A Consumer's Guide: Heat Your Water with the Sun

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Today’s solar heating systems not only keep swimming pools warm, they can also heat much of your home’s water and interior space. Solar heating systems are
reliable, adaptable, and pollution-free. Planning carefully and being informed will ensure you've chosen the right system for your home. This guide from the U.S. Department of Energy covers:

  • The basic components of a solar thermal system
  • Investing in solar energy systems
  • Selecting the right solar heating contractor
  • The history of solar energy systems
  • If your home's size and location is the right fit for a solar energy system
  • The costs and savings attributable for incorporating solar energy
  • Incentives
  • Financial options

Read more to find out the best way to generate your home's power through the sun.

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