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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 property owner to use the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothing, viewing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous residents discover that the convenience, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically decrease and even remove your electrical expenses
Whether you're a property owner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can make up a big part of your month-to-month costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your utility expenses and you'll still save a lot of loan.
#2 Make an excellent return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electricity costs cost savings, the typical American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Protect versus increasing energy costs
Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the past 10 years, residential electrical power costs have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent annually. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and protect versus unpredictable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a business or house owner with ever-changing capital, going solar also helps you much better projection and manage your expenses.
#4 Increase your home or business worth
Multiple studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher home worths and offer faster 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 become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key part of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from cost variations in international energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry added tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This development is anticipated to continue. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a terrific way to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A common residential solar panel system will eliminate 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.
#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are important parts of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to run responsibly. Businesses are finding that "green" credentials are an effective motorist of consumer getting choices, producing goodwill and enhancing company results.
#9 Start Conserving 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 homeowners choose to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You just pay the solar company for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy business.
Since June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy companies are notorious for their varying and undependable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward trend.
With photovoltaic panels and basic math, we can compute how much electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for a minimum of 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
Unemployment Out For July - Which State Has 9 Of The Top 10 Metropolitan Areas With The Highest Unemployment?
I Will Give You A Hint -
They Love Their Pot
They Love Illegals
They Love Liberals
Can You Guess - If Not Check Out The Stats The Bottom Ranking 362 - 372 And The Highest Metro Area Unemployment Is 27.4% - Another Clue This Unemployment Is Due To The Environmentalist Putting Fish Before People. Http://Www.Bls.Gov/Web/Metro/Laummtrk.Htm
May I make a wild guess, based on the following information which appears to encompass much of the Obama agenda for the entire Nation?
California has the 3rd highest state income tax in the nation: 9.55% tax bracket at $47,055 and 10.55% at $1,000,000 - Tax Foundation 2010 State Business Tax Climate Table 2
California has the highest state sales tax rate in the nation by far at 8.25%. Indiana is next highest at 7%. Table 15
California corporate income tax rate is 17th worst in the nation with a rate of 8.84%. - However, of the non graduated states, only Pennsylvania at 9.99%, Rhode Island at 9.0%, and the District of Columbia at 9.98% are higher. One size fits all (and a very high one at that) is exceptionally hard on small businesses. Table 8 and Table 2
California ranks 13th best in property taxes. However proposition 13 causes massive distortions for new buyers. Table 2
California has the fourth highest capital gains tax 9.55%. - Capital Gains Tax Rates By State
California has the highest gasoline tax as of January 2010, averaging 65 cents/gallon. The national average is 47.4% - API Motor Fuel Taxes
California has one of the highest state vehicle license car taxes, 1.15% per year on value of vehicle, up from 0.65% in 2008. [expired link]
So where's the money going?
1 in 5 in LA County receiving public aid, nearly 2.2 million people as of February 2009. 20% in Los Angeles County receive public aid
California has 12% of the nation’s population, but 36% of the country’s TANF (“Temporary” Assistance for Needy Families) welfare recipients – more than the next 8 states combined. Unlike other states, this “temporary” assistance becomes much more permanent in CA. July, 2009 California has more recipients in key welfare category than next eight states combined.
California prison guards highest paid in the nation. The maximum pay of California's prison guards is nearly 40 percent higher than that of the highest-paid guards in 10 other states and the federal government, according to a study by the California Department of Personnel Administration. Cal-Taxletter
California teachers easily the highest paid in the nation. National Education Association
California now has the lowest bond ratings of any state, two steps above junk. The new rating affects about $72 billion of general obligation and lease-supported bonds. July 15 California bond rating cut again
California ranks 44th worst in “2008 lawsuit climate.” Institute For Legal Reform
California, a destitute state, still gives away college education at fire sale prices. California community college tuition is by far the lowest in the nation. Nationwide, the average community college tuition is 4.5 times higher than California CC’s. This ridiculously low tuition devalues education to students – resulting in a 30+% drop rate for class completion. Moreover, 2/3 of California CC students pay no tuition at all – filling out a simple unverified “hardship” form that exempts them from any tuition payment, or receiving grants and tax credits for their full tuition. [Expired Link]
California offers thousands of absolutely free adult continuing education classes. In San Diego, over 1,400 classes for everything from baking pastries to ballroom dancing are offered totally at taxpayer expense. San Diego Continuing Education
California residential electricity costs 13.81 cents per kilowatthour. The national average is 6.99-8.49. US Department of Energy
It costs 38% more to build solar panels in California than in Tennessee – which is why European corporations have invested $2.3 billion in two Tennessee manufacturing plants
Electrical Help Needed For Project!?
Im Doing A Science Prjoect Where Im Creatinga Solar Cellphone. I Have A 3.6V Battery In The Phone. What Amp, V , Wat Or Mah Does My Solar Panel Need To Be So It Works And Doesnt Blow Up In My Face. And Wut Amp Diode Would I Need, Anyhelp Or Ideas Of Actual Construction Would Help. Im Getting Confused Alot . -Thanks
for your specific application, you should take an ammeter and put it inline with the battery. You can then see what current is drawn from the battery while the cell phone operates. once you now this, you know what current your solar cells would need to produce, so that the cell phone could run 100% off solar power.
If you are not requiring that the phone to operate solely off the solar cell, then you can consider the average current consumption of the cell phone. you'll notice that while the phone is on, but not in a call, it does not consume much current, but every 10 seconds or so, you will see a much larger current maybe a few hundred milliamps, this is the phone making signal check to track the cell towers, etc. You can predictably choose a solar array that provides enough energy to maintain the average consumption of the cell phone, so that if you are not making calls the solar cell will recharge the battery, but when in calls, the cell phone will use the battery mostly as a reservoir.
The voltage you want to be slightly greater then the battery voltage, you will want to you a power diode, so that there is no backward current discharge into the solar array. Keep in mind that you will loose some voltage due to the diode.
For example: with a 3.7 V li-ion you could add 0.7 V for the diode, and use a solar cell that would provide around 4.5-5 volts. This will leave a little room for low sunlight conditions, and provide the voltage bias to charge the battery.
Solar cells are usually rated in open circuit voltage, which is the maximum voltage provided by a solar cell with no load, and short circuit current which is the maximum current provided when the solar cell is shorted (usually through an ammeter).
Hope I was helpful, feel free to contact me through my yahoo information if you have any questions, good luck
Are Solar Panel Batteries Hazardous?
What Are The Contents Of The Batteries For Solar Panel Systems Made Up Of? Are They Safe To Keep Indoors? What Would They Release If There Ever Was A Fire?
yes. It depends on the type of battery, but they all are toxic, I think.
often they contain lead and certainly acid. Don't just throw them away
Where Can I Find Solar Panels And How To Install Them Inexpensively?
I Already Change All The Lightbulbs In My Apartment For Energy Saving Ones. I Drive Less So My Car Doens'T Emit That Much. I Would Like To Know More About Solar Panels
We just installed 2 solar collectors a year ago, and it wasn't cheap. That's the downside. On a postive note, over a year's time, we've cut our natural gas bill in half (the solar collectors are heating our water). Looking at it that way, they pay for themselves. To answer your first question, we obtained ours from a friend. If you live in an environmentally retarded area, it might be difficult to find them. There are venues online where you can purchase them. Try Amazon, ebay...or just Google it.
Solar Panels Are Cheap In China-How Long Will It Last?
The Chinese Made Solar Panels Are Cheap. I Know That There Are High Tariffs That Make Them Unprofitable To Import To The Us, But The Chinese Companies Are Shifting Production To Other Countries To Avoid The Tariff. How Many Years Might That Last?
Considering the cost of solar panels in the US and UK, they are not relatively cheap but you can rest assure that they work perfectly. I'm not saying that there are no cheap versions but consider the country in which the product came.