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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 use the sun to power everyday life: running your ac system, cleaning clothing, watching TV, 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 environmental benefits of solar power are significant, numerous home owners discover that the benefit, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Significantly reduce or perhaps remove your electrical costs
Whether you're a property owner, business, or nonprofit, electrical energy expenses can comprise a big portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create free 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 reduce your utility expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.
#2 Earn an excellent return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical energy costs savings, the average American homeowner settles their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard versus increasing energy costs
Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge utility prices. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy costs have actually gone up by approximately 3 percent annually. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure versus unforeseeable increases in electricity costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with rising and falling capital, going solar likewise helps you much better projection and manage your costs.
#4 Increase your home value
Several studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater property values and offer 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 homebuyers become more educated about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties equipped with photovoltaic 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 component of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from cost fluctuations in global energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial factor to the United States economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is a fantastic method to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A typical property solar panel system will get rid of 3 to four loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social obligation are important parts of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding companies that decide to run properly. Organisations are discovering that "green" credentials are an effective driver of customer getting choices, creating goodwill and enhancing business results.
#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 property owners decide to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You merely pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility 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 business are well-known for their changing and undependable electrical power prices. There is plainly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can determine just how much electrical power will be generated, and most importantly, at exactly what price, for a minimum of the next 20 years (fixed 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 Kind Of Solar Power Panel Setup Do I Need For This Horse Bucket?
I've Been Figuring Ways To Keep Water Thawed Out For Some Horses This Winter, And This Heated Horse Bucket Seems To Be The Easiest Thing.
What Kind Of Set Up (Solar Panel) Would I Need To Feed This 260 Watt Heated Bucket?
figuring at 4 dollars a watt for solar power, that is very expensive not to mention that the solar panel does not work during darkness and when the sunlight is greatly shaded.
you would need a battery with the ability to supply 260 watts per hour for darkness and that will require a battery
i suggest you place it near a power outlet, if this it not possible, conact the alternate energy store and talk to one of the sales staff and if you go with a panel, look for a dent and scratch, they cost less but still work
What Does My Solar Panel To Laptop Battery Setup Need To Work Properly?
I Have A Solar Panel With A Max Output Of 15.4V At 900Ma (14 Watts) And A Dc To Dc Converter For My Laptop With An Input Rating Of 11-15V And An Output Of 20V And 90 Watts. I Was Assured That The Discrepancy Between 15 And 15.4 Volts Would Not Affect The Converter'S Ability, But It Does Not Appear To Be Charging The Laptop. What Is The Problem?
Are you attempting to power the laptop AND charge the battery? Are you attempting to charge the battery through the laptop, but with the laptop off? Are you attempting to charge the battery directly?
Chances are, you can trickle charge the battery directly from the solar panel, since the battery itself may only be a 15 volt battery... of course, without any information on the laptop or battery, it is hard to say for sure.
Have you put the output of the solar cell on a multimeter? Have you put the output of the solar cell connected to the DC-to-Dc converter on a multimeter to see how many volts it is putting out?
There are multiple reasons why this setup might be failing, and you need to check every one.
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Can You See Small Things On Top Of Roofs Like Small Wires, Small Notebook, Small Ball Etc On Google Earth. Sorry To Bother You!?
Sometimes you can sometimes you can't.
You have to bear in mind that Google Earth is made up of pictures stitched together, some pictures are more clear than others.
On some houses, the picture is so clear you can count the number of tiles used on the roof, while a few meters away the picture is so blurred you can barely make out a solar panel.
Why Does The Whole World Fight Against Energy That Is Free, Like Solar And Wind?
Seems Like Everyone Would Be In Favor Of Such Energy, But Alas, It Cant Be Regulated Nor Taxed. Neither Can These Resources Be Owned By A Man.
Oops. I Answered My Own Question. Lets Wake Up People. Were Being Screwed. To The Point Where Nobody Even Asks The Right Questions, Let Alone Have Good Answers.
Solar and wind energy are not free.
To prove this go purchase the hardware needed to convert it into power you can use in your home.
I've been given quotes of $50,000 to $60,000 to outfit my home with enough solar panels to produce almost all of the energy I use each year (it won't cover the energy needs of my air conditioner in the summer... it was sized by a professional HVAC firm and can't be made smaller or it will run without stopping thus consuming excess energy and wearing it out very quickly).
My home is heated with 400 square feet of hot water solar collectors piped through tubes in my floors. My walls are insulated to R30 and ceiling/attic is R65 (my home is far beyond the average energy waster most people live in).
Also note that the local tax collector lists my collectors as adding value to my home and my taxes are higher than my neighbors due to this so YES, you can tax solar energy.
Don't forget that solar panels have a life of about 20-25 years before their electrical production suffers major degradation.
So every home owner needs to pony up the $50,000 to get their "free" 25 year supply of energy.
Is Global Warming A Real Threat To Our Earth?
Is It Gunna Ruin Anything Or Any Place In Particular, Or Is A Threat To The Whole Earth?.... Maybe Just Some Of It? Please Explain
Global warming is the increase in the average temperature of the Earth's near-surface air and oceans since the mid-twentieth century and its projected continuation. Global surface temperature increased 0.74 ± 0.18 °C (1.33 ± 0.32 °F) during the last century.The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concludes that anthropogenic greenhouse gases are responsible for most of the observed temperature increase since the middle of the twentieth century, and that natural phenomena such as solar variation and volcanoes probably had a small warming effect from pre-industrial times to 1950 and a small cooling effect afterward.These basic conclusions have been endorsed by more than 40 scientific societies and academies of science, including all of the national academies of science of the major industrialized countries'
Climate model projections summarized in the latest IPCC report indicate that global surface temperature will probably rise a further 1.1 to 6.4 °C (2.0 to 11.5 °F) during the twenty-first centuryThe uncertainty in this estimate arises from the use of models with differing climate sensitivity, and the use of differing estimates of future greenhouse gas emissions. Some other uncertainties include how warming and related changes will vary from region to region around the globe. Most studies focus on the period up to 2100. However, warming is expected to continue beyond 2100 even if emissions stop, because of the large heat capacity of the oceans and the long lifetime of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere'
Increasing global temperature will cause sea levels to rise and will change the amount and pattern of precipitation, probably including expansion of subtropical deserts. The continuing retreat of glaciers, permafrost and sea ice is expected, with the Arctic region being particularly affected. Other likely effects include shrinkage of the Amazon rainforest and Boreal forests, increases in the intensity of extreme weather events, species extinctions and changes in agricultural yields.'
Political and public debate continues regarding the appropriate response to global warming. The available options are mitigation to reduce further emissions; adaptation to reduce the damage caused by warming; and, more speculatively, geoengineering to reverse global warming. Most national governments have signed and ratified the Kyoto Protocol aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions'