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The solar power industry has seen its business grow exponentially in recent years due to the aforementioned facts. Throw in difficult economic times and it's not hard to see why so many individuals/homeowners are switching to Orange County solar power. Solar power used to be expensive to set up and even maintain but over the last few decades the technology has come so far that those problems and extremely high costs are now gone, making solar power affordable to families of all socioeconomic classes.
While some solar power setups are still expensive, especially for large homes or business offices, most families can get away with a small or medium system installation. These can range anywhere from $15,000-$40,000 depending on a family's needs and the size of their home. Businesses however will need to spend a little bit more on large solar power and that type of setup can run anywhere from $40,000-$60,000. Despite what some might see as a hefty installation fee it's important to keep in mind that, depending on the system it set up, solar power can reduce a family's electricity bill by 75% or negate it altogether if they choose to go all out with their solar power.
There are many advantages to using solar power outside of reducing an electric bill. One of these advantages is having electricity during a power outage. More advanced solar power systems will allow a family to have power during power outages because a battery/generator backup system will be installed along with their solar panels. While power is limited during a power outage it can be comforting for families to know that they still have the ability to use some things around the house. Not all solar power systems however include a backup battery or generator and those that do are often considerably more expensive than those that don't so be sure to ask questions when you speak with an solar powerspecialist.
Whether you want a more advanced solar power system or you just want something to help reduce your energy consumption and your bill it's important to first ask as many questions you can. When you contact a company that offers solar power they should be able to answer any and all questions you have regarding not only the systems they sell but how the process actually works. A little bit of time, research, and a lot of questions will help you make an informed decision for your family and/or business.