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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 utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c unit, cleaning clothing, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are substantial, lots of property owners find that the benefit, special functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably reduce and even remove your electric costs
Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can make up a large part of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will decrease your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.
#2 Earn a fantastic return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electricity expense cost savings, the typical American homeowner settles their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus increasing energy costs
One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the past 10 years, residential electrical power rates have actually increased by approximately 3 percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a company or house owner with changing capital, going solar likewise helps you much better projection and manage your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home worth
Several studies have found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater property worths and offer more rapidly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, need 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 capability to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from rate variations in global energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar market added jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This growth is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant factor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a great way to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A typical residential photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and business social obligation are necessary elements of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that opt to operate responsibly. Services are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of customer purchasing choices, producing goodwill and improving company results.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Many house owners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar provider for electrical power-- 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 Investment
The energy companies are well-known for their changing and undependable electrical energy rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and easy mathematics, we can compute just how much electricity will be produced, and most notably, at what cost, for a minimum of the next Twenty 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
What Are The Main Components Of A Solar Panel?
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Using solar energy is environmentally friendly and can save you money. Many people who have converted to solar energy wondered why they didn't do it sooner. While it may seem like an expensive conversion, it is well worth the investment. Solar panels can store solar energy for days when it's cloudy or rainy. Solar panels can often be built from common items that can be found in many local home improvement stores in your area.
The energy source of a solar panel is usually a battery. Battery types vary greatly, depending on what type of solar paneling system you have. If you're buying from a local store, a deep cycle battery is recommended. This is the same type of battery that is used in golf carts and forklifts. If you're building a solar paneling system from scratch, however, then certain car batteries will work just fine.
The solar panel cell is probably the most important part of the panel itself. The cell is used to convert solar energy into electricity. Without the cell you would have no way to gather the sun's power, which would make the solar panel useless.
Solar panel cells are usually made from silicone. Each cell gathers a certain amount of solar energy and converts it into electricity.
The converter is also referred to as an inverter. The inverter is the part that takes the solar energy and turns it into actual electricity, using the power gathered from the cells. It modifies the solar energy, maximizing its output.
Your home requires AC--or alternating current--electricity to run all of its appliances. Solar energy comes in the form of DC, or direct current. The inverter takes the DC and turns it into AC, giving you the energy you need to run every appliance in your home. Without the inverter, you could gather and store solar energy, but you wouldn't be able to use it.
Once your solar panel system is installed, or built, these components require proper maintenance to continue to function properly at their peak. This is an important safety precaution, ultimately ensuring that your solar panel can continue to function, even when it's cloudy outside or there are power outages in the area.
Is Fracking Good Or Bad For The United States? Please Explain Why?
Can It Be Done Safely?
There's basically two types of fracking going on if we're talking about whether it's a net good or a net bad thing for the U.S.: natural gas, and crude oil.
Natural gas is both good and bad, but in my opinion it's a net negative. Fracking has allowed the U.S. to be less dependent on foreign sources of natural gas, which means it is able to displace coal-fired power plants, which is better for the environment. However, the actual process of fracking creates various environmental problems in the immediate areas where it's practiced -- including ground instability and unwanted substances leaching into groundwater. You're effectively buying cleaner air by paying with dirtier earth.
In addition, natural gas power plants, while cleaner than coal-fired plants, pale in comparison to other possible electricity generating technologies, including solar as reflected by the boom in household solar panels, windfarms, and other sources that are locally available to use. Cheap natural gas creates an artificial motivation for maintaining gas-fired power plants at the expense of investing in new technologies.
Crude oil fracking has virtually no national economic benefits because the oil that's being displaced is foreign purchases from Canada, which has never presented a particular problem before. Originally, it was just U.S. energy companies seeking a quick profit from exploitation of the land. Now that oil prices have dramatically dropped, a lot of that activity doesn't make a whole lot of sense anymore in terms of the economy as a whole. If you look at the crude the U.S. purchases on the world market, the percentages from OPEC nations has stayed relatively stable over time despite the price and the availability of local sources. This is because buying non-Canadian foreign oil is a diplomatic action and not an economic one. It's nice that crude prices are so low now, but because they weren't a huge part of U.S. imports for a long time up to now (since the 1980s or so), the impact on the U.S. economy has been minimal.
Doesn'T Building Solar Panels Use More Energy Then We Get Back From It?
Making Those Silicon Disks!
Don'T Get Me Wrong I Know How Solar Works!
Sun Hits A Lense And That Light Hits That Silicon And Knocks Off Electrons That Get Picked Up By Some Conductor!
But Hang On! Don'T We Use Up More Energy Making Those Solar Panels Then We Actually Receive? Aren'T We Just Making A Very Expensive Sun Powered Battery?
Here is the energy payback time, in years, of various solar panel technologies. The energy payback time is time required for the panel to make up for the energy it required to be produced.
The range is from 2-8 years:
Another study which found a similar range:
Since panels can last 20-25 years, that means they are producing much more energy than it took to create them. And, as we create more, with economies of scale the efficiency will go ever higher and the payback times will become ever lower.
Hi I Am Asking About The Life Of Solar Panels?
In The Afternoon Sun Heat Increases To High Level Due To Which The Panels Heats Up Very High Now My Question Is This Heat Will Effect The Panels Life Time And Will Damage The Panels Or Not ??
For mono-crystalline solar panels, most warranties guarantee 90% of the original efficiency when the panel has been used for 10 years, and they guarantee 80% of the original efficiency after 25 years of use. If the original efficiency is 15%, the efficiency after 10 years of use should be 13.5%, and the efficiency after 25 years of use should be 12%.
Some people believe that the actual average rate of efficiency loss is slower than that. You might retain 85% of the original efficiency after 25 years, making the average efficiency drop about 0.6% per year. After 75 years, a solar panel that was originally 15% efficient might still be about 8% efficient.
Who Is Purchase Person In Solar Panel Plus In Usa?
I Want To Contact Purchase Person In Solar Panel Plus In Usa. Is There Any One Know? I Appreciate For Sharing Me Info. I Want To Know Contact Details.
As I am sure you know being in sales that is called finding where the body is buried.
I have always found a talkative Secretary can be your best allie. Call them and ask the operator which one of their purchasing agent is in charge of purchasing whatever widget you are selling. I am amazed how often I come up with the name and many times have talked to the person. If the computer answers just hit "0".