Best Solar Chargers

12 Best Portable Solar Chargers and Panels of 2017

For the on-the-go person, investing in residential solar panels can seem beyond reason if you don’t spend much time at home. However, taking the steps to a more sustainable future is not out of reach. There is a large variety of portable, flexible and small solar panels that are easy to use and very effective. Remember, EcoKarma is all about …

Ecokarma - How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

What is a Carbon Footprint?

Most people know the term ‘carbon footprint’ has something to do with the impact of certain human behaviors on the environment. Many individuals will associate this term with time spent driving a car and the subsequent emissions that result from such actions. Some think of the carbon cap programs that are slowly becoming more commonplace in developed and even some developing …

Types of Solar Panels

Types of Solar Panels: Discover Six Types of Solar Cells

There are many types of solar cells on the market today. Technology in this field is constantly changing and developing. With the most recent development of monocrystalline solar cells, the efficiency rates of solar panels have greatly improved, making solar energy a much more viable option, especially for residential use. Polycrystalline panels are now constructed with much more durability than …

Solar Energy

Solar

Sunlight is the most abundant natural resource received by planet earth. Nearly all energy that is and has been used by living things on earth originated from the sun. The mighty sun is responsible for making the wind blow and the rain fall. Every year, we humans make leaps and bounds improving our capability to capture this source efficiently. Wherever …

Solar Energy Facts

Solar Energy Facts: Solar Energy 101

It’s surprising to think that we are halfway to the decade of 2020 and the use and implementation of solar energy are still making a climb to popularity. We here at EcoKarma can recall the “advancements” made in the 1980’s and 1990’s that claimed solar powered cars would be rampant by the turn of the century. While that hasn’t happened …

Best Solar Panels

Best Solar Panels for Homes, Yards, and RVs

Solar Energy has long been thought of as the utility of the future, but the future is now! With the cost of living steadily increasing, now is the time to reduce your electricity bills and simultaneously help cut the use of fossil fuels in your life. For more information check out our solar energy page, but if you’re ready to …