Stories about climate change, which have remained in the news for the last decades have made people more and more conscious about the energy saving. But they should take a more vital step by actually implementing the idea of installing solar panel systems in homes. They convert the energy from the sun is into electricity that can be used for a variety of purposes at the residence. It has a variety of benefits including immediate savings on energy bills.
Solar panels provide the advantage of low-priced energy bills by generating free solar energy. Not only this, they are something that strongly benefit the environment.
Once the solar panels are installed, they require little maintenance as they work on low maintenance technology.
They last for a long period of time. The solar panel manufacturers normally guarantee the panels for 25 years, but furthermore they have a total lifespan of around 50 years.
Personal solar panels cut the carbon emissions, produce zero emissions making it one of the cleanest sources of energy available and have no detrimental effect on the environment.
Besides being sustainable, solar energy is renewable and this relieves one from the tension of running out of energy at any time. Also there would be no need to be dependent on the public utility companies for energy as their price structures are unpredictable.
Many states offer sizeable tax discounts on equipments and installation of solar allied products and services. Now the installation companies have also adopted an approach of offering leasing programs to make the installation of solar panels more reasonable and reachable for every homeowner.
Also it is worth noticing that havingsolar panels installed on the house can actually strengthen escalate its resale value up to 20%.
The step taken by the government with the introduction of the ‘Feed-In Tariff Scheme’ in 2010 has guaranteed financial rewards for installation of solar panels in the long term. This scheme is backed by the government and it pays solar panel owners for the electricity they produce despite the electricity being used for their personal use within their own property.