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Old 07-08-2019, 05:21 PM
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Question Solar panel anybody using them ?

I'm located in Queens considering going solar. I haven't done much research yet. Looking on purchasing the panels or financing looking for any valuable suggestions. With helpful information and experiences on other people that already own solar panels or have done the research already.. all info appreciated thanks

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Old 07-08-2019, 05:46 PM
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Interesting , so what are you looking to do the direct panel or the battery storage
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Old 07-08-2019, 06:34 PM
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Probably direct panels
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Old 07-08-2019, 07:04 PM
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Please keep me posted with anything going forward very interesting
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Old 07-08-2019, 07:17 PM
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buy and do not lease
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Old 07-11-2019, 01:39 PM
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I did a lot of homework it only somewhat pays if you buy the panels ...the thing that I seen and figured out it will reduce my bill by about 80% and in the long run it will take you about 10 to 15 years to see the real benefit of them.
the way I lowered my bill just slightly is use all led bulbs in your home light fixtures and in the summer months switch to a mini split ac ( Dakin brand a work horse ) and switch all your pumps to dc

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Old 07-11-2019, 01:52 PM
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Start here, https://www.google.com/get/sunroof this will give you an idea on how well solar will work at your address vs your electric use.
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Old 07-11-2019, 03:11 PM
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Yes buy and do not lease. I install mine 5 years ago and on the off months that doesn't need to use my AC(May, Sept and Oct) I only paying for monthly minimum from PSEG.
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Old 07-11-2019, 05:19 PM
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hey ron who did you go with???
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Old 07-11-2019, 07:37 PM
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I don't personally have but my parents lease them. Basically have a monthly charge that was about 80% of their average monthly electric bill from the 12 months prior to install. The downside of leasing over financing is you keep paying after the panels would have been paid off. The plus side is the lease company is responsible for maintaining the panels and of there are any issues they come to fix the issues for free.
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