Brilliant Harvest president earns NABCEP certification for solar PV installation

Brilliant Harvest president earns NABCEP certification for solar PV installation

Bill Johnson, founder and president of Brilliant Harvest, LLC has earned his certification as a solar PV (photovoltaic) installer from the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This certification is the highest professional certification that can be earned in the solar energy industry and puts Johnson into an elite group: there are currently…

Which Solar Panels Should I Use on My House?

Which Solar Panels Should I Use on My House?

What key points should a homeowner consider when comparing solar panels? The key factors to consider when comparing solar panels are performance (they should produce the power that the rating leads you to expect), quality, durability and beneficial warranty terms. Aesthetics can also play a role in a consumer’s decision-making process. While online research should…

Brilliant Harvest extends solar charitable incentive

Brilliant Harvest extends solar charitable incentive

In November, Brilliant Harvest announced a charitable incentive to go solar: we pledged to donate $1,000 to the Sarasota Audubon Society (SAS) for every Audubon Society member who purchased a 10kW solar electric system on their home or business. The original deadline was January 9, the grand opening date of the new Nature Center at the Celery Fields….

FAQ: How do the changing seasons impact my solar system’s performance?

FAQ: How do the changing seasons impact my solar system’s performance?

We are asked all the time about the factors that can impact the energy output of a solar array. Geography is certainly one of the top factors. With approximately two-thirds of its days per year being sunny, Florida ranks third in the nation for rooftop solar potential (due to its solar resources and its population)….

Brilliant Harvest offers charitable incentive to go solar

Brilliant Harvest offers charitable incentive to go solar

Through January 9, 2016, we have pledged to donate $1,000 to the Sarasota Audubon Society for every Audubon member who purchases a 10kW solar electric system on their home or business. We are doing this to celebrate the grand opening of the Audubon Society’s new Nature Center on January 9. We installed the solar array…

How will you attach the solar array to the roof of my house?

How will you attach the solar array to the roof of my house?

This is a very common question when people talk to us about solar energy. No matter what type of roof you have, Brilliant Harvest exceed Florida’s tough wind load standards. There is almost no greater challenge to building in Florida than addressing the threat or actual instances of dangerously high winds; making sure the solar…

Floridians deserve choices for powering homes and businesses

Floridians deserve choices for powering homes and businesses

By Bill Johnson President, Brilliant Harvest, LLC When it comes to electricity, Florida consumers do not have a choice. The sale of electricity is centrally controlled by the Florida Public Service Commission, with only one state-sanctioned utility company allowed to sell electricity in any given geographic region. Consumer choice is what drives our economy forward…