Besides the obvious benefits of using solar energy in the home, there are other reasons to install a solar array. Installing solar panels on a roof can add value to a home and reduce electricity bills, and the trend towards "green" living means there's a growing demand for homes powered by renewable sources. Moreover, installing solar panels is relatively easy to finance through a mortgage, making solar a more affordable option than ever.A few specific advantages of solar PV as an energy … [Read more...]
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What are some Facts about Solar Energy?
Traditionally, electricity generated from fossil fuels has been dependent on natural resources such as fossil fuels. Solar energy can help us eliminate the need for fossil fuels, and it can provide all of the energy we need on Earth. One hour of sunlight can generate the energy equivalent of a year's worth of electricity for the entire planet. One solar thermal power plant, called the Ivanpah Power Facility in California, uses CSP technology to focus 173,500 heliostats with two mirrors on … [Read more...]