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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 utilize the sun to power daily life: running your ac system, washing clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while reducing 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 considerable, many homeowners discover that the benefit, unique functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Significantly minimize and even remove your electrical expenses
Whether you're a house owner, company, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can make up a large portion of your monthly costs. With a solar panel system, you'll generate 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 lower your energy costs and you'll still save a great deal of money.
#2 Earn an excellent return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power expense savings, the average American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus increasing energy costs
Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past ten years, residential electrical energy rates have actually increased by approximately 3 percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and safeguard against unforeseeable boosts in electricity costs. If you're a company or house owner with ever-changing money circulation, going solar also assists you much better projection and handle your expenses.
#4 Boost your home value
Numerous research studies have found that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater property values and sell faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties equipped with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market added jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Because solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable contributor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is an excellent way to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A typical domestic photovoltaic panel system will remove three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and business social responsibility are very important elements of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding services that select to run responsibly. Services are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful driver of consumer purchasing choices, creating goodwill and enhancing organisation results.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Lots of house owners decide to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You merely pay the solar provider for electricity-- 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 energy business are notorious for their varying and undependable electricity rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can compute how much electricity will be created, and most notably, at exactly what rate, for a minimum of the next Twenty 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
Why Are Rain And Solar Energy Important Inputs Into A Woodland Ecosystem?
Generally rain and solar energy (sunlight) are the only inputs to a woodland ecosystem. They support the growth of the plants and trees which in turn support all the other life (e.g. bacteria, worms, nematodes, fungi, insects, animals). These other life forms also use rain and sunlight directly. Trees and plants also use nutrients in the soil to help in their growth but these nutrients are recycled when the plant or tree reached old age and dies.
Woodland ecosystems are so efficient at converting rain and sunlight into growth that it is often possible to harvest reasonable amounts of wood from such systems in a sustainable manner. Hunting can also provide sustainable food. But care is needed to avoid over-exploitation and damage to sustainability.
I hope this answers your question but for a more detailed answer see http://www.buzzle.com/articles/plant-gro...
What Are The Alternate Energy Sources And Why Should We Use Them?
I Need To Know What The Alternate Energy Sources Are And The Good And Bad Points.....
alternative energy sources:
Something related with the ocean and the waves
No bad effects on environment unlike the others
What Is Avg Energy Consumption In A Green Home?
Answers Should Obviously Vary. And What Is The Average Cost Of Energy (Per Month Or Per Year) In A Green Home. I'M Doing Some Research For A Project That'S Going To Take Place Thank You
Hi Koko. Your answers will obviously vary a great deal, and not just because homes do, but your definition of a green home will not be the same as other peoples.
Our home has a 1.4 kw solar array and a 1kw wind turbine for electricity. We heat primarily with wood, but have solar passive heat and a propane furnace. Our hot water comes partially from a solar preheater, and the rest from a propane tankless water heater. On average, our electric bill is about $9 USD per month, and we use around $200 of propane per year for heating, cooking and hot water. I would say generally our solar, wind and wood heating make up about 80% of our homes entire energy usage, and the rest comes from the utility or fuel company in our area. Good luck in your research, and take care, Rudydoo
Why Is Solar Energy Considered To Be Renewable Energy?
Because the sun is going to come up tomorrow just like it did yesterday.
Where Does The Energy That Powers Electrical Appliances Come From?
Can Someone Tell Me?
Add natural gas and oil to the first answer. A very small amount is made from trash/garbage recycling. Visit California to see wind power and solar power in action producing electrical power.