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How to Conserve and Use Clean Energy?

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Mankind works today to create a very technological and clean society that will use and store green power in a sustainable way to build a clean future for all of us.

What is Clean Energy?

By promoting a green way of living, clean energy sources and green cars are required to turn the today’s society into a green and environmentally-friendly society in the near future.

The technological advancements of the current world require a constant supply of power.

The best way to ensure that we survive in the future by keeping the environment clean while we improve the technological development of the future society, is to switch to clean energy or green power.

Many countries on the planet are now committed to implementing new social and political agendas that promote greener sources of energy, which are easy to access as well as clean.

Clean or green energy means renewable resources such as solar, wind, water, biomass, geothermal, tidal and wave energy.

The majority of the world’s population has already understood that we can’t continue destroying the environment as we did before, mankind has today more interest in increasing the renewable energy generation capacity of the planet with all its advantages for the environment whilst the number of people that are still promoting the use of fossil fuels on a mass scale has been reduced.

Solar power has many advantages compared to other renewable energy sources because is not affecting wildlife or sea life and does not pollute the environment.

Solar Power Station in Lincoln

Solar Power Station in Lincoln Nebraska.

Solar Energy Advantages

What are the advantages provided by solar power today?

1. It is Easily Accessible to Everyone

When it comes to solar energy, you can invest in it personally without being afraid of losing your money. The initial investment might be high, but by using the solar PV system to generate clean electricity you can recover all the investment in less than a decade.

As an individual, you can opt to install solar panels on the rooftop of your home or in the yard, or you can lease the solar PV system. Furthermore, given the improved way of energy storage thanks to the advancements in technology, the investment in solar energy has become more and more affordable.

With each year that passes, more technological advancements are made in the sector that are not only improving the solar technology, but are also making it more affordable to a larger number of people.

2. Solar Energy Helps Reducing Carbon Emissions

We have all witnessed an increased level of carbon emissions released into the atmosphere in the last decades, mostly because the human society requires more and more energy resources that are mostly produced by burning fossil fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas.

Replacing the dirty fossil fuels with clean energy sources such as solar power will reduce the level of greenhouse gas emissions released into the atmosphere.

By installing a solar PV system to generate clean electricity instead of using the dirty energy provided by the utility grid you will become part of the large community of people that are protecting the environment.

You will improve the atmosphere, the oceans, the soil and the weather conditions will be less affected by global warming and climate change.

3. Is an Economical Form of Power

Energy bills, these are the words that can scare you and your wallet especially during the winter or during the very hot summers when you need to increase the use of the AC units to cool your house.

Imagine how much you could save by just being a producer of electricity for your own energy needs.

You can start by taking the money paid on energy bills each month and invest them into a solar PV system.

Your solar PV system will generate more energy during the summer, which means that you will pay almost zero energy bills during the summer and lower energy bills during the winter.

4. Is a Reliable Source of Clean Power

Emergency blackouts don’t sound nice, especially if you have work to do. Most of us have faced at least one blackout by now and you realize that you can’t do anything involving electricity in the case of a blackout.

You suddenly go back in time in the case of a blackout because you will need to manually do anything without electricity.

A solar PV system that stores electricity in its battery system can provide free electricity for your household even during a massive blackout that can last for many hours or even days.

With solar energy, you don’t have to worry about blackouts and power loss during storms. The panels have been built with the kind of resiliency that makes them able to withstand any form of atmospheric inconsistency for years to come.

Whether is heavy snowing winters or scorching summers, the PV panels and their power storage units got you covered when it comes to having a reliable power source.

5. Manageable Maintenance

There are a few reasons why you should never be worried when it comes to the maintenance of the source of solar energy despite the fragile look they have.

First the panels are covered by warranty, second, the cost of repairs is really affordable and lastly, it is really hard to get those PV panels to repair level.

This is because the solar cells are well protected despite the glass that covers them. Plus, they have been structured and placed in a way that will make them able to withstand strong winds and harsh climatic conditions.

On the maintenance side, cleaning procedures are being provided by many companies, or can be performed even by the owner with ease.

6. How to store solar power

When you have a clear understanding of some pros of solar energy and you decide to embed it into your everyday life, you will also need to use an energy storing device to conserve the green energy produced by the panels.

How to Conserve Energy at Home?

  • Ensure your house is free from air leaks.
  • Make use of a thermostat that can be programmed.
  • Use power laser strips where necessary.
  • Use upgraded refrigerator as well as air conditioners.
  • When it comes to laundry, cold water should be preferred.
  • Use the new LED bulbs.
  • Monitor your power usage through electricity monitor.

The use of clean energy and understanding how to better conserve energy will in the long way ensure that we live a better tomorrow. Social and political agendas are put into place in regards to making our environment cleaner and safer.

It is up to us if we implement these green agendas sooner or later.

Final conclusion

By switching to clean power as soon as possible, we will allow the environment to recover sooner and society will use more solar and wind power and less fossil fuels.

Article written by:

I write about the renewable energy sector, electric cars and climate change issues. I love nature and good food, so I travel all over the world to see new places and meet new people. Magda Savin


  1. Traci Bobo

    If you want to put the ideas in this post to practice, then you have to apply these methods to your own house.

    You know that you can save energy and money even now in the spring when the temperatures are pretty low, so you keep using the central heating system instead of stopping it to use the outside heat?

  2. Nichol

    Fantastic post, but I was wondering if you could write a little more on this subject?
    I’d be very grateful if you could elaborate a plan how to reduce the energy consumption.

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  4. Rudy Beacham

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