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What can you expect financially when you purchase solar panels?

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

There are a number of financial benefits you can expect to receive when purchasing a solar array for your home. You can expect to reduce or completely eliminate your electric bill, as well as raise the value of your home, and collect monthly check from the electric company. Now you probably have a ton of questions, so lets get started.

Why is Solar Energy Beneficial

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Solar power is collected by placing photovoltaic cells (solar cells) in a location that receives direct sunlight. The sunlight knocks loose electrons from the silicon-phosphorus bond and a current is created when the loose electron travels to the silicon-boron bond. This seemingly simple solution for our energy needs will play a huge role in our transition from fossil fuels to a cleaner renewable energy resource.