Solar Hot Water Heating

If you are looking for a way to incorporate environmentally responsible strategies into your life and save money, solar hot water systems are worth considering.  They are much simpler and less expensive than geothermal heating systems and solar installations that generate electricity.  The combination of solar panels and hot water storage tank can produce up to 65% of water for domestic water use (showers, dishwashers, laundry, etc.) and hot water for heating for heating your home.  This combined with the large tax rebates available for the purchase and installation of these systems mean that it is possible to make up the initial costs of set-up very quickly and the savings in annual heating costs can be substantial.  Here is an article that gives an overview of what is involved and the advantages of using this technology:

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703906204575027012258855730.html

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