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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 everyday life: running your air conditioning system, cleaning clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are considerable, many residents discover that the benefit, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.
Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically minimize or perhaps remove your electrical costs
Whether you're a property owner, service, or nonprofit, electricity costs can comprise a large portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll produce complimentary 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 utility costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Earn an excellent return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy costs cost savings, the typical American homeowner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus rising energy expenses
Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, domestic electrical power rates have actually gone up by an average of three percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and protect versus unforeseeable increases in electrical power costs. If you're an organisation or property owner with rising and falling money circulation, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and manage your expenditures.
#4 Increase your home value
Several studies have actually found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater residential or commercial property values and offer quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more informed about solar, need for homes geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential part of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost fluctuations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market included tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This development is anticipated to continue. Because solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant factor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a fantastic method to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably reduce that number. A normal residential photovoltaic panel system will remove three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social obligation are essential parts of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to run properly. Businesses are discovering that "green" credentials are an effective chauffeur of customer buying choices, creating goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no money down.
Lots of homeowners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This means that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar supplier for electrical energy-- 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 Investment
The utility companies are notorious for their changing and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can calculate just how much electrical power will be generated, and most significantly, at 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
How Do Consumers Benefit From Solar Energy?
Homeowners who install solar systems on their houses can reduce the amount of electricity they're using from the power company. In fact, if the system generates more power than what the house needs, the excess electricity is sold back to the power company. This can greatly reduce the homeowner's monthly electric bill - even make it $0.
Why All Solar Panels Must Transmit Energy To A Battery First?
And Not Direct To The Device¡?
The Clearer Question 10 Points! Thanks!
Actually it is not a must.
What happens is that most of the time the voltage/current output of a solar panels is not suitable for most devices (most devices at home use AC power and solar panel produces only DC power) or you need a stable source of energy (available all the time) which you can not get with only a solar panel which output depends on the solar light (unstable power source ).
If you get suitable devices (you can get them in some stores) for solar panels and you do not need a stable power source, you can use solar panels directly, for example, in remote places in normal to use solar panels without batteries to pumps water whenever there is sunlight, the pump has to be a suitable one for solar panel power.
What Part Of The Jacuzzi Would I Hook A Solar Panel Up To In Order To Solar Heat The Water In The Jacuzzi?
It sounds 'hot! We neeed screws...screw bee do and dooo..
(((awww!))).... Now the heat will scream out of the sun, to boil it up!
As long as the panel won't burn off my cutie cookie bun when I dip on it..Or 'can't help to cry out Meoww!!
Good luck brother..
How Is Solar Energy Used In The Us?
What Uses The Most Solar Energy In The Us?
What a great question. I was very interested in finding out this information as well so I had to research it. What I found is that solar energy is the light and radiant heat from the Sun that influences Earth's climate and weather and sustains life. Solar power is the rate of solar energy at a point in time; it is sometimes used as a synonym for solar energy or more specifically to refer to electricity generated from solar radiation. Since ancient times solar energy has been harnessed for human use through a range of technologies. Solar radiation along with secondary solar resources such as wind and wave power, hydroelectricity and biomass account for most of the available flow of renewable energy on Earth.
In what ways is Solar Energy used in the US and what uses the most Solar Energy?
Solar energy in the US can provide electrical generation by heat engine or photovoltaic means, day lighting and space heating in passive solar and active solar buildings, potable water via distillation and disinfection, hot water, space cooling by absorption or vapor-compression refrigeration, thermal energy for cooking, and high temperature process heat for industrial purposes.
It has many many uses as you can see, but none more important than for heating and electrical needs, especially here in US where the demand for power is growing and growing as we begin to find other alternatives, for renewable energy besides gas and oil.
Great question by the way, it helped me also in my research. :p
What Is The Purpose Of Geothermal Energy?
I Am Doing Research Aon Geothermal Energy And Im Sry To Bother Everyone But I Really Need Help And Fast
The "purpose" of geothermal energy? It is but one alternative energy whose purpose is to reduce the use of traditional energy sources. To begin with, do you know WHAT geothermal energy is? "Geo" refers to geology or things of the earth; "thermal" refers temperature. Put together, "geothermal" energy has to do with using the temperature properties of the earth in place of or in the reduction of the use of traditional energy sources.
Pretty much world wide, the earth's soil structures help to moderate the temperature above ground. The "dirt" layers make for a pretty darned good insulation. This means that when it is cold, if you dig deep enough the dirt is not frozen; this is called the freeze level, or freeze point in many building circles in which water pipes must be layed. It also means that when it is hot, if you dig deep enough, the dirt is actually cool/cooler. Like wise, the larger/deeper the body of water, the longer it takes to warm up in the summer and cool down in the winter; in these cases, the temperature of a large/deep body of water can be used as a geothermal energy source. In some very special cases, you might run into a hot spring, or other geological anomly, whose energy can be used; a hot spring is water coming up from the ground that is already warmed.
Probably the most commonly used applications of geothermal energy are building structures into the earth/dirt its self and, using the temperature of the dirt to moderate the temperature of water which is then used within a structure. In building structures into the dirt, some are built completely under ground while others are built into the "side of a hill (dirt) or mountain (rock)". Often water is used to cool a structure in the summer; the water is cooled in buried pipes and then pumped around the structure. Sometimes, water is kept "warm" underground then heated before being used in a heating system for the structure or as hot water in a shower. In this case, the geothermal energy simply reduces the amount of heating required and thus the traditional energy source.
Another type of energy uses a combination of geothermal and solar energy. The water is pumped from the ground at the "warm" temperature of something between 32 and 55 degrees F. It is then "heated" in pipes or drums to between 50 and 80 degrees outside in the sun. Then it is piped inside and further heated for piping around the structure to keep it warm (radiant heat) or for use in a more traiditonal water heater (i.e. showers, washing dishes, etc...).
In most cases, geothermal heat is used as an accompanyment to other energy sources rather than a replacement; it is used to reduce the amount of other energies.