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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 home owners to use the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c, cleaning clothes, seeing TV, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are significant, lots of residents find that the benefit, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably lower or perhaps remove your electrical expenses
Whether you're a house owner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a big portion of your monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your utility bills and you'll still conserve a great deal of money.
#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical power costs cost savings, the typical American property owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure versus rising energy expenses
Among the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility costs. In the previous ten years, residential electrical energy costs have actually gone up by approximately 3 percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and protect against unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a company or house owner with ever-changing capital, going solar also assists you much better projection and handle your expenses.
#4 Boost your house value
Several studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater residential or commercial property worths and sell quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for homes equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial part of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from rate fluctuations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks 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 expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent way to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A normal residential solar panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are necessary parts of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding companies that choose to run properly. Companies are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of consumer buying decisions, developing goodwill and improving service outcomes.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Lots of property owners opt to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar supplier for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Investment
The utility business are well-known for their varying and unreliable electricity prices. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can determine how much electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at what rate, for a minimum of the next 20 years (repaired 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
Why Are Geothermal Energy And Solar Energy Power Plants Good Alternatives,?
But At The Same Time Not Always Easy To Have?
A. Both Are Nonpolluting And Inexpensive To Maintain, But Their Startup Costs And Limited Locations Make Them Difficult To Have Everywhere They Might Be Needed. B. Geothermal Energy May Cause Unwanted Volcanic Activity While Solar Energy Is Not Useful Unless The Sun Is Shining. C. The Operating Costs Of Both Are Too High. D. Geothermal Energy Can Cause Pollution, But Both Geothermal And Solar Energy Are Easy To Capture.
A) is the good answer, the other answers include partially correct statements .
Is The Financial Situation Of The World, Going To Get Better Soon ?
The Real Question Is, How Did We Get To This Point ? Possibly Miss Management Of Money Starting At The Top, As With The Government . Wrongful Spending Of Our Tax Dollars . Not Putting It Where It Should Go . Schools, Hospitals, Farms, Repairing The Old Roads & Not So Much Into Creating New Ones . Our National Parks , Finding Solutions Towards Our Pollution Problems . Solar Energy,Wind Energy, Water Energy . Also, Into The Space Program .
When I watched the movie, "Social Network", I could appreciate the skills and common sense, as the creator of Facebook, did this madness. He did very well, indeed, too well. Simply, Just placed, an user, and offered a service that did not exist, the rest came as a result.
Where do I go?
There are four major economies, are having a growing and extraordinary development. Representative industries in each country are modernizing gigantic steps, all economic sectors, are having a positive impact on their economies, rates of growth are increasingly encouraging. I'm talking about, China, India, Brazil and Russia.
The high technology and scientific research of the first world, are transforming these countries. The development of alternative energy sources, environmentally friendly, is having a great relevance in China and India. It is not only importers but exporters of manufactured goods, or goods and services developed to meet some needs.
I understand your concern and doubt about whether the Financial situation of the world, soon going to get Better
Simply put, in the next 20 years, the world economy, will have another option, another face, and above all, will be very healthy to benefit a large percentage of the population. Emerging markets will positively influence the world. Just dedicate yourself to analyze economic statistics, policies, strategies, plans and programs of these countries, will help you understand this better. OK
Here are these links:
Economic Trend 2020
Geostationary Hollow Lens Of Diameter In Kilometers Range Would Focus Light On The Earth To Get Energy?
What Are Some Limitations?
What do you mean by "hollow lens"? Are you referring to a segmented reflector? Unless you want all the energy at all wavelengths, it would be a *much* better idea to convert the radiation with e.g. photovoltaic cells in space, and beam a concentrated power source (probably microwave) to an earthbound receiver. That way, you keep the solar cells aligned with the sun and align the power beam with a small receiver on Earth. You can even jigger the orbit slightly so the station is never in Earth's shadow.
If An Alien Spacecraft Crashed In The Middle Of Times Square How Would The World Change?
A Craft From Somewhere Else Far More Advanced Than Current Human Technology Crashes In The Middle Of Times Square In Broad Daylight And The Alien Bodies Recovered (All Dead) Look Nothing Like You Or I...The Question Is How Would The World Change As A Result Of This Event?
Well, the first questions are answered.
Well, the question are we are not alone, not just in the existential sense, since - given the vast number of galaxies and stars within those galaxies it is entirely inconceivable to me that alien life has not arisen elsewhere in the universe. It's also a certainty within our galaxy for exactly the same reasons. The galaxy is not so hostile to life I suspect, given a planet with Earth-like temperature conditions life seems nearly certain.
This is different - Aliens exist - AND - they exist in our back-yard, within distance of our home-world.
So there are ethical and religious implications all around.
1. Religious & Culturally, we have problems, in that we entertain - evangelical and fundamentalist religions - even in our own country , that would absolutely be unprepared to address the notion of alien life, so the intellectual / cultural devistation would be most acute in these communities. Even mainstream Christian, Muslim and other faiths could have serious concerns or issues in containing radicalism or social disruption.
2. That has immediate ramifications for our political landscape , but instead of indulging the ever-popular worst-case we can look on it as an opportunity, but politically , as President Reagan mused - how quickly we would come together on issues which pre-occupy us presently.
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So in rapid order, we would likely start to look outward , towards our solar system and the local star-systems as being a "reachable" goal.
1. As a cultural point, after examination and study - a full - formal memorial is probably in order for the unfortunate crash victims. (on the off chance someone shows up looking for them, it's best to have them honorably buried rather than as specimens in a lab somewhere).
2. To what extent can we salvage materials and or technology to benefit ourselves. Here again, there are issues that could solve AND create problems for us. So energy production potentials, and materials sciences could be advanced by hundreds or even thousands of years - overnight.
How do we - as a species handle that knowledge. Are we as a species given to be particularly responsible with advanced technology? The answer is clearly no. Since our most advanced technologies usually are developed in the areas of weapons research it's not encouraging by any stretch to ponder what happens if we suddenly came into the way of knowing how to produce beam-weapons or anti-matter weapons or some such - in a very short timeframe - if not literally overnight.
Let's say the crash was not in the United States, but The Peoples Republic, or North Korea, or some other inherently repressive regime or even someplace else entirely - say - Africa.
This idea was explored very well in the variation of the old "Alien Nation" re imagined - South African style - "District 9" - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6PDlMggR... , so where the original "Newcomer" aliens had challenges assimilating to US culture http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-1jURDHRI... - , the "Prawns" of D9 - have a decidedly more difficult time.
I suspect as a species, we would be VERY well advised to execute on the idea of colonizing off-world as rapidly as possible, as a hedge against the notion of being wiped out.
This is not say we would be immune from extermination - but rather that we can - in short order - avoid being consigned to some problem on Earth.
Such as a poor interaction with geology - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4q1k28GZ28
A sudden act of genocide - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-NKqhqIN3Zc
Risk of an uppity toaster - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMst6sqRlMU
or even something like a new hyperspace freeway - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbNtlS69HhU
But after a short while, particularly the longer we were left alone, I suspect we might be able to cope ALOT better, but as a rule, I think it's very fair to consider what has historically happened to various civilizations when they come into contact for the first time.
Many vast civilizations were wiped out by first contact hostilities - so we would do well to get up to speed - from an interstellar perspective - fairly rapidly.
Japan - arguably - had one of the "happier" variant of first contact - and it was still a bloody and turbulent time - http://www.japan-101.com/history/history_west_first_contact.htm
I think that after a while - we'd settle into the colonial mindset - again - and develop into a less immature species - but no doubt that will likely come at , what to our eyes , is a very high price.
Costs Of Solar Energy?
I Need To Know How Much Money I Could Save By Buying Solar Panels For My House. Let'S Say That I Use About 2650 Kwh A Month And Am Spending About 11.81 Cents Per Kwh; Even If I Only Have The Solar Energy Count For A Fraction Of My Energy Consumption, How Much Money Could I Save?
I Need Numbers And Calculations, I Don'T Not Need Information On How Solar Energy Works.
You will not save any money. With tax credits you might stem the losses. See:
This story estimates you could provide half the electrical needs of a home for $32,000.
Your home has a avg continous load of about 3 to 4 kW, that over a month uses 2650 kWH (nice large home).
At $10 cost per watt for solar cells, supplying a third of your load would be $10,000. That money could buy 100,000 kWh of juice at 10 cents per kWH, that would be 10+ years from the electric company. The sun only shines half the time, and throw in some cloudy days, and you are looking at a 30 year break even.
Hence the need for tax credits for anyone to take this seriously.