- Feb. 13, 2012 -
So what are the benefits, what costs are involved to install solar panels and how much can you save on electricity bills?With solar power installed in your home, ultimately it means you will use less electricity from your chosen electricity provider, especially during times of the day and year where sunlight is more prolonged and intense. One drawback is that this occurs during the day when many people are at work or aren't at home on a regular basis so many people with think that they won't be able to get the full advantage of solar power in their home. This is where another great benefit comes into play. During the day, any unused solar energy is exported from your Electrical Panel into the local power grid. Your energy provider can measure the unused solar energy exported into the grid and your electricity provider will buy back your unused electricity. This can then be used as a credit or rebate off your electricity bill for electricity used under normal circumstances (such as night time when solar energy isn't being produced). For more information about Click Energy's solar plan and buy back rates, visit the Click Solar Energy web page. So if you want cheaper electricity (http://www.clickenergy.com.au
), a solar power system will certainly be a step in the right direction.
One question many people ask is "how much does solar power cost to install?"
. This is a difficult question to answer and can vary significantly depending on the size of system you require or choose to install. Some people may be looking for a solar power system to run the entire household and some may be looking for a way to ease the load and to reduce the size of their electricity bills. Click Energy have some handy links to help you get started if you are looking to install solar panels (http://www.clickenergy.com.au/our-energy-plans/more-about...
) as well as information about electricity rates and buy back rates for unused electricity.
So how much can you save on electricity bills if you install a solar power (http://www.clickenergy.com.au/our-energy-plans/solar-power
) system? That's a tough question to answer, but there's no doubt that your electricity bills will be cheaper and you will also be doing your bit to help save the environment as well.
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Click Energy is an online energy company founded in 2006. As an online company, we don't have the same overheads as other electricity companies and can share our savings with you. We send your bills by email (no paper bills) and our aim is to be environment friendly.