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Fort Monroe Solar
Fort Monroe, VA
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How Solar Panels Operate To Help You

Before electricity and central heating, the sun was the only source of energy for the earth and this was enough to allow human civilization to flourish. Today, we’re learning more sophisticated ways to benefit from the sun; solar energy is often the cheapest way to provide energy for our homes. You can easily meet most of your energy needs by installing a solar panel system in your home.

Using a solar panel system means you will be self reliant for your power, so you won’t need to rely on the public power grid, which is an excellent benefit. So, you’ll be able to cut down on your electricity bill, and in some cases you can really slash them. Additionally, the government may buy any surplus electricity you produce which means that you can get paid for it. Regardless of whether this is something that operates in your area, you will be able to make enormous savings by installing a solar panel system. An extra 12 V car battery, and some proper wiring, is necessary to hook up to your solar panels to store the energy. Probably the safest route to go is to use a lead acid battery which can easily store the charge. In fact, with a little research you can find these batteries very cheaply or even for free. This electricity must be converted into alternating current, which means you will need a power inverter to be able to use what you have stored. This means you should get a true sine wave or modified energy converter. To replicate the comforts of home, a true sine wave inverter is what you need to have actual alternating current. It is a little more expensive than the modified sine wave, but it’s worth paying a little extra in the long run.

It is first necessary to realize that you will need a container in which to place your solar cells in order to create your own solar panels with the do it yourself method. Because wood is often easier to work with it is often the material of choice when building solar panels. Your local hardware and lumber store can direct you to many types of woods available although the final choice is yours Cover the container with plexiglass, you may also want to put a bit of wood inside the box to hold the cells in place. This type of opaque covering protects the cells from damage due to the elements while still allowing necessary sunlight to reach each cell. You will also need a whole in the bottom of the box that will allow you to pull the wires out of the box. Now that you have the cells mounted it becomes necessary to connect each to the next using a bit of solder. For many who believed it impossible or expensive to tackle this task it’s often surprising to see just how inexpensive building your own solar panel really can become. This is a task that only requires patience, materials and perseverance to succeed in making your own solar panel to save energy.

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Solarize Madison Fort Monroe

Virginia’s top solar contractor provides solar energy solutions for home owners in Fort Monroe. Call Now For A Free No-Obligation Quote!
9945 5th Street
Fort Monroe, VA 23651

Hampton City, Virginia (VA)

Email: info@solarizemadison.com
Telephone: (844) 292-8390