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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 property owner to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning unit, washing clothes, watching TELEVISION, cooking supper. 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 substantial, many residents find that the benefit, unique functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically minimize or even remove your electric expenses
Whether you're a homeowner, business, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can comprise a big portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.
#2 Make a fantastic return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns equaling those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical power bill cost 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 versus rising energy expenses
One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the past 10 years, property electricity rates have gone up by an average of 3 percent yearly. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and protect versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're an organisation or property owner with changing capital, going solar likewise helps you better forecast and manage your expenses.
#4 Increase your house worth
Several studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater property worths and offer quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for homes equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key element of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from price fluctuations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is a terrific method to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A typical property photovoltaic panel system will eliminate 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are necessary elements of an organization's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding services that select to operate responsibly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of consumer buying choices, producing goodwill and improving company outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Many property owners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You just pay the solar supplier for electrical power-- 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 Investment
The utility companies are notorious for their changing and unreliable electricity costs. There is clearly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and easy mathematics, we can compute how much electrical energy will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly what price, for at least 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
How Hard Is It To Convert Your Home To Solar Energy?
And Can It Be Done Without Ruining The Outside Appearance Of Your House? All The Solar Homes I See Are Covered With Funky Panels, And It Looks Like A Mess.
How Much $$ Would Someone Need To Dish Out For A Transformation Like That?
I have seen this done on HGTV channel when people remodel their homes...
It is quite expensive to be sure...
Each home is different because of size...
They run plumbing all through the walls to pump water through to warm the floors and keep plumbing all insulated...
The lighting comes from the sun through special glass panes that filter warmth into the house...
It keeps everything warm in winter...
As for summer, the same windows are covered to keep the house cool and the plumbing is controlled by electronics to keep it cool...
I have seen the builders put in these big boxes that convert all your wires and plumbing to meet the needs of the house...
They have all kinds of buttons on them for setting special heat and cooling in different rooms...
It looks like you need a degree in electronics to learn to use them...
I am sure though I could never afford them and they would not work in my house because I have a manufactured home that does not have thick walls or strong exterior...
My house is all wood...
What Are Three Primary Sources Of Energy Called?
the web page (below) presents: Energy Sources other than Petroleum
3.1 Non-Renewable Energy Sources
3.1.1 Natural Gas:
3.1.3 Nuclear Energy:
3.1.5 Shale Oil:
3.1.6 Tar Sands and Extra-Heavy Oil:
3.2 Renewable Energy Sources
3.2.1 Hydroelectric Energy
3.2.5 Solar (photovoltaic):
3.3 Energy Storage
3.3.1 Fuel Cells , Batteries  and Water Reservoirs:
3.4 Reducing Oil Consumption
3.5 CO Emissions and Global Warming: a Limitation on the use of Coal
each of the above is a "hot link" at the web page with extensive descriptions
How Does Solar Energy For Buisnessess Work?
I Just Need To Know The Basics Of How Solar Energy For Buisnesess Works.
Solar for businesses works pretty much the same way as solar for private residences.
Typically, panels are put on the roof for either hot water or electricity. In both cases, the solar generally only supplies a fraction of what the business needs, because businesses use a lot of energy.
Retail stores have flat roofs, which is good for the cost of the building, but not as good for solar. Also, stores have more junk sticking up from the roof that could shade the panels.
A business is not eligible for the same federal tax credit that a home can get, but can deduct the panels as a capital expense (usually).
Most businesses want to see a big return on any money they invest, and solar doesn't do that today. A few boutique stores like Whole Foods do it, and so do a few major corporations that want to make a statement, like Google.
Look up "solar energy" on Wikipedia for more.
Ups Or Inverter For Using With Solar Energy?
Provided Ups Can Charge With Solar.
What Is The Advantage/Disadv?
Which Is Good Value For Money?
I Want To Use As Permanent Solution For Home Electronic, Computers Etc
A UPS would have a rectifier you do not need . . . unless maybe you have some kind of solar-thermal system with a generator.
I think you would want an inverter, with a battery and maybe some kind of charge controller. It might depend on the size of your system.
I Have A Few Physics Questions For A Test?!?
I'Ve Got A Few Physics Questions And Will Need To Know Them For A Test Soon.
1) What Is A Solar Flare? (Please Don'T Say Its A Move Used In Dragonball Z Because I Already Know That!)
2) What Does The National Grid Do?
3) Name A Reason Why We Can See Stars At The Night (Other Than The Fact That They'Re Big)
4) How Do Solar Flares Affect Satellite Signals?
5) What Are Comets Made Of?
Thanks In Advance Guys! :-]
1) What is a solar flare?
A solar flare is a violent explosion in a star's (like the Sun's) atmosphere releasing as much energy as 6 × 1025 Joules. Solar flares affect all layers of the solar atmosphere (photosphere, corona, and chromosphere), heating plasma to tens of million Kelvin and accelerating electrons, protons and heavier ions to near the speed of light. They produce radiation across the electromagnetic spectrum at all wavelengths, from radio waves to gamma rays. Most flares occur in active regions around sunspots, where intense magnetic fields penetrate the photosphere to link the corona to the solar interior. Flares are powered by the sudden (timescales of minutes to tens of minutes) release of magnetic energy stored in the corona.
X-rays and UV radiation emitted by solar flares can affect Earth's ionosphere and disrupt long-range radio communications. Direct radio emission at decimetric wavelengths may disturb operation of radars and other devices operating at these frequencies.
Solar flares were first observed on the Sun by Richard Christopher Carrington and independently by Richard Hodgson in 1859 as localized visible brightenings of small areas within a sunspot group. Stellar flares have also been observed on a variety of other stars.
The frequency of occurrence of solar flares varies, from several per day when the Sun is particularly "active" to less than one each week when the Sun is "quiet". Large flares are less frequent than smaller ones. Solar activity varies with an 11-year cycle (the solar cycle). At the peak of the cycle there are typically more sunspots on the Sun, and hence more solar flares.
2) What does the national grid do?
distributes electric power throughout the country
3) Name a reason why we can see stars at the night (Other than the fact that they're big)
They are big and very bright.
4) How do solar flares affect satellite signals?
5) What are comets made of?
Comet nuclei are known to range from about 100 meters to 40+ kilometers across and are composed of rock, dust, water ice, and frozen gases such as carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, methane and ammonia. They are often popularly described as "dirty snowballs", though recent observations have revealed dry dusty or rocky surfaces, suggesting that the ices are hidden beneath the crust (see Debate over comet composition). Comets also contain a variety of organic compounds; in addition to the gases already mentioned, these may include methanol, hydrogen cyanide, formaldehyde, ethanol and ethane, and perhaps more complex molecules such as long-chain hydrocarbons and amino acids. Comet nuclei are irregularly shaped: they have insufficient mass (and hence gravity) to become spherical.
Surprisingly, cometary nuclei are among the darkest objects known to exist in the solar system. The Giotto probe found that Comet Halley's nucleus reflects approximately 4% of the light that falls on it, and Deep Space 1 discovered that Comet Borrelly's surface reflects only 2.4% to 3% of the light that falls on it; by comparison, asphalt reflects 7% of the light that falls on it. It is thought that complex organic compounds are the dark surface material. Solar heating drives off volatile compounds leaving behind heavy long-chain organics that tend to be very dark, like tar or crude oil. The very darkness of cometary surfaces allows them to absorb the heat necessary to drive their outgassing.