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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 utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioner, washing clothing, enjoying TV, cooking dinner. All while lowering 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 significant, numerous homeowners find that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically minimize or perhaps eliminate your electrical costs
Whether you're a house owner, business, or nonprofit, electricity costs can make up a large portion of your monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Make a terrific return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy expense cost savings, the typical American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against rising energy costs
Among the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the previous ten years, domestic electrical energy prices have increased by an average of three percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy costs. If you're a company or homeowner with fluctuating capital, going solar also assists you better forecast and manage your expenditures.
#4 Increase your home worth
Several research studies have actually found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for properties geared up 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 part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from rate variations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar market added jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is expected 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 substantial factor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent way to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A typical residential solar panel system will remove 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social duty are important elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding businesses that pick to run properly. Businesses are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of customer acquiring decisions, creating goodwill and improving organisation outcomes.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Numerous house owners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This means that a third-party company-- the solar company-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar company for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the energy business.
Since June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy companies are notorious for their changing and unreliable electrical energy rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can compute just how much electrical power will be created, and most significantly, at what rate, for a minimum of 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
Questions About Solar Panels For Residential Use?
How Much Do You Think It Would Cost For Installation?
I Heard That Solar Panels Can Store Electricity And Any Excess Electricity Gets Sold Back To The Electric Company. How Much Money Can A Home Owner Make From Doing This?
Do You Think Solar Panels Are Worth It?
If you're in a sunny area, and the cost of electricity is high, solar panels can be worth it. But it's not a big moneymaker, it's something that pays back over long timeframes. We live in northern California, and our system is about break even, but that's because our electricity usage was low to begin with. If you want to see our system, look at the web page in my profile.
Are panels worth it in your area? The only way to know for sure is to find a local installer in your phone book, and then ask for local references. If you can't find a local installer, that's a clue, and if they can't give you any references that are nearby, that's another clue.
The panels don't actually store energy, the energy is sold back to the power company when what you produce is more than you consume, driving the meter backwards. Again, this is not a big moneymaker, and in fact, it may be impossible to make a profit, depending on your local laws.
How Do Solar Panels Work?
Ive Tried Reaserching It But I Never Get A Clear Answer Or The Answer Is For Insiders Who Work With This.
When light hits the semiconductors in the panel, the electrons absorb the energy and are knocked free from the atoms and flow freely in one direction to create an electric current.
Why Are Solar Panels So Expensive?
It Is Very Convenient For Power Companies That We Can Not Get Free Power From Sun.
Is It A Real Technological Problem Or It Is Only A Political Issue?
Because producing solar cells requires lots of fossil fuel derived energy, more than they produce during their life, in most cases!
Why Do People Think Solar Power Is Energy Efficent?
At Cost It Runs 3 To 1
But A Old Fashioned Heat Pump Runs 5 To 1 , And The Amount Of Crap That Goes Into Solar Panel Construction Out Ways The Total Benefits And Finally The Things Are Nearly Impossible To Repair Compared To Heat Pumps , So The Panel Is Scrapped And A New One Fitted
Your use of Solar Power is kind of vague. Passive systems are very efficient because if they are set up right, they use virtually no power, or can be rigged to run on nothing.
The most basic of basic is just letting the sun come though a south facing window during the day. I have even seen jars of water and rock boxes used to retain heat for the evening hours.
I think you are going on about PV systems that generate electricity. They vary in performance, and performance can vary on installation. If you mount them on moving platform that can follow the sun, you will get the most use, or efficiency out of them. To complicate, you just cannot hook these things to your house. All have to go though a conversion to AC, and the equipment used can effect that efficiency as well. In short, it would be hard to judge what your basing your figures on until you specify the exact set up, the stated outputs, the actual outputs, the entire set up, and where you live.
How Expensive Will Artificial Photosynthesis Be?(Cost Analysis)?
How Expensive Will Artificial Photosynthesis Be?(Cost Analysis)
Material Cost, Operation Costs, Maintenance Cost, Etc..
Any Help Is Greatly Appreciated
It would be more expensive than the average solar panel. For one its experimental and second its about 300% more effective than solar panels. Plants use 90% of the sunlight that hits them, solar panels only use 30