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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 conditioner, washing clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, 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 advantages of solar power are significant, many homeowners find that the benefit, unique functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more enticing.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Drastically decrease or even remove your electrical costs
Whether you're a property owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can comprise a large part of your month-to-month expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Make a fantastic return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy costs savings, the average American house owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure versus increasing energy expenses
Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy costs. In the previous 10 years, property electrical power rates have gone up by approximately 3 percent each year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and protect against unpredictable boosts in electrical energy costs. If you're a company or homeowner with rising and falling money flow, going solar likewise helps you better forecast and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your residential or commercial property value
Multiple studies have discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater property values and sell more quickly 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 informed about solar, demand 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 accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from cost variations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This growth is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is a terrific method to decrease your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly 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 yearly.
#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and business social responsibility are essential elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Increasingly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that decide to run properly. Services are discovering that "green" credentials are an effective motorist of consumer purchasing choices, producing goodwill and improving business outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Lots of property owners select to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This means that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical power-- 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 Financial investment
The energy business are infamous for their changing and unreliable electrical power prices. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can compute just how much electrical energy will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly 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
What Are Problems Of Fossil Fuels And The Advantages Of Solar Energy.?
What Are The Pros And Cons Of Solar Energy With Respect To Cost, Impact On The Environment, Availability Etc.
There are several problems with fossil fuels. They are a limited commodity, they cause pollution when burned, and they are destructive to drill for or mine.
Solar energy is a growing technology right now. People who have solar panels on their houses often generate more electricity than they can even use, and in some places they can sell it back to the power companies and make a profit while not paying for electricity.
At present, solar panels are expensive to buy, but this will change as more people buy them, just like any other technology.
For the environment, I would guess that solar energy is almost completely harmless. I don't know what kind of chemicals that are required for making solar panels, but once they are produced, solar energy uses a virtually unlimited energy source that is clean to harvest and gives off no emissions.
Can I Hard Wire Various Inverters And Solar Panels To A Deep Cycle Marine Battery?
Using A 12V Marine Battery, 550Cca, 140 Reserve Capacity. I Want To Use A Cheap Solar Panel, But Can I Hard Wire The Two? If So, How Many Watts Must The Solar Panel Put Out To Be Efficient?
What you need is the amp-hour rating of the battery. The rest are meaningless. I know battery manufacturers try to hide the meaningful numbers, but they are needed.
If I assume a 100 amp-hour capacity for the battery, which is a large one, that equates to about 1kW-hour storage.
You cannot hard wire them, unless the solar panel is so small that it will just trickle charge the battery. In that case, you need at least a rectifier, 1N4001, between the panels and the battery to prevent the battery from discharging through the panel when there is no sun. You would need a panel that can supply at least 16 volts in that case.
For a larger panel you need a charge controller in the middle to prevent overcharging the battery. This is for panels in the range of 30 watts on up.
What do you mean by "efficient" ?
Bought A House With A Galvanised Iron Roof, Will It Be Very Noisy? I'M Putting 3 K/W Of Solar Panels On.?
I'M Assuming It Will It Be Horribly Noisy When It Rains. Hopefully The Solar Panels I'M Installing Will Lessen The Noise? Any Thoughts Or Advice Would Be Appreciated.
that's so funny... many people actually prefer them because they find the sound of the rain falling on them SOOTHING. it's a little like living near the ocean and complaining about the noisy surf.
How Can I Tell If My Solar Light Is Working?
If I Put A 'Charged' Battery In It, It Will Light-Up After Dark. But, I Don't Think The 'Solar Panel' Is Charging The Battery! Is There A Way I Can Check It, Without Getting Too Complicated?
You know how to use a volt meter on a battery? Try it on the terminals of the solar panel in direct sunlight.
And make sure the voltage from the solar panel is greater than the battery.
How Easy Would It Be To Build A Small Solar Collector That Would Help Heat My House?
I Have Heard That These Can Be Built Fairly Easy And Could Have A Blower Added On Them To Help Heat A House. Does Anyone Know Where Plans Could Be Bought At Or Where I Could Find More Information About Something Like This?
here are some of the links for building a solar panel. A friend of mine and I built one to heat his pool on top of his garage and it works wonderfully.