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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 homeowner to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothing, seeing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are substantial, many property owners discover that the benefit, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Significantly minimize or even remove your electric bills
Whether you're a house owner, service, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can comprise a large part of your month-to-month costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy expenses and you'll still save a great deal of loan.
#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity expense savings, the typical American house owner settles their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against rising energy costs
Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the past 10 years, residential electricity prices have actually increased by approximately 3 percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and protect against unpredictable increases in electricity costs. If you're a business or homeowner with changing cash flow, going solar also assists you much better projection and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home value
Numerous studies have actually discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater property worths and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for homes geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price changes in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy
According to 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 tasks in the country. This growth is anticipated to continue. Because 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 a terrific way to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A normal property photovoltaic panel system will get rid of three 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 corporate social duty are essential parts of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding businesses that decide to operate responsibly. Services are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful driver of consumer buying decisions, creating goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Many homeowners select to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar company-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar company for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy company.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The utility business are infamous for their varying and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is clearly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and simple math, we can determine how much electricity will be produced, and most importantly, at exactly 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 Is The Major Source Of Energy In Our Solar System?
Nuclear energy in the sun, which is then transferred by radiation. The nuclear reactions are caused by colliding particles in the sun's core due to the massive gravity.
Is It Economical To Run A Solar Energy To Power My Electricals At Home?
I Was Thinking Of Having It Installed In My House But I Still Have To Do Some Research If It Is Economical And Efficient.
Unfortunately to use solar panels that convert sunlight directly into electricity is not economical or energy efficient. The only time it is really worth it is if you are in a remote location and it is one of your only options.
Solar panels lose 40% of the energy from the sun as heat loss. If instead you used solar collectors to directly heat the water you use in your home you would save more money and energy. Solar Collector systems are much cheaper. Why convert the suns energy to electricity only to turn around an convert it to heat again to warm your water?
Photoelectric Solar panels are very expensive to produce money-wise, and energy-wise. With current technology the amount of energy that is used to produce a photoelectric panel is MORE than the amount of energy it will ever produce. The quality of Silicon Crystal required does not occur naturally and the process that it takes to produce it is very energy intensive. ( 2100-2300 degree C temps are required ) Photoelectric power has the perception of being "green" but only if you leave the production process out of the equation.
as for the money side, you might be able to come out ahead if you can buy the panels outright and recieve a tax break. Then if you live in a very sunny area, the more direct sunlight you get the more benefit you recieve.
Why Is President Bush Wrong On Offshore And Anwar Oil Drilling?
The Us Uses Over 7 Billion Barrels Of Oil A Year According To The Energy Information Agency. Offshore Drilling On The Continental Shelf Would Give America A Little Over 2 Years Of Oil Supply According To Eia. Anwar Would At Best Provide A Little Less Than 2 Years Of Oil Supply According To Eia. So Instead Of Turning To Electric Cars Like The Phoenix Sut / Suv Which He Himself Endorsed On The White House Grounds He Shows His True Colors All For A Measly 4 Years Of Oil Production Which Would Take 6 To 10 Years To Bring Online. Wind And Solar Can Provide Half The Energy Of The Usa If Programmed Correctly. He Was Educated At Yale? Hard To Believe.
Because it is very expensive to drill offshore and we don't even know if there is oil there. It's a pricey risk! Not to mention the cost to the environment. Also, offshore drilling will not drop gas prices. IF and that's a big IF, oil is found it would not make it to the pumps for years maybe even decades. This is just a GOP gimmick.
What Are Your Views On Energy Production And The Environment?
I Don'T Usually Post Or Read Questions Under Global Warming, In My Experience, Most People Under This Tab Are Looking For A Fight, Not An Answer. We Live In A Home That Is Powered By The Wind And Sun For Environmental Reasons. I'M Not Concerned About Global Warming, My Theory Is That The Earth Will Rebalance Itself Whatever We Do To It, Even If It Kills All Of Us In The Process.
Here Are Two Links To Articles, One For Fossil Fuel Use, And The Other For Renewables. Check Them Out, Then Post Your Opinions Here. Your Opinions, Not Your Complaints About Other Peoples Opinions, There Are Enough Complaints To Fill A Good Size Landfill Already, And They Have Accomplished Nothing.
Thanks For Your Time, Rudydoo
I worked for more 35yrs in the power generation industry, and know what most people don't know, and that is that electrical grids have to operate in very narrow ranges, output has to match demand, voltage and frequency must be maintained, to do this means constant adjustment of load output, a lot of which is done automatically by 'free govenor action' some is done by preplanned load changes (we approx know peak demand periods) and a lot of load alterations are done as and when needed.
Of the renewables, hydro is brilliant it is the most flexible of all power generation, it can start up or shut down in minutes and control anywhere in between, Geothermal well I don't know that much about it, but it seems okay, tidal not so flexible but at least we know in advance what the tides will do. However solar and wind are really useless, they can't change load and you never know whether they will produce zero or too much, they cause a burden on other generating systems which have to make up for their lack of flexibility.
You say your home is powered by wind and sun, do you have grid back up? or do you just put up with lack of power, when the wind does not blow and the sun shine, or do you live in a place with permanent sunny skies and constant wind?
My view is give up the back to nature approach, but move forward to better technology, improved generating means (probably some form of nuclear) more efficient and less polluting generation, we can do it, we have the knowledge, the ingenuity, the innovation, but it seems we are lacking motivation.
Your second link, is about health, what about the many millions who do not have electricity and suffer respiratory diseases from burning wood and animal dung for fuel?