What Are Solar Panels?

Solar panels are nothing but a device made up with the combination of so many solar cells that are responsible to generate electricity from the sunlight. In the setup of solar panel installation in South Brisbane, lots of small solar cells have to be arranged or connected in a large area that together works for production of energy by extracting sun rays. When more light hit the cell then there will be more production of energy that’s why solar panels can be used in spacecraft. 

How efficient are solar panels?
Solar panels of DS1 is able to convert only 22% of the accessible energy into electrical energy which is not worthy but the same can be little better than other kind of solar panel like one that are installed for domestic purpose because it generates 14% or less energy. But one thing is good about it as you do not need to switch on or off the system as they remain “on” always.

How long do solar panels last for?
They come with the 25 year’s presentation guarantee by its manufacturers as well as they can also be used another 10-15 years. But the inverter which is mainly used to exchange the energy produced by panels to grid energy need to be changed after 12 to 15 years of use.

Is there any need to get the permission for solar panels?
Generally there is no need to get permission for solar panel installation, however if you are living in a conservation colony or any other place then you have to check first. If your house is situated in a location from where the solar panel can be visible then you should get in touch with the planning authority or else you can get in touch with your local council planning officer in case of any doubt.

Can I still switch my gas and electricity supplier?
Well yes, there will be no issue with the consumption of electricity provider even if you have your own solar panels. Your gas and other electronic item will run on the power produced by the solar system but you will get electricity bill from your previous supplier.

How can I make the most of the free electricity from my solar panels?
If you want to consume more electricity generated by your solar panel then you should consume the energy at day time as much as you can when your solar system is in working condition.

You can try the below mentioned techniques:
• You can put your dishwasher, tumble dryer or washing machine on at day time so that you can make the more use of it.

• It would be better if you charge the batteries of your laptops, mobile phones or any other electronic items at day time and consume them at evening or night.