Renewable Energy Alternatives

ResidentialSolar - HowSolarWorks

Step 1
The Solar Array captures sunlight during daylight hours. This DC electricity is then converted to AC electricity.

Step 2
The AC electricity feeds into the home's main electrical panel, where it can be used to power normal household items.

Step 3
Renewable Energy America can monitor your energy production to ensure optimal performance.

Step 4
Excess power created during the day can be sold back to the grid, and is credited to the home's monthly net energy usage.

Step 5
Your utility company will continue to supply energy when the home's consumption is greater than the solar production (i.e. at night)