Mirasol Fafco Solar

A home solar power panel works by taking in sunlight and transforming it into consumable electricity. A solar panel or often referred as photovoltaic modules are actually composed of a group of solar cells fixed in a frame. Every solar cell has an ability to transform sunlight into beneficial electrical power. One solar cell can generate 1 to 2 watts of electrical energy. That is exactly why many cells are required in one solar panel. This connected solar cells formation is known as an array of solar panel. To get a good amount of solar energy, then you should really consider the formation.

You can come across an array of home solar power panel obtainable in
the market. You will view that the there is a difference in the
generating ability of the panels and also the materials used to create
such panels. When a solar panel is made of a thin film then an alloy known as amorphous-silicon is utilized and stored on layers of a substrate. This would mean that it could be dependent on the substrate utilized and more simple to use in different surroundings. However, monocrystalline is a more rigid kind as it uses a silicon crystal rod. The rod is cut like thin wafers for it to give a base in which every solar cell is formed.

To create a polycrystalline solar cell, different silicon crystals go
through a heating process and then formed ingots of silicon while
cooled down in molds. These ingots will be cut and refined to make solar
cells. The ratio of the input and output of energy is calculated to
find out how effective the solar power is. In most instances these
panels’ efficiency can range from 10-19% This means that if the
efficiency of the solar panels are high then, you can make sure that it
comes with a pricey price tag.

It requires knowledge on some particular parameters when determining
the best solar power panel in your home. These parameter will be your
own aid in selecting solar panels. When you are selecting solar panels
be sure to check out the following things such as rated power for each
square foot, STC rated power and also efficiency.


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Very professional

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The solar hot water heater is the best purchase we’ve made!

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“The Solar Pool heating does such a good job!”

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“Our Solar Pool heating system looks great!”

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With over 13,000 satisfied customers since 1977, Mirasol FAFCO Solar has over 40 years of experience in commercial and residential solar electric PV product installations. Mirasol FAFCO Solar is now the Regional SunPower Dealer and we are committed to delivering the highest quality solar solutions.


With more than 13,000 satisfied customers since 1977, Mirasol FAFCO Solar has over 40 years of experience in commercial and residential solar pool heating installations. Mirasol FAFCO Solar is an exclusive distributor of FAFCO solar water heating products designed to save you money.


Solar hot water heaters can also significantly reduce the amount of electricity and/or natural gas that needs to be purchased from your utility or electric service provider. Solar hot water heating systems can provide owners with fixed energy costs.


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