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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 air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, viewing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. 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 substantial, numerous home owners discover that the benefit, special features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Drastically minimize or perhaps eliminate your electrical costs
Whether you're a homeowner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can comprise a large part of your monthly costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your energy costs and you'll still save a great deal of loan.
#2 Make an excellent return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electricity bill savings, the average American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against increasing energy costs
One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy costs. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy prices have gone up by approximately three percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and protect versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a company or property owner with fluctuating money circulation, going solar also assists you much better projection and manage your expenses.
#4 Increase your home value
Numerous studies have discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly taking solar setups into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped 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 element of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price fluctuations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included tasks at a rate nearly 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 tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is an excellent way to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably reduce that number. A common property solar panel system will eliminate 3 to 4 heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and business social obligation are crucial components of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that select to run properly. Services are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful driver of consumer acquiring decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving 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.
Many house owners pick to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This means that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You simply 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 utility business are notorious for their fluctuating and undependable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and simple math, we can compute what does it cost? electrical energy will be produced, and most importantly, at exactly 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 Could A Plant Cell Be Compared To A Computer?
What Would The Equivalent Of The Cell Wall Be On A Computer? And The Cell Membrane? And...
interesting indeed; here's more detail than the previous answer:
the cell wall would definitely be the case for the system; not sure about the membrane but parts like a touch screen monitor would fit best, other input and/or output devices would work too like speakers, keyboard, etc
nucleus = hard drive and ROM (contains instructions for function)
chromosomes = data on the hard drive(s)
cytoplasm would just be the empty air space inside
ribosome = CPU/ processor and RAM; takes data and makes use of it, temporary holding during execution
E.R. maybe the RAM or the power distributor
Lysosome = antivirus and disk cleanup software
mitochondria = AC power adapter
chloroplast = solar panel? or battery when charging
vacuole could also be a battery of sorts, or files stored in RAM
microtubules act like the frame inside the case
Golgi apparatus acts like the CPU and RAM again (the RAM being the temporary holder and distributer of information and files)
Is This True? If America Did This We Could Pay Off The 10 Trillion Dollar Debt And Raise Our Economy?
What If I Told You There Was A Way To Never Pay For Hydro And For Gasoline To Cost 1/4 Of What It Is Now... This New Wave Would Bring In Over 100 Billion In Revenue And Deter Over 100 Billion Of Tax Payers Money... Between 250-500 Billion Dollars Here We Are Talking About Which Could Go To Free Health Care And Putting Solar Panels And Wind Power And Research Into Underwater Turbines And Other Projects...
This Would Give Us Easily Over 1 Million New Jobs And Would Give Us Fuel, Clothing, Food Exports And Would Produce Oxygen From The Co We Let Out.
The Only Reason Why We Do Not Have This Implemented Is For One Good Reason... It Would Cause People To Think And Make Us Not Want To Fight In Wars Or With Each Other...
I'm Talking About The Legalization, Selling, And Taxation Of Marijuana And Hemp!
Do You Agree That The Only Reason Its Not Legal In The United States Is Because They Want To Destroy Us?
Proven: Marijuana, As Long As Periods Of Oxygen Occur Between Tokes, Does Not Destroy Brain Cells
Proven: Marijuana Has 0 Deaths In Its Name In Human History... Even Coffee Kills Thousands Every Year.
Proven: Marijuana Is Proven To Be The Most Wide-Spreed Effective Medicine For Many Different Alliments. Including Aids And Cancer But There Are Hundreds More.
So Why Else Aside For Wanting Us To Fight, Make The #1 Profitable Business In America Which Is Pharmicuticals Even More Profitable, And Not Think About The World Around Us Would The Government Make This Medicine Illegal?
you could do even more if you abolished interest on public benefit capital works
this would save a trillion per year
Are There Any Companies That Specialize In Alternative Energy Design?
I Am Looking To See If There Are Any Companies That Design Renewable/Alternative Energy Products For Home Or Commercial Use That Are Aesthetically Pleasing. Have Any Names?
Can you be more specific?
There are ways to hide solar panels so they look like a nice high end metal roof.
Is that what you mean?
If Im Rich And Put Up Solar Panels And Wind Mills, Will Democrats Let Me Pay Less Taxes Than The Middle Class?
Are Environmental Tax Breaks Just A Way For Rich People To Avoid Taxes And Leaving The Middle Class With The Bill?
By putting up solar panels and windmills, you are paying for something that otherwise would have to be paid for out of taxes or higher electricity bills. So in that respect, it is a form of taxation going directly into something in the public interest.
Whether you consider the problem to be climate change due to an excess of carbon dioxide, or whether there is an over-reliance on oil from unstable or unreliable countries, or whether there is too much land being diverted to biofuel at the expense of food or natural habitat, or whether the high price of overhauling a national electricity grid requires more local generation to avoid mass blackouts, spending money on high-tech, less polluting and more secure local generation of energy seems a no-brainer.
When public money is short, why not encourage the rich to invest in this, rather than in replacing their designer SUV with the latest model?
How Can You Make A Solar Power Generator From Aluminum Pop Cans?
Solar Panels Part of Generator
In very simplified terms, a solar generator works by converting solar energy into electrical energy. This energy can then be used to do such things as power lighting, heat water, and run the TV. The generator consists of solar panels (which must be placed where they will receive the most possible sunlight,) a deep cycle battery for continuous use, and an inverter.
Building Your Own Solar Panels.
Amazingly enough the theory of recycling used pop cans to make a form of renewable energy through solar panels creating yet another brilliant source of solar heat, does exist. A gentleman from Newfoundland has come up with this genius plan for harvesting solar heat by recycling the old cans. The solution that he has come up with is not a difficult construction, yet is strong and durable. Quite an attractive unit.
Here is the video that shows the inventor from Newfoundland and his pop can solar heat.
"This system really does work and it works good. To improve upon it would be to fill the cans with dry sand and you would now have bio-mass that will hold the heat after the sun goes down. Adding the sand will also create more heat for heating water by raising the temperature. I have used this system to heat a 24ft above ground swimming pool. Find a small solar panel and a deep cycle battery to run the pump and pay the electric company nothing."
Another Solar Panel Design
Passive solar is just so easy, it's a wonder we don't all do it. Right now, in my little basement office in Montana, I could use a little heating up. And, with a few 2x4s and a bunch of aluminum soda cans, it turns out I can have my own passive solar heater without much work.
A clever DIYer, Daniel Strohl, painted some aluminum cans black, drilled some holes in the cans, stacked them, and then put them in a box and, voila, air coming out of the box was fifteen degrees warmer than air going into the box. He then pumped the warm air directly into his garage. And with just a little bit more work, this exact same design could be a passive water heater.