Can Solar Save You Money

| October 14, 2019

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Can solar power REALLY save you money? The short answer is yes! But like any investment you need to do your due diligence. Here’s what you need to know to get started: Solar is a long-term investment. Think of it as if you’re pre-paying for your electricity costs upfront, and then you’re reaping the benefits for years to come. Imagine that 30 years ago you could have installed a gas pump in your backyard that could supply all of your fuel needs. However, lets’ say the gas pump required a one-time fee of $15,000. You may have hesitated because that one-time fee seemed like a lot of money.

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