Reasons to Go Solar

How much do you know about going solar?

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The Sierra Club, the oldest and most trusted environmental group in the United States, has launched a website called Green Home. It's filled with facts and informative tips on how to green around the home. One of my favorite articles on the site was a piece called "Why Go Solar?" The article details the benefits of solar power to the homeowner, the environment and the country.

Going solar is a tad expensive. If you can't afford solar, you can always go green for under 100 dollars, ten dollars or just rent solar panels. Solar is one of many possible ways to green. And here are the Sierra Club's seven reasons to go solar.