Forecasting Change: Using wind and solar energy to reach net zero
One of these is wind energy. In the last few years, wind power has exploded in the U.S. We now have enough wind power turbines producing enough energy to power more than 24 million homes. Check out this graphic that shows “Where The Wind Blows.”Wind energy potentialKeep in mind: Wind power produces more than just electricity. Where solar energy shinesSolar energy produced in OrlandoIn the last 15 years, the cost of solar panels has dropped by 50% and the and the installation of solar panels has increased by almost 20%. But look at the “Where Solar Energy Shines” graphic above and see how great it can work for us all in Central Florida.
What should you look for when choosing a solar power company?
Stephen Bator, the chief operating officer at IQ Power Solar, had some advice for what people should look for when it comes to choosing a solar power company. He recommends the following:You should aim to understand the company’s history: How long have they been in solar energy? Make sure your representative is knowledgeable in solar energy efficiency, and not just solar products. Ask if the company works primarily with subcontractors or its own employees. Learn more about IQ Power Solar.