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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 a/c unit, cleaning clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, many property owners discover that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.
Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically minimize and even remove your electrical costs
Whether you're a house owner, business, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can make up a large portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll create totally 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 reduce your utility expenses and you'll still save a lot of cash.
#2 Make a great return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the very best ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power costs savings, the typical American house owner settles their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against increasing energy expenses
One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the past ten years, domestic electricity prices have gone up by approximately 3 percent yearly. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and secure versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy expenses. If you're a business or house owner with ever-changing capital, going solar also assists you much better forecast and handle your expenditures.
#4 Increase your house value
Several studies have discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher home values and offer more rapidly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into factor to consider 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 an essential part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost variations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and assist your local economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar market added jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs tend to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is a terrific method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A common residential solar panel system will remove three to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social duty are important parts of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that pick to run properly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective chauffeur of customer getting choices, developing goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Lots of house owners opt to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You merely pay the solar supplier for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy 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 utility companies are well-known for their fluctuating and undependable electricity costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and basic math, we can calculate what does it cost? electricity will be produced, and most importantly, at what price, for a minimum of 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
How To Calculate Btu Of Oil Furnace Vs Passive Solar?
I Want To Figure Out What Type Of Passive Solar System I Would Need To Replace A Oil Furnace That Used 1000 Gallons Of Oil Last Year. My Passive Solar Sysment Of Choice Is That Thermo-Siphon Solar Systems, The Type That Can Be Built Using From Supplies Form A Hardware Store. But I Would Also Consider Want Ever Works, Such As Thermal Mass, And Solar Hearth.
Fuel oil produces about 138,700 BTU per gallon x 1000 gallons x 80% efficiency = 110,960,000 useful BTU cranked out,
Most of that probably at night when temps are at their lowest, which is why it is so difficult to make up the heat required with passive solar.
You have to have a way to store the solar energy that you capture during the day for use at night and when it is cloudy and storming during those days.
Not an easy thing to do.
I Wanna Run My House With Solar Energy.?
I Have 21&Quot; Tv, Dvd, Laptop, Dstv Satelite Dish And Decoder, Refrigerator (Dc) 3 Flourecent Bulbs And A Simple Fan.
Additional Info - I Can Get 9 Hrs Of Good Sunlight Per Day Most Of The Year.
Check your electric bill. It most likely gives the kw-hr usage (by month) for the past 12 months which will allow you to figure out what capacity ( kw=kw-hr/hr) you need from the solar panels during the sunlight hours. If you wish to extend operation for 9 hours beyond sunlight you will need a hefty storage battery and twice the capacity from the solar panels.
I Want To Power My Low Energy Room With Solar Panels That I Can Make Myself To Get This Room Off The Grid?
Hi Guys, I Need Some Help, I Got A Small Room That I Wanna Power Up By Solar Panel That I Can Make, I Want To See If I Can Do It
In My Room:
Two Laptop: Requires Dc 19.5V Which Uses A Charger Ac 19.5
Two Wired Mouses: 5V 100Ma
Clock: Dc 4.5V
Fan: 120V 60Hz 0.8Amps Ac Only
Home Telephone: Dc 9V 400Ma
Light Bulb: Helical 26W 120Vac 60Hz 390Ma
Can I Make A Affordable Solar Panel To Keep My Little Room Off Grid??
Thank You Guys Please Show Me Anything Links, Answers, Criticize Me Any Info
This looks like about 300W of loads, similar to a small cabin. I'm going to assume the fan runs pretty much all day long, and the laptops, maybe 4 hours, and the light, 8 hours. We end up with about a 3-4 kWh / day requirement. That's an 800W array in a place like southern California, Nevada, or Arizona, considering losses including battery charging and inverter. $4-5k, assuming you do the work yourself. And it's a pain to maintain batteries.
It's hard to make a system this size pay for itself, if grid power is already available. But it could be a cool thing to do.
Where Can I Find Pathway Solar Lighting That Doesn'T Require Re-Chargeable Batteries?
I Don'T Want To Have To Worry About Batteries Period.....To Me That'S What True &Quot;Solar&Quot; Power Is,
But I Can'T Seem To Find Any Solar Light Stakes Without A Battery Being Required.
Any Specific Store Or Brand Suggestions?
How are you going to store the energy produced by the photovoltaic cell?
You can remove the batteries from the lights. Tape over the photo eye so the lights will think it is dark.
They will work great all day long as long as the sun is up.
No sun. No light. Get it?
Scienceeeeee Help Iw Ill Give U 77 Points If I Get All Of These Questions Correct..?
.) What Invention Revolutionized The Study Of The Sky?
2.) A Spectrometer Examines
Different Colors That Make Up The Light From A Distant Star
If There Are Spectacles In Space
If People Live On Mars
3.) The Mass Of The Sun Is
Equal To That Of Earth
Over 300,000 Times Greater Than That Of Earth
Roughly Half That Of Earth
4.) How Do Gamma Rays At The Core Become Visible Light At The Surface?
Radiation Is Absorbed And Re-Emitted At A Lower Frequency
Visible Light Rays Are The Same As Gamma Rays
The Amplitude Of The Radiation Drops As It Moves To The Surface
5.) Which Planets Besides Earth Sustain Life?
All Of Them
Mars And Maybe Jupiter
None Of Them
6.) What Is Another Name For A Shooting Star?
The North Star
7.) The Surface Of The Sun Is Called
8.) Earth'S ______ Gives It A Temperate Climate Allowing The Chemical Reactions Necessary To Sustain Life.
9.) What Is A Leap Year?
A Year With 365.25 Days
A Year With An Extra Day To Compensate For The Actual Number Of Days To Orbit The Sun
A Year Without February
10.) Why Is It Warmer In Summer?
The Earth Is Closer To The Sun
The Days Are Longer And The Sunlight More Direct
The Earth Is Closer To The Equator In Summer
11.) Why Is It Dangerous To Look At An Eclipse Of The Sun?
Invisible Rays May Damage Your Eyes
You Might Turn Into A Werewolf
It Is Dangerous To Look At An Eclipse Of The Moon, Not The Sun
12.) Has Anyone Been On The Moon?
Only In The Comics Or On Tv
American Astronauts Landed On The Moon In 1969
People Live On The Moon Right Now
13.) The Sun Consists Mostly Of
Hydrogen And Helium
Oxygen And Iron
Gold And Hydrogen
14.) The Sun Continually Emits A Stream Of Charged Particles Consisting Mostly Of Electrons And Protons. This Is Called
The Solar Wind
15.) What Is A Light Year?
The Years It Takes For Light To Travel In Space
The Time It Takes Light To Travel One Year
The Distance It Takes Light To Travel In One Year
16.) Planets And Asteroids Both Orbit The Sun, But The Most Common Difference Between Them Is
The Amount Of Life On Each
The Size And Shape
Direction Of Orbit
17.) Comets Are Made Of
Gases And Dust
All Of The Above
18.) Johannes Kepler Found That
The Planetary Orbits Around The Sun Were Elliptical
The Planetary Orbits Around The Sun Were Circular
None Of The Above
19.) The Seasons Changing Has To Do With All Of The Following Except:
How Directly The Sun Is Shining
The Earth Being Slightly Flattened At The Poles
The Length Of Day
20.) What Causes The Northern Lights?
The Magnetic Field Grows In The Northern Sky
The Sun Shines On The Northern Sky
Solar Flares On The Sun'S Surface Shoot Out Streams Of High Energy Particles
2) different colors that make up the light from a distant star
3) over 300,000 times greater than that of Earth
4) radiation is absorbed and re-emitted at a lower frequency
5) none of them (as far as we know)
7) the photosphere
9) a year with an extra day to compensate for the actual number of days to orbit the Sun
10) The days are longer and the sunlight more direct
11) Invisible rays may damage your eyes
12) American astronauts landed on the Moon in 1969
13) Hydrogen and Helium
14) the solar wind
15) The distance it takes light to travel in one year
16) the size and shape
17) All of the above
18) the planetary orbits around the Sun were circular
19) the Earth being slightly flattened at the poles
20) solar flares on the Sun's surface shoot out streams of high energy particles