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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 everyday life: running your a/c, washing clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, 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 substantial, numerous residents discover that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.
Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy
#1 Drastically decrease or perhaps remove your electrical expenses
Whether you're a property owner, company, or nonprofit, electricity costs can make up a big part of your monthly expenses. 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 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of money.
#2 Earn an excellent return on your investment
Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity costs savings, the average American house owner pays off their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure versus rising energy costs
Among the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge energy prices. In the past 10 years, residential electrical energy rates have gone up by approximately 3 percent every year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and safeguard versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy expenses. If you're a service or property owner with ever-changing cash circulation, going solar likewise assists you much better forecast and manage your expenses.
#4 Boost your residential or commercial property value
Several studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped with solar 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 achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from rate fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.
#6 Develop jobs and help your regional economy
According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry 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 nation. 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 contracted out, they are a substantial contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Safeguard the environment
Solar is a fantastic way to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A normal property photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social responsibility are essential parts of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding services that select to operate responsibly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are an effective chauffeur of consumer purchasing decisions, creating goodwill and improving organisation outcomes.
#9 Start Saving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for house owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Lots of property owners decide to finance their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility business.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The utility business are well-known for their changing and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and easy mathematics, we can calculate what does it cost? electricity will be generated, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for at least the next 20 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
Science Lab Please Help!!!!:: Need To Boost Performance Of Small Solar-Powered Car Racing Under Lights?
For Our Final Science Project, Our Teacher Gave Us A Wooden Body With Axels Going Through It, Four Plastic Wheels, A Solar Panel, And A Dc Motor With A Gear On The End That Will Mesh With One Of The Wheels To Make The Car Move. Is There Any Way To Boost The Performance Of A Small, Solar-Powered, Wooden Car Like This One? We Can'T Attach A Battery, But We Can Explore Alternate Energy Sources, Especially Ones Involving Magnetism And/Or Sustainable Energy. The Person Who Wins The Race Gets An A+, And I Really Need The Grade!!!! Can Anybody Help? Changing The Gear Ratio Is One Idea I Came Up With, But I'M Having A Hard Time Finding A Gear That Fits. Any Thoughts? Thanks ... Julie
P.S. :: The Car Will Be Racing On A Slick Tile Surface Under A Set Of Constant Lights. The Setting Will Be Controlled.
My advice is to look into building your own fuel cell to boost your cars performance. These could definitely add a little more needed power to your car. Research it a little. Some require very little to get some extra power out of things.
Or you could always try and increase the solar cell's power output by adding a magnifying glass or two (a big magnifying sheet mounted a few inches above it might give you an extra little boost.)
How Is Solar Power Energy Created?
"Energy cannot be created or destroyed, only changed in form." I forgot who said that (maybe Newton). Einstein stated that the energy created equals the mass destroyed times the square of the velocity of light (E=mc^2). The sun "creates" energy by "destroying" mass (in this view mass is considered to be "frozen energy").
Getting Power From A Solar Panel Made Easy?
I Am Going To Be Putting A Solar Panel And I Need To Have It Run The Power To Plug Ins So I Can Plug In Some Lights And Fans. This Solar Panel Isnt Anywhere Near Any Electric Source Or House Around. So How Can I Hook The Solar Panel Up To Wires, And Then Run Them Down To A Battery Or Inverter Or Whatever I Need, To Eventually Hook To Power 4 Or 5 Plug Ins For The Lights And Fans? Please Show Me The Easiest Way Possible And If You Can Post Links To Diagrams That Would Be Great.
I Need To Know How To Power Plug Ins From A Solar Panel. This Is All I Need To Know! Diagrams Please! Thank You!
By saying something like "plug-ins", it is obvious that you shouldn't be messing with electrical.
If you can't get this, then ask someone before you start a fire.
Solar Power Shingles?
I'M Doing Research On Solar Power Shingles, Not Panels, And I Am Having Trouble Finding Prices Of Shingles And Companies.
I Know Uni-Solar Is Very Popular, But I Can'T Find The Price Of Their Products.
I Would Also Like To Know Some Other Companies' Prices Of Shingles, You Know, For Comparison.
Also, Please Give Any Sites With Info About Solar Shingles And Materials They Can Be Made Out Of. I Know They Can Be Made Out Of Silicon, But Is That Good? Will We Run Out Of Silicon If We Convert A Large Amount Of Energy Supply To Solar-Shingles?
Any Info Is Welcome,
I recently had a system installed and one of the companies I contacted quoted me shingles. I don't remember exact numbers, but they cost more than panels and were less efficient. I believe the reason given was the lack of airspace below them increased overheating and reduced production. I put a link to the company that offered the panels.
What Is Solar Energy? And How Solar Cells Work?
I Have A Project About Sloar Energy And I Couldn't Find Many Information About, So Could Any One Helps Me
The energy from the sun is about 1000W per square meter at the earth's surface. Much of this is in the visible light range of wavelengths.
Solar cells are a specialised form of semiconductor diode known as a photovoltaic cell. They generate about 0.5 volts DC under working conditions, and the current depends on how bright the sun is and the efficiency and area of the cell. Many cells are connected together to form a solar panel. There are usually 36 cells for a panel to charge 12V batteries.
The photons from the sunlight enter the semiconductor material and increase the energy within the atomic structure. This causes electrons to be released. They flow from the semiconductor round through the external circuit and back into the semiconductor, to fill the "holes" left by the electrons.
There is plenty of information, too much is more like the issue. Maybe you used the wrong keywords to search.