Solar Energy Facts!

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  • A Solar Water Heating System is the only appliance in your home that actually Saves You Money………delivering the highest number of watts per dollar spent.
  • The International Energy Agency (IEA) in conjunction with other Solar Energy associations around the world have recently proven that solar water heating systems deliver an amazing 2100 watts of energy for every 3 square meter of collector.
  • Every day enough solar energy strikes the United States to supply the nation’s energy needs for one and half years!
  • A solar water heater will repay its “energy debt” in usually 36 to 60 months depending on family size, and will last in excess of 30 years.
  • As global economic activity increases, the demand for all fuels across the globe, especially China and India, will push market prices higher.
  • Solar is renewable….we don’t use up the sun by utilizing its energy.
  • Sharp Corp. maker of Photovoltaic Solar collectors estimates consumers spend $140,000 for conventional power over a lifetime. That number is rising exponentially with the development of new technology and world competition for the same fossil fuels.
  • Solar water heaters offered the largest potential savings, with solar water-heater owners saving as much as 85% annually on their utility bills over the cost of electric water heating. Source: (Dept. of Energy)
  • Fossil fuels are depleted at a rate that is 100,000 times faster than they are formed