Using this resource guide, we hope to demonstrate how solar energy is affordable for many homeowners. Plus, we want to show with real numbers the amount of money homeowners can expect to save each and every year on their utility bills.
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) October 27, 2011
Solar power contractor, American Solar, announces its newest resource guide for Arizona homeowners titled “How Solar Saves Money and Why It’s Affordable.” The second in a four-part series, this document continues the company’s educational series on residential solar power.
The guide covers topics such as why solar energy is increasingly becoming the energy option of choice among homeowners, how current incentives reduce solar installation costs, ways financing makes solar even more affordable, methods for calculating your return on investment and how two different customers benefited financially from solar electric and solar hot water heater installations.
Detailed information is included on:
- How solar saves money and why it is an affordable energy choice.
- Current utility incentives from Arizona Public Service, Salt River Project, Tucson Electric Power and other Arizona utility companies.
- The amount of federal and state tax credits and how they work.
- Property and sales tax exemptions available.
- Leasing programs and current financing options.
- Detailed calculations for two sample solar installations including system cost, tax credits, utility incentives, cumulative lifetime savings, savings by year and return on investment.
“Many homeowners are interested in solar electricity and solar hot water systems, but they’re not sure they can afford the installations,” said Sean Seitz, President of American Solar. “Using this resource guide, we hope to demonstrate how solar energy is affordable for many homeowners. Plus, we want to show with real numbers the amount of money homeowners can expect to save each and every year on their utility bills.”
Interested parties can download the latest resource guide at http://www.americanpv.com, or call 480-994-1440 for a copy. The first resource guide, titled “Residential Solar: How Solar Works and Why It’s a Good Choice Today,” is also available for download.
ABOUT AMERICAN SOLAR
American Solar is an Arizona-based design-build firm specializing in photovoltaic (solar electric) power and solar hot water systems and roofing. Headquartered in Scottsdale, the company has served over 3,200 customers and has installed over 15 megawatts of photovoltaic power in the State of Arizona. Additionally, American Solar is partnered with nine homebuilders, across 39 communities, who can attest to the importance of offering renewable technologies to gain a competitive advantage. American Solar’s expertise in the industry assures a homebuilder that they are offering the optimal solar solutions to their customers. Additional information on the company’s products and services is available on-line at http://www.americanpv.com.