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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 utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioner, cleaning clothing, seeing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are substantial, numerous home owners discover that the convenience, unique functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically reduce or perhaps eliminate your electric costs
Whether you're a property owner, business, or not-for-profit, electricity costs can make up a big part of your monthly expenses. 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 utility costs and you'll still save a great deal of cash.
#2 Make a fantastic return on your investment
Solar panels aren't a cost-- they are among the best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity expense savings, the average American house owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus rising energy costs
Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy costs. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical power prices have gone up by an average of three percent each year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and safeguard against unforeseeable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're a service or house owner with ever-changing capital, going solar also helps you much better forecast and handle your costs.
#4 Boost your home worth
Numerous studies have actually found that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and offer more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more informed 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 accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from rate fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is a terrific way to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A normal property photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 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 corporate social obligation are essential elements of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding businesses that decide to operate responsibly. Companies are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of customer acquiring choices, developing goodwill and enhancing company results.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no money down.
Lots of homeowners select to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This means that a third-party company-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar service provider 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 Financial investment
The utility business are infamous for their changing and unreliable electricity costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and easy mathematics, we can calculate how much electrical energy will be produced, and most importantly, at what price, for at least the next 20 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
How Is Solar Energy Used?
I Am Writing An Essay For Science And I Need Help. How Is Solar Energy Used In Radiation, Convection, And Conduction? Also Is It Bad For The Environment? Please Answer. Thanks :)
Solar energy can be used for day lighting, cooking, heating water, disinfection, distillation, making saline water potable and high temperature process heating. It is used in residential, commercial, industrial and remote applications purpose.
Help!!!!Solar Energy Slogan?
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Solar - We really can't afford it!
I recently did a study of solar in "The Sunshine State" (Florida) where I live. I took into consideration (1) a 30% rebate from the federal government, (2) state and local sales and property tax exemption.
Even with the government (taxpayers across the country) subsidizing me the solar energy collection system would have to run at peak efficiency for over 25 years with no repairs and no maintenance just to break even compared to projected fossil and nuclear power costs.
The FPL Group is building a CSP plant here in Florida (they already operate 7 of the 9 "working" plants in California). The panels are glass. The collector tubes are glass. Who will pay to replace all this glass after the first hail storm or hurricane?
Solar is not financially viable even in the southwest where solar radiance is twice the rest of the country and humidity is super low. The solar plant FPL will build in Florida is the same design that the bankrupt (1991) company Luz patented in the 1980s.
Current estimates say solar power will be competitive with coal and gas in ten years. In the 1980s the estimate was also 10 years. It's like the sign in the bar that reads "Free beer tomorrow!"
How Solar Energy Is Produced And How It Cover ?
Solar energy is energy that comes from the sun - the sun fuses hydrogen to helium to create that energy.
Life on Earth absorbs that energy.
No idea what you mean by "how it cover" - sunlight shines over the entire Earth.
Are There Any Advantages To Upgrading The Electric Panel For My House?
I Am Having Solar Panels Installed For My 50+ Year Old House. The Site Evaluation People Came By And Thought They Could Use My Existing Electric Panel, But They Are Not Completely Sure. I Haven'T Had Many Problems With It. When I Had A Pool Heater Installed, The People Made A Separate Circuit Breaker Near The Heater Rather Than The Electric Panel. But Otherwise, It Hasn'T Been An Issue.
So My Question Is Whether I Should Take This Opportunity To Upgrade The Electric Panel In Case Of Future Need, Or Wait Till It No Longer Works, And Upgrade Then. I Am Not An Electrician, So I Don'T Know Why I Would Need To Upgrade The Electric Panel If The Solar Installation Guys Say What I Have Is Old But Is Good Enough For Their Purposes. Thanks.
Hoo boy tough call. A new panel isn't cheap. So if the existing will suffice you might do well to leave it alone. Unless...
Open the cover and look at the label. If it says FP&E, Replace it! FP&E breakers are a known fire hazard. Do an internet search and you'll see what I mean.
Also, if you chose to replace it I strongly suggest 5 estimates. That way you can ignore the lowest as well as the highest. Then pick from the middle based on reputation. Make them break their estimate down by price per part and the labor separate.
Sq D is a very good brand. But you want to specify a copper buss bar, not aluminum or plated.
Where Does The Energy Go?
The United States Economy Is 41% Efficient. Where Does The Other 59% Of The Energy That Is Fed Onto The Economy Go?
I don't think your number there really means anything credible. But any form of energy is largely wasted in its distribution or use due to the laws of physics and limitations in technology.
Generally there are ways to improve efficiency, but they are expensive. For example, most electricity that is generated in a power plant is lost to resistance as it travels along the cables to homes and businesses. The only way to avoid that would be to have power plants on every block, which is unrealistic. Or for everyone to use solar panels, which is extraordinarily expensive. Right now the best solution is centralized power plants, and just accept the losses.
Society tends to work its way to the solution that gives the best combination of affordability and efficiency.