Filipinos are now getting acquainted with the idea of using solar panels for home use. We can see some of our fellow country men already using this type of energy source in their houses. Malls, Companies, Schools, Hospitals, and even churches have been using solar power for a while now. Many Filipinos are still uninformed about the use of solar panels, SOLREV is here to answer some questions that may weigh on your mind.
Practicality of Solar Power Use
Can I use solar panels at home?
- Provided you have enough space open to direct sunlight for the solar panels to collect enough sunlight for your home.
How much do home solar panels Philippines cost?
- It would depend on the quality of the equipment, but it usually ranges from Php100,000 to Php150,000 per kilowatt.
How many solar panels does my house need?
- That would depend on the amount of energy you use at home. If you wish to go completely solar powered, you would need more panels and effective battery storage.This would also benefit you in cases of typhoons, ‘brown-outs’ or inadequate sunlight.
- A grid-tied solar panel installation is advisable. It will hook up to your local electricity provider and will integrate seamlessly without any hassles or concern by you.
Solar panels are expensive. Will I really be saving money?
- If you have a 1 kilowatt solar panel system installed, you will be saving around Php2,000 per month. Let’s say your solar panels cost Php150,000. It would actually pay for itself in 7 years. And you can still use those panels for at least 15 years. There is a lot of savings and you are in control of future expenses related to power.
What if it’s the rainy season where it can be cloudy for weeks?
- The Philippines has an average of 5hours of sunlight per day. You would still be able to use your solar panels even if it gets rainy or cloudy. The panels used by SOLREV have all been selected for what is called “low light” performance. These panels still make electricity very efficiently in low light levels. Having a suitable battery storage system allows you to extend the power consumption.
What is SOLREV?
- SOLREV Energy is a growing supplier of renewable energy in the Western Pacific. They offer sustainable and economical renewable energy solutions to their clients, from residential, commercial, to government sectors.
Philippines solar power is quite vast, only if you have the resources to collect this energy. With our climate and geographical position, we have an advantage to use the the sun’s energy. Proper education and guidance will be the key to using this sustainable energy to its fullest and create the best benefit for our clients.
Any more questions? Just visit SOLREV . We are willing to educate and help you.