How Much Power Does a Solar Panel Produce (Full Guide)
All the people who opt for solar energy are told that someday they can even earn from their solar panel installations as there is surplus energy production, and as they return some power to the grid, they earn money!
However, to understand how much energy your home will be using, and how much energy you will be producing from the solar panels will help you know what kind of savings you can have. How much power/KWS does a solar panel produce?
Start from knowing the basics so that you can build a home, and also a bank account!
There are various kinds of solar panels available in the market today. The range of production of these panels is between 250 and 400 watts.
When you apply for installation, Headline Solar will tell you the power output of the solar panels you choose so that your mathematics can be easier. So when you calculate the amount of electricity you consume, you would know what the remaining may be.
The power production cells: Solar Panels
While the solar panels in the market are capable of producing power between 250 watts and 400 watts, there are various factors that determine the final output. The solar panel’s capability of generating power does not mean that it will produce this much electricity on all days, and under all circumstances.
Sometimes there are clouds, and some days the haze or frost will impact the final output. Moreover, if the solar panels are installed in a place where there is some shade from trees, or a constructed structure obstructs full exposure to the sun, the production can be low.
If you are located in a state where the sun is not intense for more than five hours, the production will be lower than in states where five hours of intense sunshine is common (like Texas and Illinois).
You can multiply the power in KWH to see how many Kilowatts of power are produced in a day. Then when you subtract your daily consumption from it, the surplus will be your bank amount.
The efficiency of solar panels is based on the amount of sunlight that they can convert to power. However, if the efficiency is reduced over time, you will have to keep that in mind when calculating the surplus, or even the total power production before consumption.
Number of solar cells and production
When you install a particular number of solar cells, the production of each cell is going to add up so if you install a 30-piece or a 60-piece panel, the production will of course be according to the number of panels.
However, if you install a bigger panel set, the production will be higher. Residential set-ups can work with a 30 or 60-panel set but if you are looking for a commercial set-up, the solar installation will have to be according to the consumption.
The orientation of the solar panels, the direct exposure to sunlight and the number of high-intensity sunlight are the basic factors that impact production, but the number of cells will also impact the final production amount.
Cost of solar panels with Headline Solar
Headline Solar promises a safe, healthy and productive set-up and we also ensure that the solar panels installed are not too less, or not too many for your consumption. The cost of these solar panels will be between $10,000 and $15,000.
However, the range depends on numerous factors such as residential use, or commercial use. Moreover, there will be energy requirements that you will need to check!
The various state governments have offered rebates and easy installment plans for consumers so that they are encouraged to get solar energy.
This recycled energy is a safety measure for our planet, and therefore, many financial institutes also offer to reduce the burden and offer easy payment plans for all kinds of residential and commercial users.
Why does solar output matter?
Solar output matters for a number of reasons. As we mentioned earlier, you will be able to understand how much you consume and how many solar panels you will need according to the production per panel.
Moreover, if you have surplus to sell to the grid, you will be able to keep a tab on the extra power that you are sending back to the grid.
The solar panel output is an ideal calculation and of course there will be days when this varies. Users would like to invest in the solar panels that produce a safe amount that will not be less for their consumption on rainy days or when the sunlight is low.
Headline Solar and the best solution for energy
Headline Solar is the best option for all those seeking solar panels for their energy needs because we provide the best quality of solar panels that have a high production amount and pick up sunlight even on days when there are clouds, or when the orientation of the solar panels is lower.
Many of our customers live in homes and want solar panels for their office buildings that are built in areas where there is not 100% sun exposure. We generate feasibilities for these consumers to allow them to get their home or office power needs fully covered by the solar energy production from our solar panels.
Apart from the number of solar panels, and the amount of energy needed, maintenance of solar panels also impacts the production. Headline Solar panels are top of the line, and ensure low-maintenance for all consumers.
You can rely on these solar panels for your power requirements, and still there will be enough for you to sell back to the grid and earn some money.
The efficiency of the solar panels goes on for years and does not diminish over time. You can check out or options in the city where you live and become a part of the network that is doing its part to keep the country, and the planet safe!