Jul 06 2016

10 Benefits of Solar Energy:

1. Solar energy is not only sustainable, it is renewable and this means that we will never run out of it. It is about as natural a source of power as it is possible to generate. Not only are we able to refuel our vehicles with it we can heat our water and light our homes.

2. We can generate our own source of electricity via solar panels potentially enabling us to live off grid. In other words we need not be dependent on the public utility companies to supply our power and we also wont be required to pay for out power.

3. The creation of solar energy requires little maintenance. Once the solar panels or troughs have been installed and they are brought up to maximum efficiency there is little else to do to ensure they are in working order.

4. They are a silent producer of energy. There is absolutely no noise made from photovoltaic panels as they convert sunlight into usable electricity.

5. The creation of solar power is unobtrusive, particularly the solar electricity that is generated from photovoltaic panels that sit on top of the roofs of buildings.

6. Many governments around the world and locally offer generous rebates and monetary incentives to install solar panels and solar hot water systems. The governments of various nations understand the importance of the creation of electricity from renewable sources is to the entire world and are receptive to making it as attractive a proposition as possible for individuals.

7. If you produce enough solar electricity or if you don’t use all of the electricity that you produce you can sell it back to the utility company for electricity credits. This is a rare occurrence for the most part, unless you are away on vacation for a week or two, in which case your solar panels will go on producing electricity that you wont be using.

8. Large solar energy facilities can produce electricity regardless of whether the sun is shining or not making them sustainable and reliable electricity producers. The solar power plants capable of achieving this feat are generally thermal solar power producers capable of storing the heat generated and using it when the sun is not shining.

9. The advancements in technology used to create solar energy are continuing to improve making it even more cost effective. As it becomes cheaper to install new solar energy generators the price of solar electricity will continue to drop bringing it more into line with traditional, fossil-fuel generated electricity.

10. Solar electricity power plants and personal solar panels produce zero emissions and make no adverse mark on the environment.

So when you are looking for a reliable and affordable solar contractor in the Los Angeles area contact California Home Solar today.

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  1. Olivia Nelson
    November 15, 2016 at 3:55 pm

    I like your idea on how solar energy is completely silent. I would imagine that this would be really nice if you decide to install solar panels in your home. My husband and I are looking for ways to go green so maybe we should consider the silent nature of solar power.

  2. Ridley Fitzgerald
    November 22, 2016 at 8:05 am

    These are some great benefits of solar energy. I hadn't ever thought that you could sell unused energy to the utility company. It's great that you can make money by having solar energy!

  3. Chad Hopkin
    November 30, 2016 at 8:45 am

    There are so many benefits associated with the usage of solar powered panels. The other very desirable benefit was granted to me by LA Solar Group, which enabled me to have solar powered panels with the option of leasing the system.

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