The rural electricity provider in Colorado coal country is parting ways because Tri State is too closely tied to fossil fuels.
A rural electricity provider in Colorado coal country sent shockwaves Thursday when it announced plans to sever ties with wholesale power provider Tri-State Generation and Transmission in part because Tri-State is too closely tied to fossil fuels.
“Average member rates have increased by 56 percent since 2005,” said Virginia Harman, chief operating officer of the Delt [...]
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PVCalc allows you to calculate the ROI of PV solar energy projects - viewed as financial investments. The results are presented graphically, divided into four sub-categories: Results, effect of leverage, effect of irradiation and panel price, effect of inflation. [...]
1. Costs for installed solar systems have continued to drop. Prices for rooftop solar fell yet again in the first half of 2014. We’ve already reported on the impressive recent-year drops in solar costs. For their latest report, GTM-SEIA calculated that, just between the first quarter of 2014 and the second, average residential solar prices dropped another 2.4 percent. LBNL found that in the first half of 2014 the larger state markets had smaller solar systems drop an average of 4 percent. [...]
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As many people have pointed out, solar panels aren't like household appliances, they are more like financial investments. So, the key point many people wan [...]
Homeowners looking into solar power often want to know what the solar panel payback period is. Discover why this question does not have a set answer. [...]
There's so much debate around the cost of solar. This article breaks down what solar actually costs across the U.S. and in each state [...]
Payback period of a rooftop PV system can simply be defined as the time taken by which the initial investment made for the system will be recovered from the savings it makes.
To illustrate this, assume you invest $10000 in a project that gives you a profit of $1000 every year.
In 10 years, the profits together have paid back your original investment, and hence the payback period is 10 years. [...]
Although installing photovoltaic (PV) panels offers a number of environmental benefits, the main reason customers go solar is because of the savings. [...]
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Talk to any investor on a business opportunity, and one of the first questions that come up is about the solar energy payback period for the investment.
The same is the case of rooftop solar PV investments.
What is Payback Period?
Payback period of a rooftop PV system can [...]
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State incentives, utility electricity payments, financing options and better-looking solar panels are prompting more and more homeowners to convert to solar power. As always, the overall amount of sun hitting your roof is the determining factor of whether solar power makes sense for you. [...]
Photovoltaic roof shingles, which are tax-subsidized and easier to install than bolt-on panels, have become a viable option for homeowners looking to lower their electric bills [...]
Learn how to calculate your solar panel payback period, the metric that most solar shoppers rely on to understand the value of solar. [...]
How much do solar panels cost? This is the big question we all ask when considering whether or not to purchase a home solar power system. [...]
In southern Colorado, hand-built coffee roasting rigs take advantage of the sun. Meet Colorado’s solar java roasters. [...]
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These are the solar rebates and solar tax credits currently available in Colorado according to the Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy website. [...]
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