Schedule Your Solar Analysis
Schedule an Energy Audit

Referral Form

Media
Find Us On Facebook

Solar Energy Myths & Facts

Myth #1: Solar will be a great technology sometime in the future…

Fact: It is here and working great now.  Systems last 40-50 years and efficiently collect heat for hot water or create electricity free from the sunlight already shining on your home. No need to wait for further technological developments and it’s important to act now! …Federal and State incentives are in full swing and may be as good as they are going to get.

Myth #2: The payback is far too long…

Fact: The Return on Investment is guaranteed at 5%-15% and your free energy collection will continue far into the next generation. Solar energy IS practical AND economical and is an investment that will put money in your pocket for many years to come.

Myth #3: It only works in warmer climates…

Fact: It works great all over North America. Germany, the #1 world producer of solar electricity, is equal to Alaska in solar resources.

Myth #4: My roof doesn’t face due south and wouldn’t work well…

Fact: East and West facing roofs often work well for capturing solar energy.

Myth #5 It won’t work at night so I can’t use it…

Fact: For most installs, the public Grid is your backup, for those who wish to be 100% Off-Grid, a battery bank can keep you up and running for days with no sun.

At Continuum, we understand how much misinformation is out there and want you to know just how excellent and reliable solar systems are today, not “decades” from now. These are just a few examples of the kinds of questions we respond to every day and the facts speak for themselves. Solar is here now, it works great, and it is completely effective. Plus, it’s clean, quiet, and reliable. Never want to pay for another electricity bill? You can make it a reality! 

Get the Solar 411 today and call us for straight facts at 703-354-0262.