Solar Assisted Heating & Air Conditioning Systems in Raleigh-Durham
Interested in installing a solar assisted air conditioning system to improve the energy efficiency of your home in Raleigh, Apex, Cary, Chapel Hill, Durham, Morrisville or Southern Pines? Browse through Solar 72’s frequently asked questions to learn more about Solar thermal air conditioning technology.
Frequently Asked Questions About Solar Thermal Heating & Air Conditioning
What can I expect on cloudy days?
Solar thermal air conditioning units always produce thermal energy, even on cloudy days.
Who will install the solar thermal heating and air conditioning system?
Installation is performed by a licensed HVAC/certified Solar installer from Solar 72, Raleigh’s solar heating and air conditioning specialists.
Does this solar thermal technology qualify for tax credits?
Yes, the Solar system qualifies for a 30% federal tax credit on the entire system and its installation. Additionally, NC offers a 35% state tax credit up to $10,500.
What is the life expectancy of a solar thermal air conditioning system?
The median life expectancy of the solar air conditioning and heating system is 20 years.
Is this technology reliable?
Yes! Solar thermal collectors have had 30+ years of success and are simply combined with modern-day HVAC technology to create optimum efficiency and output.
What type of scheduled maintenance is involved with a solar powered air conditioning unit?
During scheduled routine maintenance, just rinse off the unit and glass tubes.
Can the solar collectors for the solar air conditioning be used for any heating applications?
Yes, when configured as an HVAC/heat pump system, the unit can provide added efficiency when in heating mode.
Rely on Solar 72 for Solar Assisted Air Conditioning in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill & Beyond
Solar 72 offers solar thermal air conditioning and heating services to homeowners in the Triangle. Contact us today to learn how to save money on your utility bills — and through tax credits — by switching to solar thermal heating and air conditioning.