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Huge savings can be yours through solar energy using residential solar systems. Residential solar power is the way to go. Note the following:


Residential Solar Power - High Cost?

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Homeowners can actually realize huge savings from their utility bills with two basic components:
  • The power of the sun and
  • Solar panels. 
Now, you can be one of just a few homeowners who are finding out that energy companies will actually subsidize and help in the installation of residential solar energy systems.

A lot of people are motivated to go green and try to save on their energy bills, but are often frustrated by the high cost of installing residential solar power systems. This is what the problem has been in the past:
  • Solar panels are made from photovoltaic cells that collect heat from the sun and convert this into energy.

  • Building and installing these solar panels can be quite expensive.

  • The truth is a solar panel system can cost as much as buying a new car!  On the average, the cost of installing solar panels for homes can go as high as $22,000 (£12,000).
However, it doesn't have to be that way now!

Residential Solar Benefits - The Savings to You

1.  Surplus Energy

Residential solar power systems have the potential of saving homeowners an average of 40 percent from their electric bills, which can range to about $240 (£120) annually. 

These days, some homeowners are now able to produce surplus energy and sell this back to their local power grids or realize savings from subsidies. 

Example: The British government is committed to pay homeowners about £800 BPS ($1,261.00 USD) yearly for using residential solar energy systems. 

This is a commitment for the next 25 years, which is a good incentive for people who are thinking of switching to solar power to provide their energy needs.

2.  "Selling Back" Your Residential Solar Power

This is how it works.
  • To make the most of your residential solar systems, use your home appliances more during the day than at night. 

  • Any surplus energy collected by your residential solar system during the day is channeled back to the local grid. 

  • At nighttime, you can then use the regular power supplied by your local power company. 
This is what is referred to as "feed-in" tariff, and if you want to take advantage of this scheme, you would have to sign up with your local energy provider.

3.  Free Installation Of Solar Panels for Your Residential Solar System

Get your system installed for free!

Yes, you can even get your residential solar system installed for you for free! 

For example, in the United Kingdom (UK), companies such as:
  • Isis
  • A Shade Greener and
  • Home Sun
can help you get your solar panels installed at no upfront costs.

Check your local solar companies for their special offers

4.  Solar Power Exchange Deals

There are also some solar energy firms that would pay for all costs of installing your residential solar energy system.

In exchange, you would be asked to sign an agreement where you would assign all the future payments you will receive from the government for your residential solar power to the solar energy firm. 

There is a minimum number of years, usually twenty five years that you would agree to.

You are not allowed to remove the solar panels from your home throughout the duration of the contract.  

The clear advantages of this contract are:
  • Your power bills will be reduced

  • Your residential solar energy system is installed for free, and

  • You will be benefiting from a renewable source of energy that is clean and environment friendly.

Start using solar power with portable solar power, like:

- Solar Car Battery Charger

- Beautiful Solar Garden Lights

- Solar Powered Driveway Lights

Or if you are handy with your hands, you'll love:

- Do-It-Yourself Solar Kits

- Going Completely off the Grid

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