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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 use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioner, washing clothing, viewing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, many home owners find that the benefit, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.
Leading Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably minimize or perhaps remove your electric bills
Whether you're a property owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electricity costs can comprise a big part of your regular monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your utility costs and you'll still conserve a great deal of cash.
#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity costs cost savings, the average American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus increasing energy costs
One of the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, domestic electrical power prices have gone up by an average of three percent yearly. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and secure versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a business or property owner with fluctuating cash flow, going solar also assists you better projection and handle your expenditures.
#4 Increase your property value
Multiple research studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher home worths and sell more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for homes equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Increase U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key element of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost fluctuations in international energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry added tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is an excellent method 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 normal property photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to four loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social obligation are necessary elements of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding companies that opt to run responsibly. Businesses are finding that "green" credentials are an effective motorist of customer buying decisions, creating goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no money down.
Numerous house owners decide to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You merely pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility business.
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 fluctuating and undependable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can determine just how much electrical energy will be produced, and most notably, at what price, for a minimum of the next Twenty 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 Are Some Advantages And Disadvantages Of Solar Energy?
What Are Some Advantages And Disadvantages Of Solar Energy?
(1) lower marginal cost for increasing energy production (you don't have to build a new coal fired facility to achieve a small increase in power production);
(2) fewer issues with greenhouse gas production
(3) distributed power production;
(4) some independence from the grid.
(1) dependency on insolation (it works better in Arizona than in the Yukon);
(2) initial installation cost for individual homeowner (but this is changing with new financing methods);
(3) sensitivity to weather
(4) it may require neighbors to be cooperative by not growing trees that block rooftop solar arrays;
Where Can I Get The Cheapest Solar Energy For Developing Countries?
My choice would definitely be China, they have the cheapest labor and therefore the cheapest solar energy systems, Currently China produces over 30 percent of the world's solar photovoltaics and the prices are constantly dropping
What Are Ways Solar Energy Is Used?
I Need About 5 Ways
Let's see there's passive (Home heating-window), active (Water heating-solar collector), photovoltaic (electricity), solar pressure (for solar sails-space travel) and light (Visible spectrum). Here a link for a few ideas: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_energy
Hope that helps.
What Is Photosynthetic Efficiency?
Can Someone Please Explain To Me What The Basic Definition Of Photosynthetic Efficiency? I Am Trying To Calculate How Much Solar Energy The Foods I Eat Take In When They Grow And I Am Told This Depends On Their Photosynthetic Efficiency.
Well, one way of looking at it is to compare how much energy is in the food compared to how much solar energy was available.
How Much Money Was Made From Renewable Energy 2011?
I'M Trying To See How Much Money Was Made From Renewable Energy Sources Such As Solar And Wind.
Thats a good question. perhaps not as much was made as was spent developing those sources. Renewable energy has been a prevailing issue due to our energy dependence and the high cost of oil. While the high cost of oil makes huge amounts of money for oil companies and OPEC, we will undoubtedly one day have to resort to the use of alternative and renewable energy to power our vehicles along with other modes of transportation as well as heat our homes and generate electricity for households and businesses. my speculation is that we will continue to use light sweet crude until the wells in the middle east run dry and then develop corn ethanol and become the primary exporter of fuel in the world bwahahahaha