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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 property owner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c, washing clothes, enjoying TV, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are substantial, many homeowners discover that the convenience, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Drastically lower or perhaps eliminate your electrical bills
Whether you're a property owner, business, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a big part of your regular monthly costs. With a solar panel system, you'll create free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will decrease your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Earn an excellent return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they are among the best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power expense savings, the average American house owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect against rising energy costs
One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the previous 10 years, domestic electricity rates have increased by an average of three percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect against unpredictable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a business or homeowner with fluctuating capital, going solar also helps you better projection and handle your costs.
#4 Increase your home value
Numerous research studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater property worths and offer quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped 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 an essential component of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from rate fluctuations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market 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 country. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is a fantastic method to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably reduce that number. A normal residential solar panel system will get rid of 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are crucial parts of a company's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line results. Increasingly, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that opt to operate properly. Organisations are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective motorist of consumer buying choices, producing goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Numerous house owners pick to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, maintenance, tracking and repairs. You just pay the solar company for electrical power-- 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 Investment
The energy companies are notorious for their varying and unreliable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can determine just how much electricity will be created, and most significantly, at exactly what cost, 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
What'S The Best Place To Mount Solar Panels?
Depends where you are. The short answer is wherever it is convenient and allowed by statute, ordinance or covenant.
Ground mounted arrays can be as effective as roof mounted arrays without worry of the structure being able to handle the wind loading of the panels and mounts.
Post mounts work too.
Ideally north of the tropic of cancer- you want the panels to face southerly, nad south of the tropic of capricorn- to face north. In between those tropic lines just putting them flat to the sky would work reasonalby well.
You want to determine the midpoint of the sun's transit acros the sky from east to west in your area as terrain alters what is your optimum position; and perpendicular to the sun at it's highest point of transit location midday on one of the equinox days. for the best average of power output all year.
I Have 50 .4 Volt Solar Led Panels With A 2 Nicad Battery Aa?
They Are From Work. They Changed Suppliers And Model, And Threw Away Like 8000 Of Them I Grabbed One Box Of 50. I Was Looking Online Found A Few Good Projects But Nothing With What I Have? I Could Make An Awesome Panel With All Those, But I Was Wondering? I Have All Those Nicad And Boards. Sorry Rambling. Can Anyone Suggest A Good Project?
Connect 35 pieces in series to make a 14V solar panel, good to charge car 12V battery.
Or connect 7 pieces in series to make a 2.8V solar panel, use it to charge two AA cells .
Many ways to use them.
Solar Panel, Dc Light Help?
Hi, I Want To Put Some Solar Light In My Yard, And Wondering If A 100W Solar Panel Could Work For A Few 3W Dc Lights....Do I Need A Battery So They Run At Night, If So How Many Lights Do U Think I Can Run/ Also I See Elading Solar Light (Http://Www.Ebay.Com/Itm/Eleding-Pure-Digital-Solar-Powered-Ddc-Core-80-Led-Security-Flood-Spot-Lights-/111056358247?Pt=Lh_Defaultdomain_0&Hash=Item19db798b67 ) But Dont Know Wich One Is Better, The Solar Panel That It Use Is Only 3W For A Single Light...Help Pls ...Thanks In Advance...
3 w for 12 hours/night is 36 watt hours. You'll get about 500 watt hours/day from your panel on the average, which for a 12 volt battery is about 40 ampere hours. You can get an 80 amp-hour sealed gel cell battery to charge with this panel (with a suitable charge controller). You want to size your lights so the battery can provide three days of light without discharging it more than 50%, so that's abnout 600 watt-hours/3/36 = about 4 orf 5 lights. Cost for this system woulkd be over $500.
The advantage of the self contained light is they use a lithium or nickel battery rather than a lead acid, so it can run totally dead without damage (unmlike a sealed lead-acid battery). That would be a far cheaper way to go.
Asking A Simple Question , Can I Use 150 W Solar Panel And An Inverter Of 700 W Without A Battery ?
no you need a battery
Have A Question About Mobile Homes And Solar Panels!!!?
Hi. I Hate The Energy Company. I Hate My Carbon Footprint. I Will Likely Move To A Piece Of Property And Put A Decent-Sized Mobile Home On It. I Want Solar Panels So I Can Get My Own Power. I Live In The State Of Wisconsin. How Much Would This Approximately Cost? Would I Need Certain Permits? How Many Panels Can Be Used? Thanks For Helping!
I'm not an expert on solar panels.... However, if you find they are expensive, I have a suggestion for eliminating a cost for heating... look into geo-thermal heating. It's a one time fee, they basically drill into the earth and heat your home with natural heat from underground. That wouldn't supply you all your power, but could cut down on the cost of solar panels, so you could use them simply for lights etc and not heat as well.... and I'm sure it would increase your re-sale value.