The reality is that your solar system will work for 50 years

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Something I wrote elsewhere – the gist of the story is that SolarCity sees that their solar panels last 35 years before they hit the 80% of original output mark that most consider the “useful lifetime.” This is significant because the current standard for this useful lifetime is 25 years – adding 10 mores years is a 40% increase in expected output. One of the constant challenges when considering whether to install solar is what the cost of the electricity is – we all know gas, oil and coal are cheap. But what about solar power? Well – we can now low the price per kWh by about 35%.

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John Weaver
John Fitzgerald Weaver has worked in the Finance and Solar fields since 2005. He is currently employed by Beaumont Solar Co. with a focus on Commercial and Utility Development. John is a hands on salesman, with a strong engineering background who got into solar power because he felt a lack of inspiration in banking:

“Solar power aligned with many needs – my interests (technology), my morals (I think solar is important on multiple species wide levels), my need for growth (there is a lot to learn in this growing industry), and my desire to be part of something important (energy is one of the most important and fundamental – if not the fundamental – of human needs). I chose the Solar Life”

If you have a solar project in mind, you can reach John at 508-990-1757 extension 209

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