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Solar-Powered Sales

As you’ve anxiously awaited the arrival of spring to feel the sun on your face, have you considered that those warming rays could be converted to energy in your home?

United Press International reports that renewable energy sources may no longer be a rarity in some communities, and buyers are taking notice. The long-term money-saving possibilities of greening your home with solar panels are attracting buyers in this economy where fuel prices continue to soar. Most solar systems offset about 15% of electricity use.

Many homebuilders are encouraging the use of energy and money-saving renewable energy sources. If you are buying a new home or building one, be sure to ask about ways you can make it more efficient! [UPI]

Posted: 3/28/08