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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 daily life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothing, watching TV, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are substantial, numerous homeowners find that the convenience, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.
Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably lower and even remove your electrical costs
Whether you're a house owner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can make up a large portion of your monthly expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will decrease your utility expenses and you'll still save a lot of cash.
#2 Earn an excellent return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity costs cost savings, the typical American house owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus increasing energy expenses
Among the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical power rates have actually gone up by approximately three percent yearly. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're a service or house owner with rising and falling cash flow, going solar likewise assists you better projection and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home or business worth
Several studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher home worths and offer quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential element of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from cost changes in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable factor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A normal residential solar panel system will get rid of three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social duty are important parts of a company's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding businesses that decide to run properly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of consumer acquiring decisions, creating goodwill and improving service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Lots of property owners opt to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This means that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the energy company.
Since June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy business are well-known for their varying and unreliable electricity prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can compute just how much electricity will be generated, and most significantly, at what price, for at least the next 20 years (fixed 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
Where I Can Find This Solar Panel?
Where I Can Find Solar Panel The Has 4.8 Volts? Like Those Solar Walkway Light Or Something That Has 4.8 Volts Solar Panel.
Do You Think I Can Get It From Home Depot?
How much current are you looking for? If its under 500mA, then they are fairly cheap. Over an amp and the price climbs.
Here's a few ideas -
All in one simple changer -
If you know something about electronics (series-parallel electrical circuits) and know how to solder. You can build your own -
For a recharger system, its usually best to have charge controller. This device regulates the current and voltage to whatever you are using as a load.
The other thing to do is to search for "DIY solar chargers" for more information.
How Do You Make Your Own Solar Panels?
I Have Heard You Can Make Your Own Solar Panels.... But How?
Where Do You Start? Is It Cheap, Or Should I Just Buy Them Already Made?
if you're hoping to put 'em on your house and use 'em to supplement power from the grid, then you'll want to buy them.
the panels have to be made with exotic chemicals, in a "clean" environment, with dangerous chemicals.
anyone who tells you that you can make 'em yourself will be asking for money for the plans.
in truth, you could get an old panel, and, if it was the right voltage, you could use it to charge your rechargeable batteries.
typically, that's not the hoped for application.
and, to get enough power for you house, you're not going to be able to "do it yourself."
whenever you buy anything, make sure you know what it can do.
ie, read the fine print.
if it's a few hundred (or thousand) dollars, it's not going to be useful to augment your home power.
in addition to the strength, there's also the equipment that's needed to sync it up with the power from the utility, and that's neither cheap, nor a do-it-yourself project.
i've seen lots of "panels" but when you read the specs, they're pretty useless.
not good for battery charging, not for hooking up to your house.
in other words, interesting projects with no practical use.
What Stockes Will Be Profitable Because Of Summer? In 2011.?
What Do You Think About Dow, Starting To Make Solar Panels In The Usa?
Retailers do well in good weather (clothing, holiday gear).
Dow Chemicals is a massive and diverse company. I imagine the solar panel division is a very small part of the overall business. And one summer doesn't make a swallow!
What Are Solar Panels Made Of?
Solar panels are instruments made from "Silicon Cells" having the characteristic to convert solar energy into electricity.
Sunlight is composed of miniscule particles called photons. When the sun’s photons are consumed by the silicon atoms of the "Silicon Cells", the atomic creation of the solar panel is organized in such a way that electricity is generated.
When these solar cells are accumulated together with wiring, they become one concrete panel.
Where Are The Best Places To Put Solar Panels?
By Best I Mean Safest Places. If I Were To Install Them On My Roof Am I Risking Due To Damage From Weathering? Such As Rain Or Snow. I Don'T Get Very High Winds Around Here, Nor Any Natural Disasters Such As Hurricanes Or Tornadoes. Does Anyone Have Solar Panels That Have Been Durable For A Long Time? Is It Worth The Investment?
Photovoltaic panels are designed to be put on a roof, exposed (obviously) to sun, but also rain, snow, and wind. Generally, there is even a rating for something like 1" hail. A good mounting system will be stronger than the underlying roof, so will withstand most anything short of a direct hit by a tornado or hurricane.
There are a few panels from the 70's (that's the 1970's) still in operation, I believe. They look horrible, but are still producing a little electricity. Since then, housings have improved, and panels generally have a 25-year warranty today (some cheap ones are 20-year warranty).