point Solar

What do I do with the ground under a ground mounted solar array?

There are a variety of options you can choose for landscaping underneath ground mounted solar panels. Plant life including wildflowers, vegetables and grasses are very successful under panels. Shaded plants require less water and help to keep the temperature under the panels cooler in turn maximizing the panels efficiency. Other options include rocks or mulch […]



How much maintenance does a solar system need?

With no moving parts and quality components solar panels require very little maintenance. In fact, their design ensures the glass remains relatively clean by naturally being exposed to the rain and snow.


Do I need to clean the solar panels?

Generally, there is no need to clean the panels as Mother Nature takes care of that in the Midwest. Spring rains and winter snows provide the best glass cleaning for solar panels.