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About Solar Energy
Solar power is energy from the sun that is transformed into thermal or electrical energy.
Solar energy is the cleanest and most abundant renewable resource source available, and the United States has some of the richest solar resources worldwide. Modern innovation can harness this energy for a variety of usages, consisting of producing electricity, supplying light or a comfortable interior environment, and heating water for domestic, commercial, or industrial usage.
Solar power makes it possible for home owners to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning unit, washing clothing, enjoying TV, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous homeowners discover that the convenience, special functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.
Leading Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably decrease or even eliminate your electrical costs
Whether you're a property owner, service, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can comprise a big part of your month-to-month costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will decrease your energy bills and you'll still save a great deal of cash.
#2 Make an excellent return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power costs cost savings, the typical American homeowner pays off their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure against rising energy costs
One of the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility costs. In the previous 10 years, domestic electricity prices have increased by approximately three percent every year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a business or property owner with changing money flow, going solar likewise helps you better projection and manage your expenditures.
#4 Increase your property worth
Multiple research studies have actually found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater home worths and sell quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, demand for homes equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential component of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from price fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and assist your local economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market included tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This development is expected to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent method to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A normal property photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to four heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are necessary components of an organization's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that decide to operate properly. Businesses are finding that "green" credentials are an effective chauffeur of consumer acquiring decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing business results.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no money down.
Numerous homeowners decide to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This means that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You just pay the solar service provider for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy business.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The utility business are well-known for their changing and undependable electricity costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and basic math, we can compute how much electrical power will be generated, and most importantly, at what price, for a minimum of the next 20 years (repaired energy costs).
What are the various payment options?
We have many flexible purchasing agreements for customers who would like to install a new home solar system. There are three different payment options, making them a viable choice for customers of all budgets. The payment options include Lease, PPA, and Purchase.
- Low, fixed payments each month
- System insurance for 20 years, including maintenance
- Flexible end-of-term options, including system upgrade, lease extension, and free panel removal
Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)
- We own the solar panel system
- $0 down for installation
- Customers only pay for the solar energy that they use
- Customer pays for the system upfront and owns the system
- System monitoring and maintenance for 20 years
- Receive 30% federal tax credit
- See a return on investment within 7-10 years
What happens when the contract for my lease is finished?
We provide our customers with a few different options for when their lease contract is up. Customers can upgrade their equipment to the newest solar technology available, extend the agreement, or have the panels removed at no cost.
What is the warranty?
The Lease and PPA include a 20-year warranty during the lifetime of the system. This warranty exceeds that of most other solar installers’ warranties.
Frequently Asked Questions
Solar Parabolic Dish Collector For Heating The Water Almost Every Day. Take A Look?
So, I Know You Can'T Heat Your House To Efficient In Winter With This System, But I'M Pretty Sure You Can Heat Your Water For Bath, Kitchen Or For A Pool. And If You Add This System At A Central Heating System, Or A Heat Generator I'M Pretty Sure You Can Reduce Your Heating Cost. Check Http://Www.Lamp-Bulbs.Com For More Details. What Do You Think? Is It Relevant Or Not?
I know that I built a solar panel system from scratch in North Wales, costing me just £50 in total. Okay, I did use some old plumbing parts such as a water storage tank, kindly donated off a plumber, but for 3/4 of the year, there was ample water for two people to take showers. The great thing was, that although the U.k> sees very little sun, the system worked.
I do think that solar water systems can be adapted to work in conjunction with geothermal water heating, and in doing so, totally eliminate any need for external heat sources for heating water.
On the parabolic dish however, although I have never tried it, I think there are much more efficient ways to heat water, as using a dish, you would only be heating a small amount of water at at time, whereas a tubed panel for instance, heats a greater amount of water than a dish could, and in all likely-hood, to the same or higher temperature too.
If you had the space, and you wanted to use the parabolic method, I would suggest using a parabolic trough instead of a dish, as the amount of water heated could be greatly increased. If you did decide to do this, think about surrounding your pipe which is to contain the water with a vacuum sealed glass tube, as this will increase your heat potential.
You could even make your own troughs, by cutting oil drums in half and lining them with a reflective foil.
If you want to know more, or if anyone does, feel free to contact me (click my avatar to reach my link)...
And Shreya, I'm flattered...
Do Solar Panels Shine/Have Luster? Please Help Me. Easy Ten Points!?
Okay So I Want To Know If Solar Panels Shine.
------(My Q'S About Blindness Doesn'T Mean Permanent Omg I Can'T See! Blind But That We Just Can&Quot;T See At The Moment Because Of The Light.)-----------------------------
-Like If/When They Face The Sun Is There A Glare To The People Around?
-If There Is Would The Person Have To Look Directly At It?
-Could It Reflect Off Of Other Objects And Cause Temporary Blindness Or Just Shine Light In Person'S Eyes?
-If There Were Windows And Mirrors Near The Solar Panel Would It Affect A Person'S Sight?
-And If It Did For How Long Would It Hurt Or Take Affect?
-And Is This Physics? Like-Solar Panels And How They Work Is That Physics Or Some Other Category?
Solar panels reflect less sun than a piece of window glass, and people aren't harmed by the sun's reflection off windows.
Also, solar panels tend to be tilted more or less directly toward the sun, so the light that they reflect is back at the sun, not down into the street or yard where people are.
Those huge "power tower" concentrating solar thermal plants have a brilliant light reflected off the boiler. But those are put out in the desert, away from people.
How Much Solar Energy Is Used Worldwide?
I Would Prefer For The Answer To Come From Howstuffworks Or Brainpop. However, If The Answer Can'T Be Found On Those Websites, It Will Be Okay To Use Other Sources.
World Solar Power Topped 100,000 Megawatts in 2012.
That is still less than 1% of all electric power in the world, but look how that graph is trending up. I extrapolated that if it keeps that up we could end up with 100% of electricity being solar in less than 15 years. Of source it won't keep trending up that much, but I can easily see it being 20% of world total in 10 years.
Run A Air Conditioner Off 6V 200 Ahsbatteries?
I Have 5 100 Watt Solar Panels And 6 6V 200 Amp Hr Batteries . I Want To Run A 5 To 8000 Btu Air Conditioner
I presume you have a charge controller. Otherwise, you can't connect the 12v solar panels to charge 6v batteries - overcharging and battery damage will result. But presuming you have addressed that issue, I presume your 8000 BTU AC is a 120vac model. That will require about 7 amps = 840 watts. To get 840 watts out of 6v batteries, you'll have to draw about 140 amps. Since inverters are about 85% efficient, you'll have to plan on 165 amps from the bank of batteries. With 6 batteries, each will provide 28 amps. You might get 6 hrs of AC. A 5000 BTU AC will reduce the power requirements by about 33%.
Most battery solar systems are based upon 12v batteries. You can still go that route by connecting two batteries in series, then connect each of those pairs in parallel with each other. That will reduce the current requirements on the battery bank to about 80 amps. No change in the operational capabilities. You can get by with lighter gauge wire.
Where Can I Find Info On How Much Money The Federal Govt Spent On Using Solar Energy Tech. For Fed. Buildings?
Would Like To Know How Much $ Is Reserved/Set Aside By Fed Govt To Use Solar Energy Tech For Some Federal Buildings - Also How Much Money Is Being Spent By Fed Govt On Using Non-Solar Air Conditioning Technology (Traditional A/C Technology)
That is going to take some digging with google. Using strings like "u.s. government solar energy use" you will turn up links like:
So the information is out there, but it appears there is a not a single compendium site that lists all federal solar energy uses. Therefore, it will be a Project to assemble it.