There are many aspects about photovoltaic (PV) systems that you need to know prior to purchasing. Basic knowledge will help in assuring that your purchase is an informed decision. Pacific Islands Construction believes that with information, consumers will make the right decision for themselves. Almost all manufacturers of solar modules […]

Doing Your Solar Energy Homework (Hawaii Renovation 9/9/12)

The photovoltaic (PV) system that you have or are considering purchasing should have an inspection every year as well as maintenance performed on the system. Consumers are led to believe that their PV systems are maintenance-free and that if there is ever a problem, the warranty will cover it. Unfortunately, […]

Why Your Photovoltaic System Requires an Annual Inspection (Hawaii Renovation)

Pacific Islands Construction July 7, 2012 Posted in: Energy • Exterior • Roofing Pacific Islands Construction has a goal to help those considering a photovoltaic system for their home become more knowledgeable. Having knowledge is a great equalizer between the buyer and seller, but generally the buyer is at a […]

Helping Homeowners Learn About PV Systems (Hawaii Renovation 7/8/12)

June 9, 2012 Posted in: Energy Solar electric systems provide power during daylight hours or when the sun is shining, but what about providing energy when there is no sunlight? At Pacific Islands Construction, we work tirelessly to bring you products and services at the cutting edge of energy efficiency […]

Giving Wind Energy Systems a Whirl (Hawaii Renovation)

Pacific Islands Construction June 2, 2012 POSTED IN: ENERGY • EXTERIOR • ROOFING Pacific Islands Construction (PIC) provides energy solutions with product installation for solar energy (PV), solar thermal (hot water) and wind energy. As a solutions-based contractor, installing high-quality equipment that will provide long-term service is the company’s goal. Its product line […]

Putting Energy Into Wind, Solar Power (Hawaii Renovation Article)

May 5, 2012 POSTED IN: ENERGY • EXTERIOR • ROOFING Pacific Islands Construction has found that there are many things one should know prior to choosing a photovoltaic system. Knowledge about the products and the company that will be installing the system are just part of the story. The following is […]

Things to Consider When Buying a PV System

Groundbreaking wind technology enables flexible building integration At Pacific Islands Construction, we work tirelessly to bring you products and services at the cutting edge of energy-efficiency and sustainability. In that pursuit, we are proud to present the Zefr, a small wind turbine that operates as part of the modular and […]

Efficiency, Flexibility, and Savings with Zefr and the Wind Array ...

Pacific Islands Construction April 7, 2012 Pacific Islands Construction has a goal to help photovoltaic (PV) owners and those considering solar energy for their home become more knowledgeable about their purchase. As a general rule, most systems are sold without any maintenance plans, and owners believe that the warranties will […]

Maintaining Solar Energy Systems (Hawaii Renovation Magazine)

February 11, 2012 Posted in: Energy • Exterior • Roofing Choosing a photovoltaic system (PV system) for your home or business is a first-time experience for most. The evaluation process for choosing a system and/or contractor can be difficult. Pacific Islands Construction’s goal is to educate the consumer and hopefully […]

The Facts About Photovolataics (Hawaii Renovation)

Posted in: Energy • Exterior • Roofing Kyocera has been manufacturing solar modules for more than 35 years, far longer than most manufacturers in the industry today. The Kyocera modules will probably never be the cheapest in the industry, but there are none constructed better. In the end, since these […]

The ‘Best Choice’ for Solar (Hawaii Renovation Jan. 28, 2011)

Posted in: Energy • Exterior • Roofing As consumers have purchased solar energy (photovoltaic systems) in greater numbers this past year, those buying systems in the new year need to acquaint themselves with the nuances of the industry. Pacific Islands Construction believes that what has become apparent is consumers need […]

The Things You Need to Know About Solar Energy (Hawaii ...

November 27, 2011 Posted in: Energy • Exterior • Roofing Recent events in the photovoltaic industry regarding the financial conditions of most manufacturers should cause concern among consumers. The cost per watt has been falling over the last six months and now its effect has started to be realized. What […]

The State of Solar Manufacturing Today (Hawaii Renovation Magazine Nov. ...