"The perfect source for solar power fully illustrated." Solar Power (photovoltaics) is now a one-billion-dollar industry, and it s poised to grow rapidly in the near future as more pressure is placed on limited fossil fuel resources and as advances in solar technology drive down the costs of residential solar systems. This book helps readers understand the basics of solar power and other renewable energy sources, explore whether solar power makes sense for them, what their options are, and what s involved with installing various on and off-grid systems. Fully illustrated Covers every conceivable solar-power topic and concern, including updated information on the increasing number of state rebate and incentive programs
Dan Ramsey is the author of more than 20 books for homebuilders and buyers, including construction and business guides and homeowner remodeling and repair books. David Hughes is the founder and president of Affordable Solar Group, LLC, one of the nation s largest designers and distributors of renewable energy systems and services.