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Solar Power System, Solar Power Panels, Solar Power Installers

Solar Power System, Solar Power Panels, Solar Power Installers

{More and more homeowners around|Many homeowners across|A growing number of homeowners across} the {world are opting|globe are choosing|globe are opting} to {install solar power systems for|install solar power systems on|set up solar power systems in} their {homes|houses}. {They want to lower|They are looking to reduce their|They’re looking to cut down on} {long-term energy bills and reduce|the cost of energy in the long run and also reduce|costs for energy and lower} {their carbon footprint|their carbon footprint}.

According to {SEIA’s report,|the SEIA report,|SEIA’s report} {residential solar capacity reached|residential solar capacity hit|the capacity of residential solar reached} {a new record|an all-time high|the record level} in {Q3|the third quarter of|the 3rd quarter of} 2021. {This is expected to increase|It is predicted to grow|The forecast is for this to rise} in the {future|near future|coming years}. The {efficiency and lower cost|effectiveness and cost savings|effectiveness and low cost} {of solar power systems have|for solar energy systems has|that solar systems provide have}{ largely|} {fueled|contributed to|driven} this{ rapid| explosive|} {growth|expansion|increase}.

What {types|kinds} of solar panels {are available|are there|do you have available}? What {equipment is required|is the equipment needed|are the necessary equipment} {to create a home solar|to build a home solar|for a solar home} power system that {produces|generates|can generate} enough energy? {Are you able|Do you have the ability|Do you have the capability} to {install|set up} solar panels {on your own|yourself|by yourself}? {When will solar panels break-even|What is the time when solar panels will break even|When will solar panels reach break-even}? Let’s {dive into|look at|take a look at} these {and other questions|and other issues|questions and others} {to get the answers|to find the answers|for the answers}.

What is a Solar System?

{Roof-mounted solar panels convert|Solar panels mounted on roofs convert|The solar panel roof-mounted converts} {energy-packed|the energy-rich|energy-rich} {photons from natural sunlight|sunlight photons|light rays of natural sunlight} into {usable energy|energy usable}. {Photovoltaic|The term photovoltaic} (or PV) solar power systems {is|are} {often used to refer to|frequently used to describe|commonly used to mean} {solar panel systems|panels that are solar powered|the solar panels}.

Installing a {quality|high-quality|good} solar {power system at home|energy system in your home|power system at your home} {can help reduce or|will help to reduce or|will reduce or even} {eliminate your|completely eliminate the|reduce your} dependence on the{ utility|} grid {for electricity that is|for electricity|to get electricity} {used to lighten, heat|utilized to heat, light|employed to power, illuminate}{,|} cool{ and operate|, and power| and run} your home.

Solar power systems {installed|that are installed|used} in {residential homes|homes for residential use|residential properties} are {a renewable source of energy|an energy source that is renewable|renewable energy sources} that is {clean|safe} and requires {little|minimal|very little} maintenance. {The savings could even|Savings could|Savings can} {pay for|be enough to pay for|make up the cost of} {the initial investment in as|your initial cost in|an initial purchase in} {little|short|low} as {a few|several|just a few} years.

{You will enjoy decades|You’ll enjoy years|You’ll be able to enjoy decades} of energy-free {living once|life after|lifestyle after} your solar system {has been|is} {paid off|taken care of|completely paid for}.

What are the different types of Solar Power Systems available?

There are three {types|kinds} of {solar power systems|solar power systems}.

Grid-tied solar systems{: This is the| are the| The} most {popular type|well-known type|popular kind} {of solar system|that solar systems are|of system for solar}. {The home is connected to|Your home will be connected|It connects the home to} {a|the} grid {to receive|that receives|in order to get} {electricity from the utility if|electric power from the utility in case|energy from the utility when} the solar panels {don’t produce|aren’t producing|fail to produce} enough energy.

Hybrid systems{: Also known|: Also referred to| are also known} {as solar storage systems|in the field of solar-powered storage|by the name solar energy storage}{,|} {the hybrid systems combine|the hybrid systems integrate|these hybrid systems mix} solar panels {with a battery|and a battery|and batteries} {to store|for storing|that stores} energy. The home {can also be|could also be|is also} {connected to the|linked to|hooked up to the} grid.

Off-grid systems {are not connected|aren’t connected|do not connect} {to the|with the|directly to} grid. The home is {entirely powered|powered entirely|completely powered} {by energy generated on-site|with energy generated on site|by the energy generated on-site}.

What is the cost of a Solar Power System?

{Although solar panels produce|While solar panels generate|While solar panels provide} “free” {electricity there|electricity , there|energy, there} are {still costs involved in|costs associated with|still expenses involved in} {installing them|the installation process|the installation}. Prices {can vary depending|vary based|may vary based} on {several key|a variety of|many} {factors, including|aspects, such as|elements, including} {efficiency, capacity and location|the efficiency, capacity, and location|efficiency, capacity and the location}.

{According to|Based on|As per} [xfield_company], the average {cost of|price of|cost for} {a solar panel system|solar panels|solar panel systems} for {a|an} U.S.-sized {house is $11,144 to|home is between $11,144 and} $14.696{, after| when| after} {taking into account|considering|accounting for} {solar tax credits|tax credits for solar}. {For a small|If you are planning a modest|For a simple} DIY project,{ you can|} {expect to pay $200-250 per|expect to spend $200-250 for a|anticipate paying $200-250 per} panel (around 1 {watt|one watt|Watt}).

Most professionally-installed solar panel systems cost between \$18,000 and \$20,000 before factoring in any rebates or incentives. Here’s {a list|the list|an overview} of {federal, state|state, federal} and utility {incentives that|incentives|rebates that} {you might be eligible for|could be available to you|may be yours to avail}.

{You can also|It is also possible to|You could also} {add $10,000 to the price|include $10,000|increase the cost by $10,000} {if you want to add|in case you wish to add|for the addition of} {a new|an additional|another} {battery to your system|batteries to the system|battery for your unit}. Off-grid systems {can be|are} more {costly because you’ll need|expensive because you’ll require|expensive due to the fact that you’ll need} {more solar panels,|additional solar panels|greater solar panel capacity,}{ more|} storage{ and more|, and more| capacity and} {energy to cover|energy to meet|power to cover} {your energy consumption|the energy usage|your energy use}.

The {cost|price} of a solar {system|panel|array} {will vary depending|will differ based|can vary based} on {its size, location|the size, location|its size, the location}{, equipment, and who| equipment, location, and the person| as well as the equipment} you {use|choose to use|are using it with}. {You should also|It is important to|Also,} {keep in mind incentives like|be aware of incentives such as|think about incentives like} the {26% tax credit|tax credit of 26%} {provided|offered|that is offered} {by|through|from} the IRS for solar energy.

The solar calculator {includes both|will include both|is inclusive of} the initial {cost and|cost as well as|price and the} {long-term savings|savings over the long term|longer-term savings}. This {will help you make|will assist you in making a|can help you make a} {a decision about whether to|the decision on whether or not to|an informed decision about whether you should} {go|opt for|choose} solar.

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How much does it cost to install solar panels?

{Following federal tax breaks|After tax breaks from the federal government|In the wake of federal tax breaks}{, the average cost of| and tax breaks, the cost for| The average price for} installing solar {in|panels in|systems in} the United States is \$12,000. A {smaller system costs|less expensive system is|smaller system will cost} {around $5,000, whereas|about $5,000, while|approximately $5,000, while} {a|the|an} Tier 1 system, which {can|could} {cost up to $40,000,|be as high as $40,000|cost as much as $40,000} {can be installed for around|is available for|is able to be set up for about} $12,000 after {federal tax breaks|tax breaks for federal residents}.

{An installation project involves|Installation projects can incur|A project for installation involves} {additional costs beyond the cost|extra costs that go beyond the price|additional expenses beyond the cost} of panels. {Only about|About|Around} 25{% of the| percent of|% of} {costs|cost|expenses} {for installation are actually for|for installation actually go to|to install are actually for} panels. The {rest of the cost|remainder|remaining cost} is {made up by|borne by|comprised of} {labor costs, operational expenses|operating expenses, labor costs|the cost of labor, operating costs}{, and additional| as well as additional| and other} equipment{ such as inverters or| like inverters or|, such as inverters and} control circuitry.

{The|[xfield_company]|It is the} [xfield_company] provides the installation, maintenance{,|} and warranties {for the panels and|for the panels as well as|on the panels and} work. These {extra services are not|additional services aren’t|additional services are not} {free but often well|cost-free, but they are often|cheap, but are usually} {worth the cost|worth the price|priced}. There are{ a few|| many} other {factors that can|elements that could|variables that} {affect the cost|influence the price|impact the price} {of solar panel installation|for solar panels installation|in solar panel installations}.

Federal Solar Tax Credits

The {solar tax credit|tax credit for solar systems|tax credit for solar energy} {covers 26% of|will cover 26% of the|is able to cover 26% of} {system costs through|costs for solar systems until|cost of the system until} 2022. The credit {drops|will drop|decreases} to 22% {in|by} 2023. {You won’t likely be eligible|It is unlikely that you will be eligible|The credit will likely not be available} {for|to receive} {the federal solar tax credit|Federal solar tax credits|this federal tax incentive} {in|until|after} 2024{ unless|, unless} Congress extends it {again|once more}. {Commercial solar panel tax credits|Tax credits for commercial solar panels} {should remain at 10%|should be maintained at 10%|will remain at 10%.}.

{Many state incentives can also|A variety of state incentives can|State incentives may also} be {used to reduce|utilized to ease|used to help reduce} the financial burden {of|for|on} homeowners {who are interested in|interested in|considering} going solar. {Municipal rebates and programs may|Rebates and programs from municipal governments could|Municipal rebates and programs could} be {available that can|offered that could|available to} {lower your cost|reduce your costs|help lower the cost}.

{Electricity needs|Electricity is a necessity|The need for electricity}

{On average, solar|In the average, solar|Solar} panels {cost between|range from|are priced between} $2.51 {to|up to|and} $3.31 {per|for each|Per} Watt. [xfield_company] estimates that wholesale installers {pay|are charged|will pay} 85 cents per {watt|Watt}. {Rating solar panels is done|Solar panels are rated|Solar panel ratings are calculated} {in|by calculating|using} {kW|the watts|units of kW} (kilowatt). {One kW equals|One kW is equal to|1 kW equals} 1000 watts. A 2-kW system {costs|will cost you|is priced at} $4,381 {after|with} tax credits. A {5-kW system will cost you|5-kW system costs|five-kW system will cost} {around $11,000, while a|approximately $11,000, whereas a|about $11,000. A} {10-kW system will run you|10-kW system will cost you|10kW system will cost} {around $22,000|about $22,000|approximately $22,000}.

{Choose from a variety|Pick from a range|Choose from a wide selection} of panels

{All solar panels are not|All solar panels aren’t|Each solar panel is not} {created|made|all created} {equal|to be the same|in the same way}. {Monocrystalline and polycrystalline|Polycrystalline and monocrystalline} solar {panels are the|panels tend to be the ones|panel are} most {common|popular|commonly used} {to power|for powering} homes. {Monocrystalline panels are more efficient than polycrystalline|Polycrystalline solar panels perform better than monocrystalline|They are much more effective than polycrystalline}{,|} {but they also cost more|however, they are also more expensive|but they cost more}. {You might need|It is possible|You may need} to {invest in|purchase|buy} {more efficient panels if you|better panels if you|higher-efficiency panels if} {have limited roof space|have a limited space on your roof|are limited in space for your roof}. Contact us {and know|today and learn|to learn} {how to choose the best|which are the most efficient|what to look for in} solar panels.

{Where you live|The place you reside|Where do you live}

{The cost of going green|Cost of green living|Green energy costs} {depends|is contingent|varies} {on where you live|on the location you live in|upon where you live}. To {determine how many|figure out how many|determine the number of} photovoltaic panels {your system requires|you require for your system|your system needs}{, multiply your hourly| to operate, simply multiply your daily| you need to multiply your} energy {requirements by the peak|needs by the peak|consumption by the maximum} {sunlight hours in your region|sun hours for your area|daylight hours in your area}{, and then divide| and then divide| before dividing} {that number by the wattage|this number by the wattage|that number by the power} of {a|the} PV panel. {It is a good idea|It’s a good idea|It’s best} to have a {range|variety|selection} of {high-wattage and lower-wattage panels|panels with lower and high-wattage|lower-wattage and high-wattage panels}.

{To provide|To meet|In order to meet} {100%|the entirety|all} of their energy {requirements|needs}{, most| the majority of| The majority of} American {homes will need around|houses will require around|homes require about} 30 panels. {Your system’s size will also|The size of your system will|The size of your solar system will} {affect the cost|influence the price|determine the price} {of solar|for solar panel|in solar} panels. {Roof solar panels average about|Solar panels for roofs are typically|Roof solar panels are about} 5 1/2 feet {high|tall|in height} {by|and} {3 feet wide|three feet in width|3-foot wide}. {So consider|Consider|Therefore, think about} the {size|dimensions} {of your roof|that your roofing|the roof}.

Purchasing Options

{You can buy solar panels|Solar panels can be purchased|You can purchase solar panels} {directly, but|in bulk, however|on your own, but} {not everyone has the means|not everyone has the money|many people do not have the funds}. {Although solar panels are expensive|While solar panels can be expensive|Even though solar panels cost a lot} {upfront|initially|in the beginning}{,|} {homeowners and business owners|home owners and businesses|the homeowners as well as business owners} {have options|have alternatives|can take advantage of alternatives}. They can {get|obtain|apply for} {loans, solar leases|loan, leases on solar|credit, loans for solar}{,|} {or power purchase agreements|as well as power purchase agreement|and power purchase contracts} (PPA) {to finance|for financing|in order to fund} their {purchases|purchase}. For more {information on|information about|details on} solar financing {companies, visit|companies, go to the|firms, check out the} [xfield_company] website. This will {help you make|make|assist you in making} {your solar panel purchase|the purchase of your solar panel|your purchase of a solar panel much} {easier|simpler|more convenient}.

How much do Solar Panels save?

{Your energy bills|Your energy costs|The cost of energy} {could be cut|could be reduced|can be reduced} by {as much as|up to|as high as} 75{%| percent} {by switching|through switching|when you switch} to solar {energy|power} systems. {Your location, climate|Your climate, location|The climate, your location,} and energy {requirements|needs} {will all impact|can all affect|will affect} the savings{ that|} {you and your family|the family and you|families and homeowners} {receive|get|enjoy}. {An example: A homeowner|For instance, a homeowner|An example: A home owner} {in|living in} Portland, Oregon could see {a total savings of|an overall savings of|the savings totalling} $38,000. {However, a homeowner living|But, a homeowner who lives|A homeowner living} {in|within} Los Angeles, California, could {save up to $90,000|save as much as $90,000|be able to save up to $90,000}.

[xfield_company] offers a {free calculator tool that will|calculator that is free and can|free calculator tool to} {help you estimate the cost|assist you in estimating the cost|aid you in estimating the costs} and savings {associated with|that come with|of} {installing solar panels in|installing solar panels on|the installation of solar panels at} your home. Different solar calculators {can estimate|will estimate|calculate} {electricity costs differently|the cost of electricity in different ways|the electricity cost in different ways}. {The national average, regional|National averages, regional|Regional averages and national} averages{,|} {and any other information|as well as any other data} {you provide can all|that you supply can|you provide could} {be used to calculate|use to determine|serve to compute} the {numbers|figures|costs}.

The {average|typical} American {electricity bill is|electric bill ranges from|electric bill is between} {$100 to $200|$100-$200} per month. The {average annual energy cost|annual average cost of energy|typical annual cost for electricity} is {approximately $1,500|around $1,500|about $1500}. It {could|can} take {between five and 15|between five and fifteen|anywhere between five and 15} years to {make|earn|turn} {a profit depending|an income based|profits based} on {how much you spend|the amount you pay|the amount you shell out} {out-of-pocket to get|on your own to purchase|in the form of money to buy} {a solar panel system|an solar panel system|an array of solar panels}. {First subtract|Start by subtracting|Then subtract} the {rebates and incentives|incentives and rebates|incentives and rebates you receive} from {your costs to calculate|the cost to determine|the costs you incur to figure out} {how long it will take|the time it takes|how long it would take} to {break even on|make a profit on|reach a point where you are making a profit from} {your savings|the savings you make}. Divide this {number|figure} by {how much you save|the amount you save|the amount you pay} on your utility {bills each|bills every|bill each} year.

The {federal tax credit|tax credit offered by the federal government|tax credit for federal taxes} that is {available for solar panel installation|available for solar panel installations|offered for solar panel installation} {means that most|implies that the majority of|will mean that the majority of} Americans{‘ panels| panel| solar panels} will {pay for themselves in|be paid for in|be able to pay for themselves within} seven years. {The solar investment credit|Solar investment credits|Credit for investment in solar panels} {for|available for|offered for} solar panels {is now|is currently|currently stands at} 26% for {systems installed|systems that are installed|installations} {between 2022 and 2023|in 2022 or 2023|between 2022-2023}. {However, it has been|It has however been|However, it was} {extended|increased|expanded} {by|through|to} Congress to 22{% for systems that are| percent for systems} installed {before|prior to} 2023. {It will then drop|Then, it will drop|It will decrease} to 22{% for systems that were| percent for systems} {installed after|put in place after the year|built after} 2023. {It will expire in 2024|The program will end in 2024|The agreement will expire in 2024}.

{Even though|Although} {your solar panels produce|your solar panels generate|solar panels provide} {100% of your electricity|all of your power|the entire electricity you need}{, you might| however, you could| but you may} {still be charged|be billed} {a utility|for a utility|an electric} bill. Instead of {asking for|requesting} payment, you’ll {get|receive|be able to receive} net metering credits {each|every} month.

How many Solar Panels will I need?

The {number|amount} of panels you {require|need|will require} will {depend on your energy requirements|depend on the energy needs of your home|be contingent on the amount of energy you require}. This will {impact the price|affect the cost|influence the price} of your solar {system|panel}. {You must produce|It is essential to generate|You need to produce} {100%|all|the entire amount} of {your home’s electricity|the electricity used by your home|your home’s power} to {eliminate your electric bills|reduce your electric bill|pay off your electric bills}. {To achieve energy independence|To be energy independent|In order to achieve energy independence}{, most homeowners will need| the majority of homeowners will require| homeowners typically require} between 25 {to|and} 35 panels.

A solar panel {produces|generates|can produce} {approximately one kilowatt hour|about one kilowatt hour|around one kilowatt-hour} (kWh) {per|each|every} day. If {you have|you are able to produce|you’re able to generate} 30 kWh {per day,|per day|a day,} {then you would need|you’ll need|then you’ll require} 30 panels to {produce all|meet|supply all} {your energy requirements|your energy needs|the energy you require}. This {can|could|will} {increase your energy costs|raise your energy bills|add to your energy bill} {if you have to produce|when you need to generate|in the event that you require} additional energy to {heat or cool|cool or heat} {a pool|the pool|an area}.

{You will need|It is important|You’ll need} to know {how many|the number of} kWh {you use per|you consume each|of energy you use each} year {in order to estimate|to determine|to calculate} the {energy you’ll require|amount of energy you’ll need|amount of energy you’ll require}. {This number is listed|The number will be listed|This information is} {on your utility bill|in your bill|on the utility bills} {under|as} “kWh {used|utilized}”. {Take a look at|Check|Look over} your {bills from the last|utility bills from the previous|bills for the past} year to {find|determine|calculate} the {monthly average|average monthly}. Add the kWh{ used|| you used} to {get the total and|arrive at the total, then|find the total and} divide {by|it by} 12.

Divide {your monthly average|the monthly average|your average monthly} {kWh by 30 to calculate|kWh by 30 to determine|of kWh by 30 in order to calculate} {your daily|the daily amount of|what your daily} kWh. If your {monthly average|average monthly} {kWh is 900,|of kWh is 900, then|daily kWh is 900,} {your average daily average|your daily average|the average daily} kWh {would be|will be|is} 30.

{A satellite image of your roof|An image from satellite of the roof|The satellite view of the roofing} {is|can be} used to {calculate how much|determine how much|calculate the amount of} solar {power you can produce|power you could generate|energy you can generate}. {Others use your region’s|Other calculators use your area’s|Others use the region’s} solar radiation to {calculate|determine} the amount of {electricity you can|electricity you could|power you’ll} {generate|produce}. {Some calculators also use|Certain calculators can also calculate|Calculators also take into account} {your typical electricity consumption|the typical consumption of electricity|the average electricity consumption,} {without any other factors|without any other variables|with no other inputs}. If {you are eligible,|you’re eligible,|you’re eligible} solar calculations {could|can|may} include {local, state,|state, local,|state, local} {and federal incentives that can|and federal incentives that could|as well as federal incentives that could} {result in|yield|bring} {significant|substantial} savings.

To {make your calculations more precise|ensure that your calculations are more precise|improve the accuracy of your calculations}{, consider adding in periods| Consider adding in times| You can add in time periods} {when solar power is less|where solar power isn’t|that solar power is not} available. For {example, when|instance, when|example, if} it’s {cloudy,|cloudy|dark and cloudy,} or {at night|in the evening|during the night}. This can be {done|accomplished} {in two ways|by two methods}:

{Battery backups can be used|Batteries backup can be used|Backup batteries can be utilized} to store {power and provide|power and supply|energy and provide} {power when the sun doesn’t|energy when the sun doesn’t|electricity when the sun does not} shine. There are {many types|a variety|numerous kinds} of solar batteries{, so| available, so|, therefore} {it’s important to contact|it is important to get in touch with|it’s essential to call} [xfield_company] and we will {provide the best|recommend the most suitable|find the right} {one for you|one for you|option for you}.

{If your system isn’t|In the event that your solar system has trouble|When your equipment isn’t} {producing enough electricity|producing enough power|generating enough electricity}{, buyback agreements can| Buyback agreements can help| buyback agreements may} {offset the costs of purchasing|reduce the cost of buying|be used to offset the cost of purchasing} {electricity from the utility company|electric power from the company that supplies it|energy from the utilities company}. {The utility company|Utility companies|They} will {pay|reimburse|compensate} you for {the extra|any extra|the additional} {electricity|energy|power} {generated by your solar energy|produced by your solar energy|generated by your solar power} system, {if it produces|in the event that it generates} more {power than your home needs|energy than what your home requires|power than your home’s needs} {when the sun shines|in the time of sun’s rays|when the sun is shining}. This is {called|referred to as|known as} an “avoided {expense|cost}”. {This rate is typically|The cost is usually|This is usually} {less than half the price|less than half of the cost|lower than half of what} the utility company {charges|is charged|pays} for electricity.

{Although these calculations may|While these calculations might|Although these calculations can} {seem complicated|appear complicated|seem complex}{, they are essential| but they are vital| however, they are crucial} {if you want to get|for obtaining|in order to find} the {best|most efficient|ideal} solar {power|energy} system for your {house|home}.

How are solar panels installed?

The {hardest part about|most difficult part of|toughest part of} installing solar panels {in|on|at} your home is{ actually|} the {research|investigation|study}. {Between the moment|From the time} you receive {a quote|an estimate} {from|by|for the installation from} [xfield_company] and when {your|the} {solar panel installation|installation of solar panels|Solar panel} is {complete|completed|finished} {can take anywhere|could take anywhere|will take} {from one to|between one and} four months. Six steps {can be used|are able|could be used} to {describe the entire process|explain the entire process|describe the entire procedure}:

  • {Purchase your solar panel equipment|Buy your solar panel equipment|Get your solar panel system}{ -|} {Inverters and panels are|Panels and inverters are|The panels and the inverters comprise} {the|among the} most {critical|crucial|important} {pieces of equipment for|components of|elements of} {any residential solar power system|any solar power system for residential use|every residential solar power system}. {While|Although|Even though} {your|the|you} [xfield_company] installer may {make recommendations, most people|offer suggestions, the majority of people|provide recommendations, most} {find it easier to understand|are able to comprehend|can better understand} {how solar panels work|the workings of solar panels|how solar panels function} and {choose the right|select the best|then select the appropriate} solar {panels for them|panels for their needs|panel for them}.
  • {Hire an expert|Engage an experienced|Employ an expert} electrical engineer {consultant to review|to evaluate|consultant to analyze} the system {before you buy|prior to purchasing|prior to buying}. This will {ensure you get|help you ensure that you purchase|ensure that you receive} the {best system for you|most efficient system for your needs|right system for you}.
  • {An engineer|A technician|Engineers} {from|of the|working for} [xfield_company] solar installation will {visit your home|come to your home|be at your residence}.
  • {Once you have|After you’ve|Once you’ve} {signed a contract,|agreed to a deal,|completed a formal contract} {meeting|a meeting|having a meeting} with an engineer {at home|in your home|at your home} is the first {sign|indication|indicator} that {your solar panel installation|the installation of your solar panels} {has progressed|is progressing|has been progressing}. The engineer will {check|make sure|verify} {that your roof is able|whether your roof is built|whether your roof is strong enough} to {support|bear} the {weight of solar panels|solar panels’ weight} and {inspect|also examine|examine} {your circuit breaker and|the circuit breaker as well as your} electrical panel. {Once the engineer has determined|After the engineer has concluded|Once the engineer has decided} that your {home is structurally|house is structurally|home’s structure is} {sound enough for|solid enough to support|sturdy enough for} {solar panel installation|the installation of solar panels|solar panel installations}, {you can|you are able to|it is time to} {start filling out|begin filling out|begin filling in} {forms|the forms|applications}.
  • Complete the {paperwork|form|forms}.
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  • [xfield_company]Sola Group will do the heavy lifting.
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  • One last check.
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  • {Turn the switch|Switch it on|Make the switch}.

{Finally|Then|In the end}{, your| you will be able to connect your| the} [xfield_company] will send {a representative|an agent|an official} {to connect your|for you to join your|who will connect the} solar panel{ system|} {to|with|on} its grid.

{We are just|We are|We’re just} {a phone or email call|an email or phone call|one phone call or email} {away|just a phone or email call}

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Why Choose [xfield_company]?

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{All questions about|All inquiries regarding|Any questions regarding} solar panels, {micro inverters|micro-inverters}{, DIY solar installations,| and DIY solar installations| as well as DIY solar installations} and the {federal tax credit for solar|tax credit that solar panels receive from the federal government} are {welcome|welcomed} {by our solar experts|from our experts in solar|with our expert solar technicians}.

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The main reason why this happens is when you have a grid-tied solar system, it has safety measures preinstalled to shut down production in case of a power outage so as not to do extensive damage to the grid or the employees working on fixing the outage.

If you would like to be less dependent on the grid or ideally have no dependence, then you can add storage batteries to your solar system.
Backup batteries store the excess energy produced by solar for later use (for example, when there is a power outage). You can provide backup for some of your home appliances or all of them by installing more batteries depending on your energy consumption.

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