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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 utilize the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, cleaning clothing, viewing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while decreasing 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 substantial, many home owners discover that the benefit, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.
Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably lower and even eliminate your electrical costs
Whether you're a property owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a large portion of your month-to-month expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your utility expenses and you'll still save a lot of money.
#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the best ways to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical power expense savings, the average American homeowner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus increasing energy expenses
One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the previous ten years, residential electrical energy prices have gone up by an average of 3 percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're an organisation or property owner with rising and falling capital, going solar also assists you much better forecast and handle your costs.
#4 Increase your residential or commercial property worth
Multiple studies have found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher home worths and offer quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, need for residential or commercial properties geared up with solar 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 cost changes in global energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included 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 tasks have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a terrific method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A normal property photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social responsibility are necessary elements of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that pick to operate responsibly. Organisations are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of consumer getting choices, producing goodwill and enhancing business results.
#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 house owners select to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar company-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar company for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy company.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy business are notorious for their varying and unreliable electricity costs. There is clearly an upward trend.
With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can determine how much electrical energy will be created, and most significantly, at what rate, for at least the next 20 years (fixed 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
Information About Solar Energy?
Hey Guys, I Really Need Help Getting Information About Solar Energy. Can You Guys Tell Me How It Works And Why Is It Used For?
The internet can be a marvelous resource. Give it a whirl.
At the _very least_ type the words
Entering that term into <<any>> internet search engine will give you tons of information.
You question is _so_ general, that someone could type in 10 pages worth of an answer - all of which would end up not being anything you wanted.
You are better off doing this investigation and knowledge gathering yourself.
Why Is Solar Energy Better Than Fossil Fuel?
There are multiple reasons...
1) Less impact. Solar energy comes from (here's the shocker...jk) the Sun! You see our sun is a renewable resource, therefore it won't run out. Or at least not in the next three billion years :) Fossil fuels, however, are in a limited supply and take millions of years of heat and pressure to form. You tell me, which one will run out first?
2) CO2 Emmisions. CO2, or carbon dioxide, is released into the atmoshpherre when fossil fuels are burned. So are other green house gases (methane, nitrogen, etc.) that trap in heat and sunlight, forming global warming. Now, it's totally normal to have CO2 in the air, but humans have put in way to much. This make the whole delicate balance of nature totally off. This takes credit for unusual weather, higher ocean levels, mass extinction, melting ice caps/glaciers, and more.
What Type Of Energy In Nevada?
What Type Of Energy (If Nevada Were To Build A New Plant) Would Be Best Suited For Nevada, And Why? The Choice Is Between Solar Power And Geothermal.
Solar will be best due to all the sunshine the state gets
There is some geothermal potential, (as there are some hot sprngs in the state) but not much. I am unaware of any active volcanoes there
Why Is Oil Drilling So Bad For The Environment?
I Know Nothing About Oil Drilling, But With Modern Technology, Why Does This Have To Equate To Environmental Rape? Can't They Be Careful? Are There Spills? Do You Have To Level Mountains To Begin Drilling? I Thought We Already Brought All Kinds Of Oil Here Through The Alaskan Pipeline, Is This Something New? I'm Non Partisan, Just Trying To Figure Out How Drilling Equals Disaster.
That is a good question. There is no quick answer. I will not bore you with a three page essay, or a three year study of "off shore oil spills". A major problem is oil corporations that exist for bottom line this quarter profits don't reinvest in routine maitenence. West Texas has frequent refinery fires costing lives, and the refineries process crude oil that was drilled. I am sure there are many oil spill related problems we don't hear about because Britney Kfed took the spotlight in the Giganitcorp dog and pony show that is media.
For me the problem is nations that are hostile to western democracy and things like a woman's rights to drive or not have to wear a head to toe bed sheet in public have the most oil reserves on the planet and the solution is alternative fuels. I used to be more liberal about the middle east but though I think there are many nice people trying to be good who profess Islam as a faith of "peace", among them are too many who would force it down our throats and on examination the actual holy books of this faith that rules Oil Rich countries are clearly hostile to all other faiths and systems of law.
Until MIT has found a way to harness solar energy for everyday use, and that day is coming, we must use less oil. Use of fossil fuels increases carbon emissions and that leads to fun things like global warming, increased storms and climate change. If Americans reduce carbon emissions by 2% a year we will reduce them by 80% in the year 2050. Change in our lifetime.
How? Drive less, drive the speed limit, don't tailgate as rapid braking and accelerating eats gas, check tirepressure and use cruise control. I can get 34mpg in my 1990 Cadilac on the Highway and I bike in town or walk if it's less than 5 blocks.
Plastics are petroleum based too, how many water bottles do we throw away because there is not a convienient recycling program nearby? My solution is a 10cent deposit on all individual size beverage containers. But I said no three page answer, so adieu.
Me And My Husband Is Planning To Build A New Home In Austin Tx And We Wanted To Be 100 Free From Electric Bill Using The Sun Energy. Anybody Who Have Knowledge About Pv, Solar Panel Please I Need Your Help.
Project Plan: 2500 Sqm Floor Plan
What Type Of Pv Or Solar Panel Cell We Need?
How Much Do You Think It Will Cost?
Do You Know An Architect Or Builder Who Provide Custom Plan
Do You Know Somebody From Austin Is Using Solar Panel
Do You Know Local Manufacturer That We Can Contact With?
In order to figure out how much "load" your house is going to need, you'll need to add up all the projected electrical use that your future home will consume. You'll need to add up things like the fridge, washer, dryer, dishwasher, water heater (could be solar), TV, computer(s), all other misc electronic stuff will really suck up the power. Don't forget about the lights-think LED or compact flourescent. Also-think about adding more insulation than that which is required by your local building codes. A high-effeciency HVAC system will also help curb the electrical usage.
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