Solar panels can be aesthetically beautiful and environmentally friendly. The cost of the initial installation of solar panels will more than pay for itself in less than 10 years. Once solar panels are installed they produce no greenhouse emissions. Current solar plans have a lifespan of 25 to 30 years, the next trend is recyclable solar panels composed of aluminum, glass and silicon in a photovoltaic solar panel.
While air-source heat pumps have efficiency levels of 175 to 250 percent, a geothermal heat pump offers efficiency of 300 to 600 percent in extreme temperatures. A geothermal heat pump is between 3.5 and 5 times more efficient than a fossil fuel furnace.
Electric vehicles are a great way to reduce carbon emissions and limit our reliance on fossil fuels. If you’ve made the switch to an electric vehicle, you might be debating whether you should add an EV charger to your garage. Adding an EV charger will certainly be appealing to more buyers and the addition will add value of your home.