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HOW YOU CAN AVOID
THE RISING COST
OF ELECTRICITY
WITH SOLAR ENERGY
IN 2017, THE U.S. ENERGY
INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION
(EIA) EXPECTS U.S. RESIDENTIAL
ELECTRICITY TO COST 13.02
(CENTS PER KI...
THAT MAY NOT SEEM LIKE A LOT,
BUT THAT'S 3% HIGHER
THAN THE AVERAGE PRICE IN
2016.
AND NEARLY 20% HIGHER
THAN 5 YEARS AGO!
THE U.S. EIA PLACES THE AVERAGE
U.S. RESIDENTIAL MONTHLY
ELECTRICITY BILL AT NEARLY
$110 PER MONTH
TAKING INTO ACCOUNT THE RISING COST
OF ENERGY, THE EIA FORECASTS THAT IN 20 YEARS
HOMEOWNERS' MONTHLY ELECTRICITY BILLS
WI...
BUT, FUEL COSTS ARE
DECLINING, RIGHT?
YES AND NO.
ALTHOUGH FUEL COSTS MAY DECLINE
FOR UTILITIES AS MANY UTILITIES
SHIFT FROM COAL-FIRED TO NATURAL
GAS-FIRED PLANTS, THE COS...
SO, HOW CAN YOU
AVOID THE RISING
COST OF
ELECTRICITY?
SOLAR
PANELS!(THEY'RE LESS EXPENSIVE THAN YOU THINK)
EVEN THOUGH
THE COST
OF SOLAR PANEL
INSTALLATION
DECREASED
60% IN LESS
THAN A DECADE..
Several
financial
incentives are
st...
LOW-INTEREST ENERGY LOANS
ALLOW YOU TO GO SOLAR AT NO UPFRONT COST!
FINANCIAL INCENTIVES
+
TAX CREDITS
MAKE SOLAR ENERGY A REWARDING
INVESTMENT FOR COLORADO HOMEOWNERS
ALL RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS
QUALIFY FOR A FEDERAL TAX CREDIT
TAX CREDIT = 30% OF THE AMOUNT
SPENT ON THE SOLAR SYSTEM
I N C O L O R A D O , S O L A R E N E R G Y S Y S T E M S
A R E E X E M P T F R O M
S T A T E , R T D , A N D S C F D S A ...
S A V I N G Y O U T H O U S A N D S
O F D O L L A R S
O N I N S T A L L A T I O N !
"Homeowners appear to recover approximately 97% of their investment costs."
- Forbes, "How Much Do Solar Panels Boost Home...
YOUR PAYBACK PERIOD
A QUICK BREAKDOWN:
0 5 10 15 2520 3530
Life of Solar Panel System (years)
avg payback
4-5 years
YOUR S...
WAIT, THERE'S MORE!
LET'S NOT FORGET
ABOUT NET METERING.
NET METERING IS A POLICY
THAT ENABLES CONSUMERS
WHO INSTALL SOLAR SYSTEMS
ON THEIR PROPERTIES TO
RECEIVE RETAIL CREDIT FOR...
BUILDING UP YOUR
1. During the day, your
solar system sends
power to your home
2. For all the extra
power generated during...
Utilize Your
"Banked" Credits
ON CLOUDY
DAYS
AT
NIGHT
UNUSED CREDITS
ROLL OVER TO
THE NEXT DAY!
P.S. - SOLAR
HOMEOWNERS ARE NOT
ALL RICH!
70% OF SOLAR
HOMEOWNERS SAY
THEY'RE 'SAVY
SPENDERS AND
BUDGET CONSCIOUS'
70%
IN FACT, THE AVERAGE SOLAR HOMEOWNER
COMBINED HOUSEHOLD INCOME IS BETWEEN
$76,000 & 100,0000
WHEN THEY DECIDE TO GO SOLAR ...
GOING SOLAR MEANS YOU WILL LIKELY LOWER YOUR ENERGY
BILLS, PROTECT YOURSELF FROM RISING RATES, AND CAN
ALSO GET CASH BACK ...
It only takes a quick
consultation with an
EcoMark solar energy
representative to find
out if your home is a
good candidat...
FREE RESOURCES:
A quick guide that covers the
basics of a residential solar system.
The First-Time Buyers
Guide to Solar S...
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How You Can Avoid The Rising Cost of Electricity with Solar Energy

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Are you concerned about the rising cost of electricity? You're not alone. Learn how solar energy can help you avoid some of these big rate increases. Better yet, learn the cost associated with solar panel installation.
P.S. it's much cheaper than you might think!

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How You Can Avoid The Rising Cost of Electricity with Solar Energy

  1. 1. HOW YOU CAN AVOID THE RISING COST OF ELECTRICITY WITH SOLAR ENERGY
  2. 2. IN 2017, THE U.S. ENERGY INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION (EIA) EXPECTS U.S. RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY TO COST 13.02 (CENTS PER KILOWATT)
  3. 3. THAT MAY NOT SEEM LIKE A LOT, BUT THAT'S 3% HIGHER THAN THE AVERAGE PRICE IN 2016.
  4. 4. AND NEARLY 20% HIGHER THAN 5 YEARS AGO!
  5. 5. THE U.S. EIA PLACES THE AVERAGE U.S. RESIDENTIAL MONTHLY ELECTRICITY BILL AT NEARLY $110 PER MONTH
  6. 6. TAKING INTO ACCOUNT THE RISING COST OF ENERGY, THE EIA FORECASTS THAT IN 20 YEARS HOMEOWNERS' MONTHLY ELECTRICITY BILLS WILL RISE TO OVER $180 PER MONTH.
  7. 7. BUT, FUEL COSTS ARE DECLINING, RIGHT?
  8. 8. YES AND NO.
  9. 9. ALTHOUGH FUEL COSTS MAY DECLINE FOR UTILITIES AS MANY UTILITIES SHIFT FROM COAL-FIRED TO NATURAL GAS-FIRED PLANTS, THE COSTS OF INFRASTRUCTURE CHANGES AND POLLUTION CONTROLS FOR AGING PLANTS ARE PASSED ON TO ELECTRICITY CONSUMERS. Keeping utility rates from declining.
  10. 10. SO, HOW CAN YOU AVOID THE RISING COST OF ELECTRICITY?
  11. 11. SOLAR PANELS!(THEY'RE LESS EXPENSIVE THAN YOU THINK)
  12. 12. EVEN THOUGH THE COST OF SOLAR PANEL INSTALLATION DECREASED 60% IN LESS THAN A DECADE.. Several financial incentives are still offered.
  13. 13. LOW-INTEREST ENERGY LOANS ALLOW YOU TO GO SOLAR AT NO UPFRONT COST!
  14. 14. FINANCIAL INCENTIVES + TAX CREDITS MAKE SOLAR ENERGY A REWARDING INVESTMENT FOR COLORADO HOMEOWNERS
  15. 15. ALL RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS QUALIFY FOR A FEDERAL TAX CREDIT
  16. 16. TAX CREDIT = 30% OF THE AMOUNT SPENT ON THE SOLAR SYSTEM
  17. 17. I N C O L O R A D O , S O L A R E N E R G Y S Y S T E M S A R E E X E M P T F R O M S T A T E , R T D , A N D S C F D S A L E S T A X E S
  18. 18. S A V I N G Y O U T H O U S A N D S O F D O L L A R S O N I N S T A L L A T I O N !
  19. 19. "Homeowners appear to recover approximately 97% of their investment costs." - Forbes, "How Much Do Solar Panels Boost Home Sale Prices" RENTING ELECTRICITY INVESTING IN SOLAR * Colorado Average Electric Cost per Month Months Annual Cost Inflation x 12 Years x 24 Years x 36 Years Solar Cost per Month Months Annual Cost Inflation x 12 Years x 24 Years x 36 Years = $150 = 12 = $1,800 = 5% = $28,651 = $80,104 = $172,505 = $150 = 12 = $1,800 = 0% = $21,600 = $0 = $0 0% ROI 97% ROI
  20. 20. YOUR PAYBACK PERIOD A QUICK BREAKDOWN: 0 5 10 15 2520 3530 Life of Solar Panel System (years) avg payback 4-5 years YOUR SAVINGS
  21. 21. WAIT, THERE'S MORE! LET'S NOT FORGET ABOUT NET METERING.
  22. 22. NET METERING IS A POLICY THAT ENABLES CONSUMERS WHO INSTALL SOLAR SYSTEMS ON THEIR PROPERTIES TO RECEIVE RETAIL CREDIT FOR THE SURPLUS ENERGY THEY PROVIDE TO THE ELECTRIC GRID.
  23. 23. BUILDING UP YOUR 1. During the day, your solar system sends power to your home 2. For all the extra power generated during the day, your bank will fill up. 3. During the evening, you will drain some of the bank, leaving the extra energy to roll over to the next day. "SOLAR BANK"
  24. 24. Utilize Your "Banked" Credits ON CLOUDY DAYS AT NIGHT UNUSED CREDITS ROLL OVER TO THE NEXT DAY!
  25. 25. P.S. - SOLAR HOMEOWNERS ARE NOT ALL RICH!
  26. 26. 70% OF SOLAR HOMEOWNERS SAY THEY'RE 'SAVY SPENDERS AND BUDGET CONSCIOUS' 70%
  27. 27. IN FACT, THE AVERAGE SOLAR HOMEOWNER COMBINED HOUSEHOLD INCOME IS BETWEEN $76,000 & 100,0000 WHEN THEY DECIDE TO GO SOLAR - WELL BELOW THE $150,000 LEVEL THAT MOST AMERICANS CONSIDER "WEALTHY."
  28. 28. GOING SOLAR MEANS YOU WILL LIKELY LOWER YOUR ENERGY BILLS, PROTECT YOURSELF FROM RISING RATES, AND CAN ALSO GET CASH BACK DURING PEAK MONTHS. When you add it all up...
  29. 29. It only takes a quick consultation with an EcoMark solar energy representative to find out if your home is a good candidate for solar. P.S.The consultation is free, so you have nothing to lose - except your energy bill. Click Here for a Free Consultation
  30. 30. FREE RESOURCES: A quick guide that covers the basics of a residential solar system. The First-Time Buyers Guide to Solar Systems eBook DOWNLOAD NOW

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