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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 conditioner, washing clothing, viewing TV, cooking supper. All while lowering 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 considerable, lots of home owners discover that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Considerably decrease and even remove your electric expenses
Whether you're a property owner, business, or nonprofit, electricity costs can make up a big part of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate 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 decrease your energy costs and you'll still save a lot of loan.
#2 Earn a terrific return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy bill savings, the average American property owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Safeguard against increasing energy expenses
One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge utility costs. In the previous 10 years, property electricity prices have actually gone up by an average of three percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and protect against unforeseeable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're a business or house owner with fluctuating capital, going solar also assists you much better projection and manage your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home or business worth
Numerous research studies have discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater home worths and sell more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into factor to consider 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 geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price changes in global energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional 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 nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a great method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A typical property photovoltaic 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 obligation are very important parts of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding organisations that select to operate properly. Organisations are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of customer buying decisions, creating goodwill and improving 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 loan down.
Numerous house owners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repair works. You just 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 homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Investment
The energy business are notorious for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical energy costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and simple math, we can compute just how much electrical power will be generated, and most notably, at what cost, 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
What Kind Of Solar Power Panel Setup Do I Need For This Horse Bucket?
I've Been Figuring Ways To Keep Water Thawed Out For Some Horses This Winter, And This Heated Horse Bucket Seems To Be The Easiest Thing.
What Kind Of Set Up (Solar Panel) Would I Need To Feed This 260 Watt Heated Bucket?
figuring at 4 dollars a watt for solar power, that is very expensive not to mention that the solar panel does not work during darkness and when the sunlight is greatly shaded.
you would need a battery with the ability to supply 260 watts per hour for darkness and that will require a battery
i suggest you place it near a power outlet, if this it not possible, conact the alternate energy store and talk to one of the sales staff and if you go with a panel, look for a dent and scratch, they cost less but still work
What Does My Solar Panel To Laptop Battery Setup Need To Work Properly?
I Have A Solar Panel With A Max Output Of 15.4V At 900Ma (14 Watts) And A Dc To Dc Converter For My Laptop With An Input Rating Of 11-15V And An Output Of 20V And 90 Watts. I Was Assured That The Discrepancy Between 15 And 15.4 Volts Would Not Affect The Converter'S Ability, But It Does Not Appear To Be Charging The Laptop. What Is The Problem?
Are you attempting to power the laptop AND charge the battery? Are you attempting to charge the battery through the laptop, but with the laptop off? Are you attempting to charge the battery directly?
Chances are, you can trickle charge the battery directly from the solar panel, since the battery itself may only be a 15 volt battery... of course, without any information on the laptop or battery, it is hard to say for sure.
Have you put the output of the solar cell on a multimeter? Have you put the output of the solar cell connected to the DC-to-Dc converter on a multimeter to see how many volts it is putting out?
There are multiple reasons why this setup might be failing, and you need to check every one.
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Can You See Small Things On Top Of Roofs Like Small Wires, Small Notebook, Small Ball Etc On Google Earth. Sorry To Bother You!?
Sometimes you can sometimes you can't.
You have to bear in mind that Google Earth is made up of pictures stitched together, some pictures are more clear than others.
On some houses, the picture is so clear you can count the number of tiles used on the roof, while a few meters away the picture is so blurred you can barely make out a solar panel.
Why Does The Whole World Fight Against Energy That Is Free, Like Solar And Wind?
Seems Like Everyone Would Be In Favor Of Such Energy, But Alas, It Cant Be Regulated Nor Taxed. Neither Can These Resources Be Owned By A Man.
Oops. I Answered My Own Question. Lets Wake Up People. Were Being Screwed. To The Point Where Nobody Even Asks The Right Questions, Let Alone Have Good Answers.
Solar and wind energy are not free.
To prove this go purchase the hardware needed to convert it into power you can use in your home.
I've been given quotes of $50,000 to $60,000 to outfit my home with enough solar panels to produce almost all of the energy I use each year (it won't cover the energy needs of my air conditioner in the summer... it was sized by a professional HVAC firm and can't be made smaller or it will run without stopping thus consuming excess energy and wearing it out very quickly).
My home is heated with 400 square feet of hot water solar collectors piped through tubes in my floors. My walls are insulated to R30 and ceiling/attic is R65 (my home is far beyond the average energy waster most people live in).
Also note that the local tax collector lists my collectors as adding value to my home and my taxes are higher than my neighbors due to this so YES, you can tax solar energy.
Don't forget that solar panels have a life of about 20-25 years before their electrical production suffers major degradation.
So every home owner needs to pony up the $50,000 to get their "free" 25 year supply of energy.
Is Global Warming A Real Threat To Our Earth?
Is It Gunna Ruin Anything Or Any Place In Particular, Or Is A Threat To The Whole Earth?.... Maybe Just Some Of It? Please Explain
Global warming is the increase in the average temperature of the Earth's near-surface air and oceans since the mid-twentieth century and its projected continuation. Global surface temperature increased 0.74 ± 0.18 °C (1.33 ± 0.32 °F) during the last century.The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concludes that anthropogenic greenhouse gases are responsible for most of the observed temperature increase since the middle of the twentieth century, and that natural phenomena such as solar variation and volcanoes probably had a small warming effect from pre-industrial times to 1950 and a small cooling effect afterward.These basic conclusions have been endorsed by more than 40 scientific societies and academies of science, including all of the national academies of science of the major industrialized countries'
Climate model projections summarized in the latest IPCC report indicate that global surface temperature will probably rise a further 1.1 to 6.4 °C (2.0 to 11.5 °F) during the twenty-first centuryThe uncertainty in this estimate arises from the use of models with differing climate sensitivity, and the use of differing estimates of future greenhouse gas emissions. Some other uncertainties include how warming and related changes will vary from region to region around the globe. Most studies focus on the period up to 2100. However, warming is expected to continue beyond 2100 even if emissions stop, because of the large heat capacity of the oceans and the long lifetime of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere'
Increasing global temperature will cause sea levels to rise and will change the amount and pattern of precipitation, probably including expansion of subtropical deserts. The continuing retreat of glaciers, permafrost and sea ice is expected, with the Arctic region being particularly affected. Other likely effects include shrinkage of the Amazon rainforest and Boreal forests, increases in the intensity of extreme weather events, species extinctions and changes in agricultural yields.'
Political and public debate continues regarding the appropriate response to global warming. The available options are mitigation to reduce further emissions; adaptation to reduce the damage caused by warming; and, more speculatively, geoengineering to reverse global warming. Most national governments have signed and ratified the Kyoto Protocol aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions'