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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 resident to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothing, watching TV, cooking supper. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous residents find that the benefit, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.
Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Significantly lower or perhaps remove your electric costs
Whether you're a homeowner, service, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can make up a large part of your monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll produce complimentary power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy costs and you'll still save a great deal of loan.
#2 Make a terrific return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy expense savings, the average American homeowner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against rising energy expenses
Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge energy prices. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical energy rates have gone up by approximately 3 percent annually. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and safeguard versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy costs. If you're a service or house owner with changing cash circulation, going solar likewise helps you much better forecast and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your house worth
Several studies have discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater property worths and offer more rapidly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, need for properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Increase U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from rate variations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry added jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency 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 a great way to reduce your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A common residential photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social obligation are necessary components of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding companies that opt to run properly. Services are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of consumer buying choices, producing goodwill and enhancing business results.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Many homeowners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility business.
Since 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 infamous for their changing and undependable electricity costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can calculate what does it cost? electricity will be created, and most notably, at what price, for a minimum of 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
What Is The Best Alternative-Energy For Vehicles?
Ok, I Used To Be All Gung-Ho About Ethanol, But I Have Heard Too Many Bad Things About It. For One, Ethanol Takes As Much Energy To Produce As It Releases. Also, It Will Be More Expensive Than Gas, And Pollute Almost The Same Amount.
Biodiesel Seems To Be A Good One, But It May Damage Engines Over Long Periods Of Time, As It Contains Water.
So What Is Going To Be The Actual Alternative Energy That Replaces Gasoline? Heck, I May Even Drive One, As Long As It Meets My Few But Strict Standards:
1. It Has To Cost Less Than, Or At Least No More Than, Gasoline.
2. It Has To Take No More Time To Fill Up Than Gasoline.
3. My Car Can Sacrifice No Performance Due To It.
4. My Car Can Be No More Expensive Due To It.
All-Electric Cars May Work, But The Problem Will Be Having &Quot;Energy-Stations&Quot; Around The Country, And Also Charging A Vehicle Quickly, Like Filling It Up With Fuel. An Overnight Charge Will Be No Good For Someone On A Cross-Country Trip.
So, What Will It Be, And Why?
Electric is the best choice, and I will show you exactly why. Much of the 'anti-EV' talk around here is based on 30-year old electric cars - but technology has not stood still.
First, let's dispense with hydrogen. Fuel cell cars are electric cars (including batteries, because fuel cells can't make enough current for acceleration by themselves.) This means a fuel cell car will always be more expensive, and heavier, than a pure electric car. It will be more expensive to fuel as well, and more polluting (from the energy used to make hydrogen), because hydrogen is less efficient at storing energy than batteries. GM's Sequel fuel cell car is nearly 5,000 pounds, heavier than any pure electric car (twice the weight of the Tesla electric sports car.)
Electric vehicles are extremely efficient, and do not have to be expensive to buy. Take a look at this page about EVs you can find for as little as $5000:
If you want something better than a cheap EV, here's the latest cutting-edge EV:
The ZAP-X outputs 644 horsepower, 155mph top speed, 350-mile range, charges in just 10 minutes, and has a 300,000 mile battery life. If EVs catch on, there will be 10-minute chargers at service stations, so we can take long trips.
Or, with a 350-mile range, just pull into a hotel, and charge it from a wall plug while you sleep. Go more than 350 miles per day by charging it while you eat meals.
I drive my electric car around for only about a penny per mile in electricity. High efficiency means more miles on less energy, which is why it's so cheap to drive on electricity. It's also why EVs make very little pollution, even if powerplants burn dirty fuel. But the best part is that a car-sized solar panel only costs about $1000. Put one up to help with charging, and your cost per mile - and pollution output - drops to almost ZERO. Name me another fuel that can beat that number.
Help On A Persuasive Paragraph?
Okay So I Am Doing 3 Paragraph On 1. Solar Energy 2. Wind Energy And 3. Tide Energy
I Need Help On How To Start Them Please I Cant Do This And I Dont Understand This!! They Are Due Tomorrow And Yeah. So I Have To Write Them Persusivly Nd I Dont Know How To Start Like The Whole Thing
Please And Tahknk You(:
you might know these basic steps already
"A persuasive essay is an essay in which you try to persuade the reader to believe a certain view or have a certain opinion. A persuasive essay usually contains relevant sources and statistics that persuade a reader to believe this viewpoint. ."
so in your paragraph you would need to make a convincing point on why we should or shouldn't use 1. solar energy 2. wind energy and 3. tide energy
Definitions of Solar energy on the Web:
* Solar energy, radiant light and heat from the Sun, has been harnessed by humans since ancient times using a range of ever-evolving technologies. ...
Definitions of Wind energy on the Web:
* Wind power is the conversion of wind energy into a useful form of energy, such as using wind turbines to produce electricity. ...
Definitions of Tidal energy on the Web:
*Tidal energy, sometimes called tidal power, is a form of hydropower that exploits the movement of water caused by tidal currents or the rise and fall in sea levels due to the tides. Although not yet widely used, tidal power has potential for future electricity generation and is more predictable than wind energy and solar power. In Europe, tide mills have been used for over a thousand years, mainly for grinding grains.
would you want your cell phone, ipod, car, home powered by solar energy, wind energy etc.
How Does Using A Hand Dryer Save The Environment?
I See This All The Time When I'M In Public Restrooms. It'S Written On The Electric Hand Dryer On The Wall And It Says That Using The Hand Dryer Over Paper Towels Helps Save The Environment.
Can Someone Explain To Me How Using The Hand Dryer Is More Beneficial Towards The Environment Than Paper Towels?
I Know It Saves Trees But Trees Are Renewable And Can Grow Back. To Use An Electric Dryer Uses Electricity And That Electricity Is Usually Powered By Oil, Which Isn'T Renewable.
1. Trees serve many important functions in the environment, they provide food and habitat for animals, they turn solar energy into chemical energy, they enrich the soil and protect it from erosion.
2. Paper cannot be recycled indefinitely, the fibers break down so new pulp must be added, and not all of it is recycled into the same product (paper towels into paper towels) therefore more trees must be cut to produce paper no matter how much is recycled.
3. Air blowers are becoming more efficient, they now build "air squeegies" which use a line of high pressure air rather than heated air to dry your hands. As they become more efficient the energy used to dry your hands with air is less than the energy used to make, transport and recycle the paper towels (especially transport, transporting electrons to power a blower is much more efficient than transporting tons of paper).
4. Air dryers also do not use harsh chemicals, making / recycling paper does.
Both using less energy AND using fewer trees helps the environment.
Why Should We Not Use Nuclear Energy?
Is It Dangerous?
Are Their Other Good Alternatives?
There are alternatives, but you need to spend a lot in order to get the same
level of energy back. So there are issues of sustainability. Nuclear
is an efficient way of producing energy albeit one that needs high levels
of safety. The waste is also an issue. The world currently has an
energy problem. How do we produce enough, with dwindling resources
for expanding populations and economies. Sustainable technologies are
being developed such as wind, solar and water that generate electricity but
is it going to be enough? This is why the building of nuclear power stations
is back on the agenda in terms of power generation. It's a sustainable, limitless
source of energy. However, Chernobyl, the Russian nuclear disaster in 1986, is a
warning that when things go wrong, the results can be catastrophic.
Why Is It Important To Conserve Energy?
I Am Doing A Project At School And I Am A Year 6 And I Dont Understand What It Means ! Please Help ? ::
It's a pretty simple concept really. Conserving energy was created when people realized that we had limited energy resources such as coal. Energy conservation is to conserve the energy so we will have it in the future, which is really a sort of short term plan because even while conserving, we will eventually run out.
Donserving energy on a h
Household basis includes turning off lights when leaving a room, carpooling to use fewer cars, etc.
On a wider basis, it includes changing products to use less energy, altering the energy used to fly planes, drive cars. Renewable energy is energy that is unlimited, such as solar or wind (not water!)
Conserving is important, it's the first step in changing the world to make it more environmentally friendly and although it's not a permanent solution, gives us time to find a plan that IS! :)