|Scottsdale, Ariz. -Arizona solar hot water company, American Solar, announces its newest resource guide for homeowners titled "Residential Solar Guide: The Ins and Outs of Solar Hot Water." This document continues the company's educational series on residential solar power.|
The guide highlights what homeowners need to know about Arizona solar hot water. The document explains what solar hot water is, how it works, the benefits, why it's affordable and how homeowners can save money. Additional information includes:
• How solar hot water, also called "solar thermal," collects, stores and uses the sun's heat to generate hot water.
• How the right system and configuration can capture the sun's energy to produce enough hot water to serve 100% of a family's hot water needs in summer and about 60-75% year-round.
• What components are used in a typical indirect solar hot water system and how they operate.
• How homeowners can invest in a solar water system and earn a tax-free return of at least 10 percent.
"Installing a solar hot water system is one of the most efficient ways to use solar," said Sean Seitz, president of American Solar. "Solar energy benefits you, the environment and builds a more independent, sustainable future."
Interested parties can download the latest resource guide at AmericanPV.com, or call 480-994-1440 for a copy. The first four guides, titled "How Solar Works and Why It's a Good Choice Today," "How Solar Saves Money and Why It's Affordable," "How to Invest in Solar and Boost Long-Term Savings" and "How to Evaluate Vendors and Select the Right Partner" are also available for download.
American Solaris an Arizona-based design-build firm specializing in photovoltaic (solar electric) power and solar hot water systems and roofing. Headquartered in Scottsdale, the company has served over 3,200 customers and has installed over 15 megawatts of photovoltaic power in the State of Arizona. Additionally, American Solar is partnered with nine homebuilders, across 39 communities, who can attest to the importance of offering renewable technologies to gain a competitive advantage. American Solar's expertise in the industry assures a homebuilder that they are offering the optimal solar solutions to their customers. Additional information on the company's products and services is available on-line at http://www.americanpv.com