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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 resident to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c, cleaning clothes, watching TV, 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, numerous property owners discover that the convenience, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.
Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically lower or perhaps remove your electric bills
Whether you're a homeowner, business, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can make up a big portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy costs and you'll still save a great deal of loan.
#2 Make a great return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical power bill cost 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 Protect versus increasing energy costs
Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy rates. In the previous 10 years, property electricity costs have increased by approximately 3 percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure against unforeseeable boosts in electricity costs. If you're a service or property owner with changing capital, going solar also assists you much better projection and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your home value
Numerous studies have found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher home worths and sell quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, need for properties equipped with photovoltaic 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 achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price variations in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy
Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar market added jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is a great way to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A normal property photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social obligation are very important components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Increasingly, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to operate properly. Businesses are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of customer getting choices, creating goodwill and enhancing company results.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no cash down.
Lots of house owners opt to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy company.
Since 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 notorious for their fluctuating and unreliable electricity prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can calculate how much electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at what price, for a minimum of the next 20 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
Are Solar Panels Worth It?
I'm Curious, For Those Who Have Had Solar Panels Installed On The Rooves Of Their Houses:
How Much Did You Pay? How Much Energy Do The Panels Produce? Did It Dramatically Cut Down On Your Electricity Bill? Was It Worth It? Thanks!
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original maker was reduced with larger needs like barns, greenhouses, spas, and guest cabins by 78%. An average house
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5000 and will save 25,000 in some high cost locations per lifetime.
Where Can I Get A Solar Panel?
I Need A Solar Panel For A Science Fair Project And Find Out How To Hook It Up To A Small Fan. Can Someone Suggest Places I Can Look In? I Need A Small One That'S Less Than 6'' By 4''. I Also Need Instructions On How To Hook It Up To The Small Fan. Please And Thanks. Any Of The Questions You Have An Answer For, Please Answer.
There are lots of places, even radio shack might the parts, or you can order them on-line from RadioShack.
There are companies like Edmund Scientific that have sold things like this for science fairs for decades. For example:
The above should be a link to a kit with a cell and suitable motor for a series of school experiments. If you want to spin a fan, you might need a larger cell. Kits from Edmund should be complete with instructions.
Help Me With My Science Fair Project-- It Has To Do With Solar Panels....?
For My 11Th Grade Science Fair Project I Am Trying To Find Out If The Angle Of Light Rays Affects The Energy A Solar Panel Produces (For Example Would Rays Coming In At 90 Degrees Produce More Energy Than Rays Coming In At 30 Degrees, Ect.) What Kind Of Supplies Would I Need To Test This? I Know A Solar Panel, But How Would I Measure The Energy? Also Where Could I Get The Supplies? Thank You In Advance.
By The Way, I Do Not Know If I Am Putting This In The Right Category I Am In Physics So I Put It Here... Sorry If It Should Be Somewhere Else.
well you can use an LED (or a few) and the brigter the LED is, the more engery you are getting.
To be frank, you get the most power out of it if it is facing the sun.
I Think The Government Should Manufacture Solar Panels. Do You Agree?
Here'S An Idea, The Government Starts Manufacturing Small Solar Panels And Hands Them Out To Every Home In America For Them To Be Installed Into Their Meters. These Manufactures Would Then Sell To Other Countries. Green Jobs, Green Energy And Green Wallets. The Peoples Tax Money Well Spent.
The EU is already doing that actually correctly the EU pays half of the prize of those panels and in the future they hope to pay 75% also there is a law in the EU where the energy companies are legally bound to buy any extra energy that a citizen produces with his panels.
However In the USA such thing can't happen because we live on a anti-socialist country.
Is The "Green" Movement Helping Anything So Far?
With The Environment Ever More On People's Minds, We Seem To Be Talking About Using Less Energy, Paper, Etc. By Aggregate Measures, Is The World Making Any Progress?
If Not, Are Pockets Of Progress Demonstrated?
Also, I Believe That The Economic Slowdown Will Have A Bigger Effect Than The Green Movement In The Short Term. What Do You Think?
No Frivolous Answers, Please. Thumbs Up For Thorough Answers That Address All Of The Above Points.
Yes, I live in one of those pockets, CA is always at the top of the list for the fuel efficient cars and renewable energy. Silicon Valley which used to be filled with start up computer and software companies is now the Alternate Fuel Valley, it is filling up with biofuel research companies and Tesla motors just opened up a manufacturing plant there for a more family friendly electric car. We have an initiative to put solar panels on 1 million homes in the next few years and we are well on our way. We are one if the epicenters for the mortgage meltdown, but agricultural land value in on the rise, we have more organic farms starting up and converting. We are going to court to make the Federal government allow us to increase fuel efficiency standards as well as emissions standards for cars sold and registered in the state. We have passed laws to require our energy to be increasinly clean, utilities can't build coal plants in our state and over the next few years the utilities will be allowed to import less. We just installed the largest PV solar system on a warehouse in LA and we are in the process of building a massive Solar Farm just north of LA. We just passed another law to raise funding for a high speed train to run from North to South which could eleminate a lot of short distance flying or long distance driving. The list could go on. Just suffice it to say, I live in a Green state and we in general are pushing to live in a clean state. We have so many beautiful natural treasures that we want to keep and we are fighting hard to do our part and to help others understand how they can do theirs.
As far as the economic slow down, I think that is the best thing to happen to the Green movement. It is just the shock people needed to get them out of so many bad habits. As there disposable income shrinks they will have to think about how they are spending money, when they realize that a daily Latte from Starbucks is costing them over $1600 a year they may decide to make it a home and use a coffee mug instead of a paper cup. When they are trying to cut the grocery bill, they may decide not to buy bottled water and start drinking tap water again. After the gas shock this summer people are more likely to look at the fuel efficiency of a vehicle and the potential resale value or keep there car much longer if it is working well. When considering a home, they are less likely to look at short term gains and look at it as a place to stay in and will likely go smaller to save money on furnishings and utilities. These are all good things.