Five Conservation Measures to Consider Before Installing Solar Power
Thinking of Installing Solar Power? Consider these 5 things first:
Installing solar power should be the last step a homeowner takes to make their home energy efficient. Solar power for homes is being marketed very aggressively in many parts of the world as a way to reduce rising energy costs. For most homeowners there are many efficiency measures that will provide a much larger return on investment.
If you haven’t replaced those old incandescent bulbs in your home, start now. The price of LED bulbs has dropped dramatically over the past year and standard bulb sizes can be found in the $3-5 range. A 60W equivalent LED uses only 8-12%...