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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 resident to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioner, cleaning clothes, viewing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are substantial, lots of home owners discover that the convenience, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably reduce or perhaps eliminate your electrical expenses
Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can make up a big part of your monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll produce free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your utility costs and you'll still save a great deal of cash.
#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy costs savings, the average American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard versus increasing energy expenses
Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, domestic electrical power prices have actually gone up by approximately three percent each year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and safeguard versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with ever-changing cash flow, going solar also assists you better projection and manage your expenditures.
#4 Increase your home or business value
Multiple studies have actually found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher home worths and offer quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly 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 informed about solar, need for properties geared up with photovoltaic 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 electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from rate fluctuations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Structure, the solar market included tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is an excellent way to reduce your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A common property photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and business social responsibility are crucial elements of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that choose to run responsibly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of consumer acquiring decisions, creating goodwill and improving service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no money down.
Many house owners decide to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This means that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- 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 well-known for their fluctuating and undependable electrical energy rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and basic math, we can determine just how much electricity will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly what cost, 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.