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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 home owners to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c, cleaning clothes, enjoying TV, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, numerous home owners discover that the convenience, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more enticing.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably minimize and even eliminate your electrical expenses
Whether you're a property owner, service, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can comprise a large portion of your month-to-month costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they are among the very best ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity expense cost savings, the average American homeowner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus rising energy costs
One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, residential electricity rates have increased by approximately 3 percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and protect versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with changing capital, going solar also assists you better projection and manage your expenses.
#4 Increase your house value
Multiple studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher home worths and offer quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, need for homes equipped with solar 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 achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price changes in global energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy
According to 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 jobs in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial contributor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is a fantastic method to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A normal domestic solar panel system will get rid of three to four heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and business social obligation are essential elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding companies that pick to run responsibly. Organisations are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of consumer purchasing choices, producing goodwill and improving service results.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no money down.
Lots of property owners pick to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar company for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy business.
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 power costs. There is plainly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can calculate what does it cost? electrical energy will be produced, and most notably, at what cost, for at least the next 20 years (fixed 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
Where Can I Buy New Sheet Like Solar Panel?
I Am Going To Be Buying House Within 3 Years And When I Do I Am Planning To Setup Solar Panels. Right Now Solar Panels Are Bulky Expensive And Not Even Efficient. But When I Watch Discover Or Science Channel They Show Me That There Are Very Cheap And Efficient Solar Panel That Is Like A Sheet Developed And Now Manufacturing. I Looked Up But I Could Not Find Find Where They Sell Them. Do Anyone Know They Sell The New Solar Panel? If Not When Do You Think It Will Be Sold To Consumers?
The sheet like solar panel you are describing is called Thin Film Photo Voltaics or TFPV for short. The Brunton Solaroll is a portable version of it. I believe a company called INNOVALIGHT is developing/manufacturing it. Unfortunately they do not seem to be selling it as of yet.
What Color Spectrum Does Solar Panels Except.?
Solar panels *accept* all incoming energy from the sunlight. They can only make use of specific wavelengths for electrical generation while the rest is either re-emitted or absorbed as heat energy.
Since most of the energy from the sun lies in the infrared, visible, and ultraviolet area of the Electromagnetic spectrum, photovoltaic cells (normal solar panels) are designed to convert these wavelengths over to electricity as efficiently as possible. (Commonly just absorb visible and ultraviolet light, as infrared is more difficult to absorb.)
Some wavelengths the solar panel cannot convert to electricity. These are either reflected like a mirror or absorbed as heat. An example: your arm in the sun. It appears tan because it reflects only certain orange/red pigments from the white sunlight, and warms up because it absorbs the blue and green colors. A white flower reflects ultraviolet light and visible light to attract more insects and stay cooler. A good solar panel appears "black" because it absorbs all of these different colors.
What Size Of Solar Panels Do I Need To Charge 3 12V Batteries?
I Need This For My Semi Truck
you need 3 panels, with 3 diodes that will limit the voltage to 12 volts most of the solar panels give 10 to 17 volts, if the day is very sunny a small panel will take 10 hours or more to charge
a big panel will take less time,
same with battery's if big , it will take longer you have to multiply the current amps per hour by the sunlight hours, that is the total current you will get
lets say you get 5 amps and 10 hours of light that is 50 amps most batteries take 55 amps,
if the battery is death i am sure they are not all the way down
3.5 amps panle
best panel more current
Harbor Freight Solar Panels ?
Any Opinion On Harbor Freight Solar Panels ?
Yes -- don't buy them.
They are low quality solar panels, and the e-z kit they sell produces barely enough power for a lightbulb.
The kit they commonly sell is a good child's science fair experiment/project, but do not expect to get your money's worth in solar power.
If you are attempting to self-teach yourself on solar panels, this might be a good starting point, if not also a little expensive.
But again, do not purchase Harbor Freight solar panels, or their e-z kit.
If you are serious about getting into solar panels, there are distributors who will gladly talk to you about what kind of solar panels you will need for a regular house (hint: it is actually a pretty big set of solar panels for even a low power usage home).
How Much Would It Cost To Place Solar Panels On 1,800 Square Feet Of Roof Space?
I Live In Southern California. About 1100 Square Feet Of My Home'S Roof Space Faces Toward South. Another 700 Square Feet Are From A Covered Porch Facing The Same Direction. Where Can I Get A Good Estimate Of The Cost Of Installing And Maintaining A Solar Panel System On My Roof? I Also Want To Know If There Are Any Government Rebates/Incentives Offered.
Once your indoor lighting has been installed you will be able to use the lighting both night and day. During the day you may not need it except on cloudy days. During the night you should have enough energy from the solar power to last you through the night. It is becoming the latest in lighting barns on farms as well because there is no wiring needed to get lighting out to the barn. just the cheapest solar panels and thats all.