New Solar installation at Upland

Author: otmseo Published on: April 30, 2018

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What Are the Components of a Solar Panel System?

Solar panels are works of art and science. They are meticulously crafted and carefully transported. Though the panels and components are complex in design and build, installing the system is a bit easier. As you can see in the pictures below, installation of solar panels consists of properly installing a few complex parts that will work as a unit.

Solar Panel: Panels consists of many photovoltaic cells that work to convert sunlight into energy. The more of these cells that are on a panel, the more sunlight they are able to convert.

Inverter: There are two types of inverters, microinverters and string inverters. String inverters are more common and least expensive. Microinverters are costlier but more effective. Speak with your contractor to learn what option will work best for your situation. In most cases, a string inverter will be all that you need.

Mounts: Mounts are used to secure your solar panels onto your roof.

Batteries: If you wish to store energy, then batteries will be necessary. The larger the battery, the more energy you can store for night use or for times that there is heavy cloud cover.

There are other parts, but these are the most important and visible. If you are curious about the inner workings of solar panels, feel free to browse our site or give us a call to speak with one of our representatives.

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