23 Jun

1. Reduced dependence on imported oil and fossil fuels like coal and natural gas. According to the EPA, roughly 60% of US energy is from fossil fuels.

2. No pollutants harming the health of humans or wildlife.

3. No greenhouse gases emitted once installed. Curbing the climate change threat. 

4. Safer than traditional electric current. No trenching is needed since the solar can be close to or at the place of installation

5. Solar energy is booming all around the planet; the World Economic Forum projects that 70,000 solar panels will be installed every hour until at least 2023.