Engr. Gerardo J. Tolentino

 

The first and foremost advantage of using solar panels is that the energy it generates does not emit any greenhouse gases. It does not produce smoke, gas, or other chemical by-products.


Another advantage is that beyond initial installation and maintenance, solar energy is 100% free. It does not need expensive raw materials like coal or oil, and does not require additional labor, because once the sun comes up, your energy source is already there, and you are good to go. Compared to electricity generated using traditional fuels, solar energy is a so much cleaner and a lot cheaper.


Because no additional raw materials are needed, no extra labor is required, and no special equipment need to be obtained, solar panels will ultimately free you from the costs associated with using traditional energy sources. As the cost of materials for producing solar panels continue to decrease, so will the amount of your savings continue to increase.