Solar & Storage Blog

CES blogs about solar & storage news, O&M, and other company updates

The NFPA 70B Experts at CES O&M Protect Your Assets

The NFPA 70B Experts at CES O&M Protect Your Assets

NFPA 70B, the Standard Practice for Electrical Equipment Maintenance includes major updates for 2023. Previously “recommended” practices have become “required”. This is limited to oversight by AHJs for now, but the writing is on the wall. The new requirements will be...

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Spring into Summer Solar Maintenance Checklist!

Spring into Summer Solar Maintenance Checklist!

Maximize Productivity! High production season has arrived! An annual preventative inspection ensures your solar system is living up to its potential. Our expert technicians prevent reduced energy generation every day. Are you ready to harness the sun for optimal...

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Solar and Battery Incentives for Illinois’ Businesses

Solar and Battery Incentives for Illinois’ Businesses

Legislation at both the State and Federal level has put Illinois at the forefront of the renewable markets in the US.  Incentives and favorable tax credits for commercial solar and large-scale energy storage are assisting in getting these projects approved from the...

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Power on Productivity in 3 Steps!

Power on Productivity in 3 Steps!

Ensure ROI and prevent unplanned repair costs and production losses with our expert O&M services. Commit to proactive PV maintenance with a 3-step plan for increased productivity in 2023 and beyond.   1. Start with a Solar Analysis Let the experts at CES...

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Solar Operations & Maintenance Plans for the New Year

Solar Operations & Maintenance Plans for the New Year

The New Year is a great time for fresh starts, organizing, and planning for the future. Here we review the key aspects that are crucial to managing any Solar O&M program and how CES can help. Tips and best practices to manage your program    System Knowledge...

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Continental Energy Solutions’ Brand New Look

Continental Energy Solutions’ Brand New Look

We’ve updated our logo! We’re proud to announce the launch of our new company logo as part of our continued growth and pursuit of innovation. The logo reflects who Continental Energy Solutions is today and our forward trajectory towards the future and expansion. After...

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Solar Fire Safety and Peace of Mind 

Solar Fire Safety and Peace of Mind 

October is National Fire Prevention Month. Through raising awareness and education, we promote solar fire safety as a priority to be taken seriously with simple planning and prevention methods. Fire safety is an earnest concern in the home. We equip ourselves with...

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