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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 homeowner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are substantial, many homeowners find that the benefit, unique features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more attractive.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Significantly lower and even eliminate your electric expenses
Whether you're a homeowner, business, or not-for-profit, electricity costs 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 don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will decrease your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.
#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electricity costs 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 Safeguard against increasing energy expenses
Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the previous ten years, domestic electricity costs have increased by an average of 3 percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electricity costs. If you're a company or property owner with ever-changing cash flow, going solar likewise assists you better projection and handle your expenditures.
#4 Boost your residential or commercial property worth
Several studies have discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater home values and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more informed about solar, demand for homes 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 an essential element of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price variations in international energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry added jobs at a rate almost 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 jobs tend 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 method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A common residential photovoltaic panel system will remove 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 business social duty are necessary parts of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding organisations that opt to operate responsibly. Services are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful chauffeur of customer buying choices, creating goodwill and enhancing organisation results.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Many house owners opt to fund their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This means that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, maintenance, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar supplier for electricity-- 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 energy business are notorious for their changing and undependable electricity prices. There is clearly an upward trend.
With solar panels and basic math, we can calculate just how much electricity will be produced, and most importantly, at what rate, for at least the next 20 years (fixed 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
How Is Solar Energy Better Then Some Of The Current Enrgy Resources
Solar energy is not necessarily better than hydro or wind power. Solar energy is restricted to daytime sourcing, whereas hydro may be round the clock and adjustable in volume, but most significantly it may be much less costly.
Wind power is also unreliable, but is very economical when the wind blows.
Solar power in teh form of electricity is of course much more costly at the present time than nuclear or coal. New developments appear to be changing that.
Solar power as direct heating is much more economical than coal, oil, natural gas, nuclear. Other than geothermal (hot springs) it is the most economical source of heat. Again, Solar is not the best heat source if you have hot springs.
Solar (photovoltaic) power is very practical as a supplement to wind power... providing a daily base that can be depended upon, whereas wind can not.
Photo-voltaics can be produced with almost no toxic emissions, but this can not be claimed for all photovoltaics.
Solar panels do not produce a lot of noise or other pollution during operation.
How Does Generating Electricity Affect The Environment?
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It completely depends on how it's generated. If it's generated by burning fossil fuels like coal or oil then it releases a bunch of CO2 and other pollutants.
If it's hydroelectric then you are interrupting the natural flow of a river which could be good for flood control or it could be a disaster for native species.
If it's geothermal the impact may be minimal aside from building seem wells in natural habitats.
Solar energy has almost no impact if you exclude any pollution created during the manufacture of the solar panels.
Wind power has little physical impact, but giant fields of windmills can be considered an eyesore.
Nuclear power if generally very clean and safe - especially modern plants. But there is the issue of how to dispose of spent fuel. And in the case of a melt down - like the Chernobyl disaster in the former Soviet Union - an entire area can be left virtually uninhabitable for many years.
What Type Of Energy Resources Are Solar, Wind, And Geothermal Energy?
Depends on how stupid your teacher is. All are considered "renewable" however, they are expensive, and they do have thier limitations. Only the whacked out "green" moron's of yester year would deny it. There's a new wind of change happening now days, people are sick and tired of eco freaks telling them that they aren't doing enough, thier efforts don't show any results and tired of spending thier hard earned cash on someone elses 'agenda'.
Now that the cold hard facts are starting to hit people whom were acting like stupid sheep before, lapping up all the BS these green supporters spouted off, they are angry and not listening to them as much. With all the so called "experts" whom have sold thier reputations down the river for fame and to "jump on that bandwagon", they have little credibility today.
Is Solar Energy Expensive?
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It's a matter of perspective. I had a system installed on my house that produces over 50% of my winter electricity and 75% of my summer electricity. It cuts my electric bills by about $2000 per year. The system cost $26K, but I got a rebate from my utility of $10K so I only paid $16K. Many people would say that is a lot of money. The system will pay for itself in 6.5 years, it is guaranteed for 25 years, so I will be getting most of my energy for free for about 18 years. If you also take into account that electricity rates increase an average of 5% each year, which means in about 14 years will will be paying double what we are paying today for electricity. I will be saving well over $50K over the life of the panels.
They have become more affordable with better tax credits as well. I only got a $2K fed tax credit. Starting this year you can get 30% of the total cost as a tax credit which would have increased my tax credit to $7800.
Another thing to compare it to. I paid $32K for my pool and $22K for my wood floors. So, my panels are the least expensive of the major upgrades I've made to my home.
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