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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, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are significant, lots of property owners discover that the convenience, special features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically minimize or even remove your electric expenses
Whether you're a house owner, service, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can make up a large portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce complimentary 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 reduce your utility bills and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Make an excellent return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the finest methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity costs savings, the average American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against increasing energy costs
One of the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, property electrical energy rates have gone up by an average of 3 percent yearly. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and secure versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're a service or property owner with ever-changing capital, going solar likewise helps you much better forecast and manage your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home value
Multiple research studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher property worths and offer more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more informed about solar, need for properties equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Increase U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial component of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost variations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry included 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 nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Because solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant factor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a great method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A typical property solar panel system will eliminate three to 4 tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are necessary components of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding services that choose to operate properly. Organisations are finding that "green" credentials are an effective driver of consumer purchasing decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing business outcomes.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Lots of homeowners decide to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar company-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar supplier for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy business.
Since 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 notorious for their changing and undependable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward trend.
With solar panels and easy math, we can determine just how much electricity will be produced, and most importantly, at what cost, 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
How Do Solar Cells Benefit The Environment?
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Benefits of using residential solar panels
* Some of the major advantages of residential solar panels include:
* Solar cells are noise free so they do not cause noise pollution.
* Solar energy harnessed by residential solar panels is non-polluting in nature. Unlike oil that leads to carbon dioxide and other carcinogens into air, solar energy cells are Eco friendly.
* Solar cells require minimal maintenance.
* Though the initial investment in residential solar panels may be high, in long run, it offers cost effective results.
* Residential solar panels are easy to install, as one does not require any heavy wiring and other paraphernalia.
With zero emission norms, residential solar panels are environment friendly.
However, the only limiting factor with residential solar panels is that they cannot work during night or bad weather and its initial cost is expensive. With the continuous improvement in renewable energy technologies, residential solar panels will be affordable and accessible. With the benefits like zero emission and nil greenhouse gas, it is a perfect contrast to bio fuel and electricity.
hope it helps.
Solar Panel And Battery Time Charge Question?
Hello Guys. I Put Up A Simple Setup For Just Emergencies And Low Loads. My Specs On The Solar Panel Are:
Max Power = 85W
Max Power Voltage 17.4
Max Power Current 4.91
Open Circuit Voltage 21.8
Short Circuit Current 5.29
Max System Voltage 1000
Im Using A Kirklan Deep Cycle Marine Battery 115 Amp Hour And A Cheap Sunforce 7Amp Charge Controller 7A Max/14.2V/13V
My Question Is...Me Being A Non Connoisseur , How Long Will My Solar Panel Take To Charge My Battery? I Know That I Wont Be Sucking It To 50% And My Only Load There Would Be A Stand Alone Fan 50 Watts That I Intent To Load Whenever The Power Goes Off For About 6 Hours. I Live In Puerto Rico , My Solar Panel Is Oriented South, Its A Movable Unit On A Dolly, Like The Ones In Diy On Youtube. And We Have Full Sun All Year Long.
I Thank You And Appreciate Any Help On This Matter, Cause I Know Nothing About It, I Just Know Is Better Than Buying A Noisy Generator.
Lead acid batteries are 50% efficient at charging and 92% efficient on discharging. However you don't want to deep discharge a lead acid battery and you don't want to overcharge a lead acid battery. There are three stages to charging a lead acid battery, a bulk charge, a topping charge and a float charge. The bulk charge is current limited ( the 7 A max ), the topping charge which is your 14.2 V and the float charge which is your 13 V. However a conservatively designed system would only use half the capacity of your battery in a cycle and would assume charging to 80% of charge. That would be charging the battery from 862.5 AH to 920 AH, a difference of 57.5 AH. At 12 V, that's 690 WH, however the batteries are only 50% efficient at charging so you'll need 1,380 WH to charge that 690 WH. You said you had six hours of usable Sunshine and your panel is rated at 85 W, well 85 W * 6 = 510 WH so you only have enough to charge 15% of your battery in a day.
How Does Your Region Obtain Energy?
How Does Your Region Obtain Energy? How Is It Converted? (Ex: Solar To Electric)?
Massachusetts: largely from burning oil, however, we are beginning to develop wind farms here, but that will only be a minor source of energy for a very long time
How Do Solar Powered Calculators Work?
I Am Doing A Research Project, And I Need Help. How Do Solar Powered Calculators Work? How Its Used, Who Invented It, What Year. And Such. Please? Thanks.
all I can help with is how it works. They have solar panels on them that transfer sunlight into energy and then that energy powers the calculator just like batteries would. If I had more time, I'd be happy to look up the info for you. Try e-mailing me later.
Anybody Install Solar Panels Themselves?
Got A Quote For About $11K Today For Solar Panels To Save Me About $100 A Month On My Electric Bill. I Was Just Wondering If Anyone Had Successfully Bought And Installed Their Own And How It Worked For You?
i have always been interested in it but the storage (batteries) and power grid tie in (to get paid for excess) technicalities made me shy away.
since your getting it installed im sure labor is a huge part of that -ebay has tons of the equipment.
I think wind may be a good home renewable source depending on where you live (cheaper than solar if you got the wind and space)
I would doubly check any goverment offerings - I know they used to and maybe still do offer sizable credits if you are within the bureacratic standards so make sure the installers work with you on that.
good luck -its new - and going to be a hassle to get right but the world needs more like you. willing to pay more now for a better tommorow (and not just $ wise)
you should come out ahead as interest rates and market provides little value on that cash and saving any equipment falure you sound good.
does the price include the batteries for all your produce kwh's? panels and labor aside batteries are the next big one