Category Archives: Solar Panels

A Hard Water Solution that works

Finally!  Heliotex has dealt with the hard water issue in Southern California since its inception.  We have tried many different options, ranging from reverse osmosis units, water softeners and other types of filters.  We have finally found a solution for hard water spotting.                 The problem in California is the changing mix of water sources.  […]

Heliotex installs system for Unity Forest Products in Yuba City, California

Heliotex is pleased to announce that it has installed an automatic solar panel cleaning system on the high elevated carport at Unity Forest Products.  There are 549 solar panels on the carport.                         Commercial installations such as Unity Forest Products create a lot of dust and debris during product manufacturing.  This results in the […]

Can I clean my own solar panels?

Yes, you can. A certain amount of care and planning should occur before you do. While we do not recommend manual cleaning if you are not trained or experienced walking around on a rooftop or around solar panels, you should consider the following if you do wish to do so. For sake of discussion, we […]