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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 utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c, cleaning clothes, viewing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, numerous home owners find that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.
Leading Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Drastically minimize and even remove your electric expenses
Whether you're a house owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can comprise a large portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your utility expenses and you'll still save a great deal of loan.
#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment
Solar panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the finest methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical power expense savings, the average American property 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 photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the past 10 years, domestic electricity rates have actually increased by an average of three percent yearly. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electricity expenses. If you're a company or homeowner with changing cash flow, going solar also assists you better forecast and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your house value
Multiple research studies have discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups 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 homes geared up 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 element of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost fluctuations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market included 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 development is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable contributor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is an excellent way to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A typical property photovoltaic panel system will get rid of three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.
#8 Show your commitment to sustainability
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are essential components of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to operate responsibly. Organisations are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of customer getting choices, producing goodwill and improving organisation outcomes.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no money down.
Numerous homeowners choose to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar company-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility 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 utility companies are well-known for their fluctuating and undependable electrical power costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and simple math, we can calculate just how much electrical power will be generated, and most notably, at what price, 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
Where Can I Buy New Sheet Like Solar Panel?
I Am Going To Be Buying House Within 3 Years And When I Do I Am Planning To Setup Solar Panels. Right Now Solar Panels Are Bulky Expensive And Not Even Efficient. But When I Watch Discover Or Science Channel They Show Me That There Are Very Cheap And Efficient Solar Panel That Is Like A Sheet Developed And Now Manufacturing. I Looked Up But I Could Not Find Find Where They Sell Them. Do Anyone Know They Sell The New Solar Panel? If Not When Do You Think It Will Be Sold To Consumers?
The sheet like solar panel you are describing is called Thin Film Photo Voltaics or TFPV for short. The Brunton Solaroll is a portable version of it. I believe a company called INNOVALIGHT is developing/manufacturing it. Unfortunately they do not seem to be selling it as of yet.
What Color Spectrum Does Solar Panels Except.?
Solar panels *accept* all incoming energy from the sunlight. They can only make use of specific wavelengths for electrical generation while the rest is either re-emitted or absorbed as heat energy.
Since most of the energy from the sun lies in the infrared, visible, and ultraviolet area of the Electromagnetic spectrum, photovoltaic cells (normal solar panels) are designed to convert these wavelengths over to electricity as efficiently as possible. (Commonly just absorb visible and ultraviolet light, as infrared is more difficult to absorb.)
Some wavelengths the solar panel cannot convert to electricity. These are either reflected like a mirror or absorbed as heat. An example: your arm in the sun. It appears tan because it reflects only certain orange/red pigments from the white sunlight, and warms up because it absorbs the blue and green colors. A white flower reflects ultraviolet light and visible light to attract more insects and stay cooler. A good solar panel appears "black" because it absorbs all of these different colors.
What Size Of Solar Panels Do I Need To Charge 3 12V Batteries?
I Need This For My Semi Truck
you need 3 panels, with 3 diodes that will limit the voltage to 12 volts most of the solar panels give 10 to 17 volts, if the day is very sunny a small panel will take 10 hours or more to charge
a big panel will take less time,
same with battery's if big , it will take longer you have to multiply the current amps per hour by the sunlight hours, that is the total current you will get
lets say you get 5 amps and 10 hours of light that is 50 amps most batteries take 55 amps,
if the battery is death i am sure they are not all the way down
3.5 amps panle
best panel more current
Harbor Freight Solar Panels ?
Any Opinion On Harbor Freight Solar Panels ?
Yes -- don't buy them.
They are low quality solar panels, and the e-z kit they sell produces barely enough power for a lightbulb.
The kit they commonly sell is a good child's science fair experiment/project, but do not expect to get your money's worth in solar power.
If you are attempting to self-teach yourself on solar panels, this might be a good starting point, if not also a little expensive.
But again, do not purchase Harbor Freight solar panels, or their e-z kit.
If you are serious about getting into solar panels, there are distributors who will gladly talk to you about what kind of solar panels you will need for a regular house (hint: it is actually a pretty big set of solar panels for even a low power usage home).
How Much Would It Cost To Place Solar Panels On 1,800 Square Feet Of Roof Space?
I Live In Southern California. About 1100 Square Feet Of My Home'S Roof Space Faces Toward South. Another 700 Square Feet Are From A Covered Porch Facing The Same Direction. Where Can I Get A Good Estimate Of The Cost Of Installing And Maintaining A Solar Panel System On My Roof? I Also Want To Know If There Are Any Government Rebates/Incentives Offered.
Once your indoor lighting has been installed you will be able to use the lighting both night and day. During the day you may not need it except on cloudy days. During the night you should have enough energy from the solar power to last you through the night. It is becoming the latest in lighting barns on farms as well because there is no wiring needed to get lighting out to the barn. just the cheapest solar panels and thats all.