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The Right Time For Using Solar Energy For Houses

The Right Time For Using Solar Energy For Houses

Use of solar energy is becoming more and more popular every day. The price of electricity is rising and the best alternative that we have today is using solar energy. We all know that global warming is on an everyday rise today. The main reason for this being burning of fossil fuels like coal,which in […]

What Are the Advantages of Solar Energy? Economic and Environmental Benefits of Using Solar Power

What Are the Advantages of Solar Energy? Economic and Environmental Benefits of Using Solar Power

In order to effectively understand the advantages of using solar energy, you need to get to know, initially, the ways solar energy is being generated. There are basically 2 forms of solar energy. We have the thermal solar energy and light solar energy. Thermal energy is believed to be an inactive solar. Its form of […]

Getting Green to Help Mother Earth, Solar Energy Facts

Getting Green to Help Mother Earth, Solar Energy Facts

A lot of people think of these large panels on the roof of homes, when they think of solar energy and solar power.  Let’s talk about some other solar energy facts.  Although it came to light, so to speak, in the 1960s, solar energy has advanced and can be used for everything from warming our […]

Is A Residential Solar Energy System And Wind Power Generators In Tandem A Good Idea?

Is A Residential Solar Energy System And Wind Power Generators In Tandem A Good Idea?

Residential solar energy systems and wind power generators are becoming more popular. More and more people are finding the benefits of generating there own electricity to power there home. There are some situations where you may need both a residential solar energy system and wind power generators. Here we will take a look. With Solar […]

How Much Would It Cost (estimate) to Convert My Home to Solar?

How Much Would It Cost (estimate) to Convert My Home to Solar?

Solar energy can be perceived as an expensive option. However with advancing technologies and demand, prices are lowering rapidly and the long term savings are not to be ignored. Many local governments are also offering incentives for those who choose to go solar. This can alter the estimated cost and is a huge advantage. The […]

How to generate solar power for the home?

How to generate solar power for the home?

To generate solar power for your home you will require a solar panel, or more than one depending on the amount of electricity you intend to use. The most popular and accessible usage of solar power is when used to heat water. Solar hot water heaters can help vastly in lowering your electrical consumption. Always […]

What Are The Benefits of Solar Power at Home?

What Are The Benefits of Solar Power at Home?

People are switching to solar power for a variety of reasons. The first reason is because it helps them to save money. The average family pays about $300.00 to $500.00 per month for power. That amount is obviously too much. Traditional power is only going to continue to get higher as time progresses. The more […]

How To Build a Model Solar Home?

How To Build a Model Solar Home?

It is possible to build a solar panel for your home but some funding and a basic knowledge of electricity will be necessary to carry out this task. The first thing you will have to do is equip yourself with the correct equipment. Your local hardware store should be able to supply you with the […]


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