SolarCity, a California based Solar Company, has released the U.S.’s first long term residential solar system lease that makes installing a home solar panel system affordable for many U.S. households. According to David Arfin, SolarCity’s VP of Finance, “SolarCity’s lease option allows a homeowner to … [Read more...] about Residential Solar Lease Makes Home Solar Panel System Affordable
The simple answer is yes, leasing a home solar system is finally an option for some homeowners; primarily those living in California and Arizona. The company offering this newly released solar lease product is California based SolarCity. The company was founded in 2006 and has grown into the number one residential solar company … [Read more...] about Can I Lease A Home Solar System?
Families and homeowners all across the U.S. are looking for ways to curb energy expenses and make a difference for the environment. One alternative that has been around since the 1970's is home solar power. However, as attractive as home solar power is to homeowners who want to lower monthly expenses and make a difference for … [Read more...] about Buying A Home Solar System – When Will It Make Sense?
I think it is appropriate to say "Congress pull your head out of your '@$$' and reapprove the Federal Residential Solar Tax Credit for Homeowners who Install Solar Energy Systems in their homes." This sole Solar Federal Tax Credit is one of the ways that a homeowner can help pay for converting their home from a … [Read more...] about The Federal Residential Solar Tax Credit Is In Jeopardy
Solar Electric Arizona – What a great billboard that would be, and right next to it imagine another billboard saying: Solar Electric Contractors Wanted. The demand for solar electric is on the rise with the increasing costs of conventional fossil fuel electricity, the fear of global warming really becoming an issue in the … [Read more...] about Solar Electric Arizona â€“ Are There Enough Solar Electric Contractors
You may not be able to install solar panels on your home for a variety of reasons. Your roof might not be big enough, or sunny enough, or your home is not facing the sun, or maybe you just don’t have the resources to buy a solar electric system at this time. In any of these cases and others not mentioned, if you support … [Read more...] about Buying Green Energy With Green Pricing, Green Marketing, and Green Tags
Back in the 1970’s when solar power came on the market the cost for a solar electric system for your home was running about $25.00 per kW-hr (kilowatt-hour). Today in 2008, the expense is down to about $.25 per kW-hr. But, traditional electricity sources like fossil fuel and nuclear power are running at or below $.125 per … [Read more...] about Home Solar Electric Still Expensive – How To Pay For These Systems?
Solar electric systems for the home are not cheap. Each year, they are getting more affordable than they used to be, but they are still out of reach for many Americans. Here is a break down of what solar systems that you can buy for your home, and what they each cost on average. What Solar Systems Can I Buy For My Home? There … [Read more...] about Home Solar Systems And What Do They Cost?