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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 home owners to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your ac system, washing clothing, enjoying TV, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are considerable, many home owners discover that the benefit, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Dramatically lower or even remove your electrical bills
Whether you're a property owner, business, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can make up a big portion of your regular monthly costs. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free 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 decrease your energy costs and you'll still save a lot of cash.
#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the very best ways to invest, with returns equaling those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity costs cost savings, the average American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure against increasing energy expenses
One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the past 10 years, residential electricity rates have gone up by approximately three percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electricity costs. If you're a business or property owner with fluctuating money circulation, going solar likewise helps you much better projection and manage your costs.
#4 Increase your home worth
Multiple studies have actually discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher home values and sell more rapidly 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 homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped with solar 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 capacity to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from price variations in international energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy
According to The Solar Structure, the solar market included tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This growth is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable contributor to the U.S. economy.
#7 Protect the environment
Solar is a great method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably reduce that number. A normal residential photovoltaic panel system will remove three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.
#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social duty are very important elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to operate properly. Businesses are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful driver of customer purchasing choices, developing goodwill and improving service results.
#9 Start Saving 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 cash down.
Numerous house owners opt to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This means that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You just pay the solar supplier for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.
Since June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Investment
The utility companies are infamous for their fluctuating and unreliable electricity rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.
With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can compute just how much electrical energy will be produced, and most importantly, at exactly what cost, for at least the next Twenty 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
Can You Make A Solar Panel Shift Sideways?
I Am Building A Solar Car For The Energy Wiz Competition And I Was Wondering How I Could Possibly Get My Solar Panel To Shift Sideways
having solar panels move like that on a mobile platform is inadvisable -- especially if there is a dynamic wind load resulting from the motion of the mobile platform. Even having a tilt mechanism is dubious at best. think of what limited marginal gain would be gained by mounting a small solar panel on the moon roof of a car. (ultimately, the best answer is to turn the car so that it's angle to the sun is optimal -- but the road/travel direction constraints are what ultimately prohibit that.)
while there are ways to build sliding panels, the weight constraints would interfere with your weight/thrust ratios to the point of futility.
if you really need that panel somewhere else, don't slide it out of the way, just buy another panel and mount it there. it's more expensive, but it's actually the cheapest solution in terms of design on a mobile platform.
If You Put Solar Panels On Cars, You'Ll Be Able To Drive Without Gas In The Summer And Part Of Winter?
If Car Companies Install Solar Panels On Cars, Like In All The Car Were The Sun Can Reach That Would Reduce The Consumption Of Gas In The Summer, And Might Save Some Energy For Winter And If That Energy Is Not Enough They Can Use Gas Or Electricity I Think That Would Be A Lot Of Savings, And Less Contamination
I Don'T Know That Is My Idea What Do You People Think?
But you won't be able to go very fast.
If you fill up the roof, hood and trunk lid of for example, a Toyota corolla, with the most efficient solar panels you can buy, you might get 2 hp in the mid day sun. That could push the car maybe 12 mph on a flat, and wouldn't get it up a hill unless it had super low gearing.
In order to go fast enough on solar power to make it worth while, you need a large area of solar panels and a super light car. Like an aluminum tube frame with a foam and fiberglass composite body, skinny, high pressure tires and a solar array 6 ft wide by 21 feet long. A car like that, with good aerodynamics and a 6 hp motor could get up to 45 mph eventually, just slowly. But it's impractical because it's not safe to drive it with other cars around.
But who says the panels have to be on the car? If you have a solar array that feeds as much power into the grid as you take out, that is essentially equal to being solar powered in all practical ways.
Even if your car can't be entirely solar powered, that don't mean you shouldn't use solar panels. You could use solar panels in any car, to supplement battery charging, taking load off the alternator, and you would see an increase in fuel economy.
There is a system on some cars that uses solar power to circulate air through the cabin when the car is sitting in the sun. This keeps the car up to 30 degrees cooler, taking a huge load off the air conditioner, so instead of pumping all that heat out, you simply vent it into the air, and there is an increase in fuel economy for a few minutes.
Every little bit counts.
Oklahoma Outlawing Solar Panels? Why?
How Is That A Good Idea? Solar Panels Are A Great Form Of Green, Sustainable Energy. If People Lose Their Jobs With Oil Companies Because Of The Solar Panel Industry, They Can Get New Jobs With The Growing Solar Panel Industry. And Solar Panels Might Be Expensive Now, But As More People Buy Them, The Cost Will Lower And Supply Will Increase. It Might Be A Long Process, But It Will Allow Solar Panels To Become More Affordable Over Time; Additionally, As The Solar Panel Industry Makes More Money, It Will Be Able To Use Some Of That Money To Increase The Efficiency Of Their Solar Panels. Solar Panels Also Are Better By A Long Shot For The Environment Than Oil And Other Fossil Fuels, Which Emit Various Toxins And Pollutants Into The Atmosphere And Whose Extraction Is Very Harmful To The Environment. I Do Understand That Fossil Fuels Will Need To Be Used To Power Solar Panel Factories, But After A While Perhaps Those Factories Could Be Powered By Their Own Product.
And Isn'T Outlawing Something For The Sake Of Another Industry Illegal Government Control Of The Economy? Isn'T This Unconstitutional?
Do You Agree Or Disagree With Oklahoma'S New Law, And Is The Law In Line With The Constitution?
It will be interesting to see what the local AGW deniers say.
Pretty obviously, the fossil fuel industry controls the Oklahoma legislature, via campaign money.
And enough of the people who live in Oklahoma are paid, directly or indirectly, with fossil fuel money.
It's clearly wrong, but then some states have passed laws requiring teaching creationism in school.
Just amazing what money, and delusionism, can do to a politician.
What Kind Of Solar Panel Do I Need To Run Stuff In My Rv?
It Has A Tv Vcr A Fridge And Some Small Lights I Need To Know What Do I Need To Hook It Up Off The Grid
And How Many Watts And What Kind Of Battery
Can you get a propane fridge instead of electric? Those are very common in RVs, you may already have it. You can then go to a loads calculator to determine the power needed for the rest of the electronics. http://www.altestore.com/store/calculato... and take the watt hours it tells you and put in the off-grid calculator, http://www.altestore.com/store/calculato... . It will tell you the size of the solar array and battery bank needed.
Some popular RV solar kits are here, but most won't power a fridge, http://www.altestore.com/store/Kits-and-...
How Do Solar Panels Generate Electricity?
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they are made up of Silicon a semi-conductive material which contains electrons which will naturally just stay there not doing anything, so when the sun's Photons hit the solar panel it makes the electrons in the silicon move around turning them into conduction electrons which can move through the wires built into the solar panel which generates electricity.
Hope that helps.