There are many benefits to installing and using a solar system for your home or business. Here are but a few from the list of growing reasons to switch to solar energy.
It's good for your pocketbook...
Solar energy systems actually give you a positive return on your investment. And the ROI gets higher every year because electricity and fuel costs keep going up over time. ROI's of 8-30 percent are typical!
It's good for the environment...
Solar energy systems don't pollute. Over their lifetime, they work to keep the air we breathe clean.
It's good for your independence...
Solar energy systems help to remove the grip utility companies have on our pocketbooks.
The bottom line is that an investment in solar is an investment in your future. It can gain you control of your future energy bills, give you environmental peace of mind and help you to experience the freedom of self reliance.
Don't just take our word for it, look what others are saying:
Cheap Hot Water? Just Add Sunshine
Gwendolyn Bowns, Wall Street Journal
As more homeowners are discovering, you don't need a super hot climate and tens of thousands of dollars to go solar. In many cases, all it takes to offset two-thirds of your hot water bill is a couple of panels resembling skylights, an 80-gallon water storage tank and some shade-free southern rooftop exposure.
Costs range from about $2,000 to $10,000, sums that can be halved thanks to hefty new federal and state incentives. Just last week, California launched a cash-rebate program that will average $1,500 for residents to install solar water heaters at home.
Read the full article here at WSJ.com.