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3 Solar Financing Options Most Americans Don't Know About | Care2 Causes

3 Solar Financing Options Most Americans Don't Know About | Care2 Causes

Most people agree that in the long run, renewable energy is more affordable, secure, and better for the environment than any of the fossil fuels used to create power today. For individuals and families, making the switch to renewable energy like solar, wind, or geothermal can have an immediate impact on the amount of money is costs to heat, cool and power a home , not to mention a significant increase in home value. The catch? Until renewable energy is more widely adopted and connected via a nationwide smart grid, the upfront costs for installation and maintenance prevent most people from enjoying the benefits. The good news is that there are a lot of options for solar financing available from both public and private agencies, you just have to know where to look. Here are just three of the available government incentives for home solar systems in the U.S. Many were new to ...

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