Solar Facts & Fun

November 2015

Project Sunroof: Google to Map Out Roofs for Solar and Help You Contact Installers

By |2017-03-14T13:08:13+00:00November 26th, 2015|Categories: About Us, Recent Solar News, Solar Facts & Fun|Tags: , , , |

Even Google is getting into the solar business! Soon you will be able to "Google your House" to see if you have a good roof for solar. Google will even recommend nearby installers... I'm sure installers can be included in their searches for a "nominal fee". Take a quick look at [...]

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March 2015

MN Live Bald Eagle Cam — 100% Solar Power!

By |2017-03-14T13:08:16+00:00March 14th, 2015|Categories: Recent Solar News, Solar Facts & Fun, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Did you know that the name Aquilla means 'eagle'? Our Aquilla Solar offices are right here in Wabasha, Minnesota, which is also home to the National Eagle Center.  Located on the mighty Mississippi River, Wabasha is a great for eagle watching. Birds of all sorts are beginning their northern migration up the [...]

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Aquilla — What’s in a Name?

By |2017-03-14T13:08:16+00:00March 8th, 2015|Categories: Solar Facts & Fun|Tags: , , , |

The name "Aquilla" is Latin for "eagle", and is also the name of the Aquila constellation that can be seen soaring on outstretched wings through the Milky Way galaxy. The brightest star in the Aquila constellation is Altair, twice the size of our own sun, and one of the three stars of the Summer Triangle. The constellation [...]

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