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Solar Benefits to the Environment

Published April 19, 2015

With solar you can save money and the environment at the same time!

Solar energy is an amazing thing. In the first place, the generator of the energy – the sun – generates that energy for free, every day it is shining. That means that all you need to do is to collect that energy and use it to your own benefit.

But beyond an abundant and relatively inexpensive resource, there are many other benefits that accrue to our planet every time a home or business embraces a solar solution. These benefits are dramatic and cumulative – and as time goes on it is our great hope that solar solutions supplant other energy options that harm the environment.

Environmental benefits of solar power

1) Helping to reduce particulate matter in the air. The burning of fossil fuels (and other combustible materials) puts “particulate matter” into the atmosphere. » Read more about: Solar Benefits to the Environment  «