How will solar energy benefit me financially?
Going solar not only benefits the environment but also gives you financial benefits. It lowers your electricity bills. Apart from saving in this manner, it also protects you from rising electricity costs in the future.
What are the environmental benefits of solar energy?
Renewable sources like solar photovoltaic energy benefit the environment. They help reduce the effects of climate change by replacing fossil fuels and their greenhouse gas emissions.
What is net metering?
Net metering gives the photovoltaic system owner the possibility to feed any excess electricity produced by the system into the public grid. So, energy produced from the solar system that is above the consumed energy of the house or business will be credited for later.
Does solar power have an impact on the value of my property?
According to studies, installing solar panels on the roof of your property will increase its value. This type of home improvement has proven better than a home improvement like renovation.
How do solar photovoltaic (PV) panels work?
The energy produced by the sun is absorbed by solar panels and is converted into direct current (DC) electricity. This passes through an inverter and is converted into alternating current (AC) electricity also used in the public electricity grid.
Can solar panels produce power in cloudy weather?
The amount of energy generated by solar panels depends on the available sunlight. On cloudy days, it generates slightly less energy. But overall, going solar is a smart decision to save on electricity costs even in cloudy weather.
Can I go off grid with solar panels?
Even after installing solar panels, your property will stay connected to the grid. In case your system is not producing enough power, it can be drawn from the grid. It also means that unused energy from your system can be added to the grid. Though it’s possible to go off the grid with a solar energy system with battery storage, it is not feasible for most home owners.
Will I still receive electric bills if I have solar panels?
Unless you go completely off the public grid and store your energy in a battery, you will continue receiving utility bills. But you will notice a significant reduction in the cost because part of your energy consumed is produced by your solar system.
How often is maintenance required for solar panels?
Modern solar photovoltaic systems are designed to withstand even the harshest weather conditions around the world. In the UAE, regular cleaning of the solar panels will keep the power output of the system at a maximum.
What are my solar financing options?
The below financing options are available for solar:
- Bank Loan
- Leasing (With no up-front investment)
- Cash (Highest return on investment)
Is my roof suitable for solar panels?
You can simply schedule a free visit with our team who will evaluate your property and let you know if your roof is suitable for solar panels. They can also suggest the most suitable plan according to your requirements.
What size solar energy system is right for my property?
The electricity consumed on a monthly basis and the available space on the roof will determine the size of your solar energy system.
How long will my solar power system last?
A solar photovoltaic system has a guaranteed system lifetime of up to 30 years.