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How Much Can I Save with Solar Panels?

| 5/9/2016 10:18:00 AM

Family With Solar Panels

If you’re looking for an investment that will help to save you money as well as conserve fossil fuels, solar power is great option for many homeowners and businesses. With the continual drop in equipment prices, the advantages of solar energy just keep growing.

Of course, before undertaking such a project you may be wondering how much can solar panels save exactly? Let’s jump in by going over some of the basics to gain a full understanding of the power of solar energy.

How Do Solar Panels Work?

Solar panels allow homeowners and businesses to produce their own electricity, using what Mother Nature provides for free! A solar panel, also referred to as a photovoltaic (PV) module, is made up of an assembly of solar cells which use light energy from the sun to generate electricity.

The flow of electric charges produced by the panels is then run through an inverter which converts it into usable electricity. Clusters of panels can then be mounted onto the rooftops of residences or commercial properties to produce a range of electricity, turning your home into a solar powerhouse.

How Much Can Solar Panels Save Me?

The amount of savings available for solar panel users is determined by several factors, including the amount of sunlight, the cost of electricity in that region, and financial incentives available in the state.

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To get a real good idea of how much solar panels can save you check this site - Unlike most solar sites, there's no need to enter your personal information to get some real solar savings numbers.

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