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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 house owners to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your ac system, cleaning clothes, viewing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are significant, many residents find that the convenience, unique functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.
Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically decrease or even remove your electrical expenses
Whether you're a house owner, service, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can comprise a large part of your monthly costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your energy bills and you'll still save a lot of money.
#2 Make a great return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy costs cost savings, the average American homeowner settles their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure against increasing energy costs
One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, property electricity rates have actually increased by an average of three percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and safeguard versus unpredictable increases in electricity expenses. If you're an organisation or house owner with changing cash circulation, going solar also helps you better forecast and manage your costs.
#4 Increase your home or business worth
Multiple studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher property worths and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, demand for properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate variations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a terrific way to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A typical residential solar panel system will eliminate 3 to four loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social obligation are necessary elements of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding services that decide to operate responsibly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are an effective driver of customer buying choices, producing goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no money down.
Numerous homeowners decide to fund their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This means that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar supplier for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility 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 companies are notorious for their changing and undependable electrical power prices. There is clearly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and simple math, we can calculate just how much electrical power will be created, and most notably, at exactly what cost, for at least the next Twenty Years (repaired energy expenses).
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
With Is The Best Ratings For Solar Panels In Manufacturer For World?
The best PV solar panels are the ones I have just had installed. They were SunPower 333w panels which were approximately 1m x 1.6m each in size. There are only a few SP installers in the UK, but I used London Solar Energy who were recommended to me.. Great guys who did a great job.
Which Countries Have The Most Solar Panels?
In 2007 the world produced 2826 MegaWatts of solar power. 47% of that was produced in Germany and 23% in Spain. (GO GERMANY). So that you have got something to compare that with: in 2010 the world will produce 1,759,000 MW of coal-fire power. There are some really interesting facts on these websites:
One answer suggest Australia. Unfortunately the Federal government let what would of been the worlds largest solar power plant project collapse. And only promised a 5% cut in emissions by 2020. Not happy Kevin.
What Is The Best Solar Panels To Power Your Home With?
I Need To Power A Refridgerator, And Some Smaller Items. I Don'T Plan To Operate
An Ac Unit.
Any commercial-grade solar panel will do the trick. The bigger question is how much you need, and whether you need storage.
If you plan to go off-the-grid, you will need to design a large enough system to provide both for normal use and sufficient storage to carry you through periods of no sun - and overnight, of course.
The rule-of-thumb is approximately 3 x your peak load, with sufficient storage for a full 24 hours of no sun.
Assume your refrigerator uses an average of 800 watts per hour and operates for 8 hours per day (probably a bit high in both cases, but better to be cautious). Assume your total additional average load is also 800 watts - meaning _NO_ hair dryer, flat-screen television, heavy-duty vacuum cleaner, electric heater, clothes washer, dishwasher, electric stove, and so forth.
You will need a 5,000 watt system with 30,000 "watts" of storage. That is a pretty large bank of batteries as you might imagine.
Your approximate installed-cost will be something on the order of $40,000 - $60,000, or $8 - $12/watt depending on a lot of factors.
What Can A 1 Watt Solar Panel Power?
I'M Thinking Of Getting A Solar Panel For My House To Help Cut Back On Power Use (I Live In New Mexico). What Sort Of Appliances Can I Run On A 1 Watt Solar Panel? Is It Worth It To Get A Single Watt Panel Or Is It More Efficient To Get A Multi-Watt Panel?
New Mexico is a good area for solar.
Unfortunately, solar electric panels generally don't save money over grid electricity until the installed system is large - like, 1000 watts or more, 4000 watts being a common size. This costs many thousands of dollars up front, which hopefully are paid back over the years in electricity savings.
There are a couple other things to look into, though. The first is conservation and efficiency. If you can shade and insulate your house so that the air conditioner doesn't run so much, that can pay for itself in a year.
Also, NM is an excellent place for a solar water heater. Call a solar installer to see how much it would cost. That would pay back in a few years, with a much smaller investment than solar electric.
What Is The Best Brand Or Kind Of Solar Panels To Buy?
The ones that NASA uses in space are by far the best ones. But they have a very high price tag.
Or you can buy the cheaper stuff. I have seen some solar panels that only put out 5 watts but are bigger then a 24 watt panel.
Your best bet would be to stick with brands like Sharp, Sanyo, SunWize and a few other comon brands. They are standard brands because they are the standard. If you got the extra money you could buy the stuff nasa uses or maybe the cheapies you find at harbor freight if you have a lot of room.
It is up to you. toss your coin.