How Can You Power Your Life with Solar Energy?

How Can You Power Your Life with Solar Energy?

Solar energy is the term used to describe the energy and radiations which are derived directly from the sun.

These radiations of energy are able to produce energy and heat after going through a number of chemical reactions. This form of energy can also be considered a form of renewable energy due to the fact that it is inexhaustible and does not cause pollution as compared to our energy sources which may be used up – natural gas, petrol, coal and fossil fuels. Apart from this, the costs of Solar energy are generally less as compared to normal energy prices.

The benefits of Solar Energy use to the world can be made clear just by the facts stated above but, the question arises: How can we incorporate the use of Solar Energy in our daily lives?


Solar Electricity

Through the installation of a Solar panel by Trilect Solar, you can attain solar electricity for your home. These solar panels are usually installed onto the roofs of homes or any buildings that require solar energy. These systems of Solar power then create electricity which can be used by the owner of the property. In case there is any extra electricity produced, it is then transferred to the electric grid.

It is important to understand that the Solar system installed by Trilect Solar, works parallel to the grid. This means that energy is attained from both the solar panels and the normal grid. When solar electricity is used, your household appliances will all be powered through it and this will allow for greater savings to be made by you!

The use of a solar battery by Trilect Solar further allows you to use this collected solar energy once it is nighttime and dark outside. It is not necessary to add a battery to your Solar power system unless you want to be completely unlinked to the grid. However, using a lithium battery for your solar system can be beneficial in the fact that, you may be able to reduce your reliance on the electrical grid by simply using the solar electricity stored in the battery.


Rooftop Solar – Hot Water

The use of Solar Rooftop cell collectors allows for heat to be gathered from the sunlight. This heat can further be used to heat the building or to heat water specifically. The purpose of these rooftop solar collectors is to use the heat of the sun to bring water or any fluid passing through the pipes of the collector, to a greater temperature. These can be installed in any place you require hot water such as in showers, the swimming pool, laundry area or any other place.

The use of Solar energy is becoming increasingly popular throughout the world and is extremely safe for the environment. Do your part and become environmentally friendly by switching to a Solar energy plan now by contacting Trilect Solar!


Trilect Solar is a division of Trilect Services, New Zealand’s master electrician since 1997.

We are members of the Sustainable Energy Association of New Zealand (SEANZ) which offers additional peace of mind to our customers.

Trilect Electrical Services is a large electrical service company which is a member of the Master Electricians & Mastercraft network with 40 employees and a 20+ years history of customer satisfaction.

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