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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 house owners to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothes, seeing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are substantial, lots of home owners find that the convenience, distinct functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.
Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably minimize or even eliminate your electric expenses
Whether you're a property owner, service, or not-for-profit, electrical energy expenses can make up a big portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar 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 decrease your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.
#2 Earn a great return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the finest ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy expense cost savings, the average American homeowner pays off their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus rising energy expenses
One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical power rates have increased by an average of 3 percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and secure versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical power expenses. If you're a service or homeowner with changing capital, going solar also assists you better forecast and manage your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home or business value
Numerous research studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and sell faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated 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 an essential element of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price variations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent way to decrease your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A typical residential photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.
#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social obligation are very important elements of an organization's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding organisations that opt to operate responsibly. Companies are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful chauffeur of customer getting decisions, creating goodwill and enhancing business results.
#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.
Numerous property owners select to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility business.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy business are notorious for their varying and unreliable electrical energy costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can determine how much electrical power will be produced, and most notably, at what cost, for at least 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
What Are The Implications Of Requiring Builders And Designers Of New Buildings To Install Solar Panels?
Short run: the price of a house will increase an may out price some people trying to buy houses. The price of solar panel and installing them on existing building will increase perhaps out pricing some who want to install them.
Long run: decrease energy consumption and lowering the price of energy compared to what it would have been without the regulation. May spur investment in panel production and technology lowering LR cost of installation perhaps leading to more existing building having panels but farther out in the future. May pull investment from other alternative energy sources slowing technological advancements in them.
A Few Questions For Someone Who Knows Much About Solar Panels?
I Have Been Looking Into Solar Panels For A Small House That I Am Building. It Would Be Great If I Could Nix A Furnace, And Use Solar Panels To Heat The House With Electric. The House Is Going To Be Less Than 1000 Square Feet. I Have Tried Looking On Google But Did Not Find Much. I Am In Canada.
Here Is What I Am Looking For
- How Much Do You Think I Can Expect To Spend On Solar Panels?
- How Long Do They Last?
- Would They Eliminate An Electricity Bill All Together?
Hi this is just my personal opinion but I think that currently solar panels are not advanced enough to really do any good. In the future maybe but right now I don't see you really saving anything. The only reason why you would use solar is to help the environment. The initial cost of getting all the equipment is going to be so much that it will take years to pay for itself. Then when it does pay for itself some parts will need to be replaced costing more money. Right now I don't think it's a good idea. But maybe in the future. Again this is just my opinion.
How Do You Get Electricity In A Rainy Day If You Have Solar Panels?
I Am Working On A Project And I Have To Build A House With Solar Panels. My Teacher Asked Me How Would I Get Solar Energy If It Is Rainy Or Cloudy? I Looked It Up But Didn'T Understand. Please Help Me!!
Solar panels convert light energy into electrical energy with the photovoltaic process. They work best when perpendicular to the incoming sunlight and with no clouds in bright sunlight. They will work at reduced efficiency if there are clouds or rain, but as long as its not dark, they will still produce "some" electricity.
That is one of the real problems with solar energy, as we expect to have electricity available on demand, regardless of day/night cycles and atmospheric conditions. Storing electricity is very inefficient, so we need hydro, nuclear,or fossil fuel energy to provide firm "on demand" energy as a base load.
If Solar Panels Are So Good, Why Do We Sell Them To Silly Americans While Building Coal Plants For Ourselves?
If the argument is that the Solyndra loan was oversold as a job creation engine, maybe that’s true. But that’s not the argument that conservatives want to make. They want to claim that green energy investments must be ended because they cannot possibly work. With a perspective like that, obviously so. But the truth is that the Solyndra bankruptcy represents 1.3% of the total green energy loans put out by the Energy Department. Solar energy, far from being doomed, is booming, and solar PV was even a net exporter to China last year. If there were a level playing field and China wasn’t subsidizing it’s solar industry across platforms at 20 times the level of the US, or if the US met that challenge with a similar level of investment, it wouldn’t be a contest. But there’s still plenty of room for a solar and greentech space in the US, regardless of one company’s troubles.
Net exporter? Yeah!
Does The Heat Bounce Back From Solar Panel? Will It Create More Global Warming If All Roofs Are Solar Paneled?
Imagine If You Put A Mirror Under The Sun, It Heats Up And The Light Is Reflected Back. How Is Solar Panel Different From This Concept? Does It Uses A Special Material So The Heat Will Not Bounce Back To The Atmosphere And Make Our Earth More Warmer Causing More Global Warming And Helping To Melt Down The Iceberg In North And South Pole? Are You A Genius? Answer My Question :P....
don k is right. except solar thermal panels absorb heat to, of course, to heat water. to even think that solar panels heat up so much to attribute to global warming has to be the most idoitic, clueless question i have ever read. we are all dumber to have read it. does your hot breath cause global warming? It gets hot under your arm pits and behind your legs, must be melting ice bergs with that body heat, right?