Solar Energy Makes a Difference

Each year, the average home in the United States consumes 10,399 kilowatthours (kWh), Or, an average of 867 kWh per month. 1

The ANNUAL environmental impact of the average residential consumer, switching to solar energy 2 :

  • Carbon sequestered by

    • 122 tree seedlings grown for 10 years

    • 8.7 acres of U.S. forests in one year

  • CO2 emissions from:

    • 827 gallons of gasoline consumed

    • 8,039 Pounds of coal burned

    • 17 barrels of oil consumed

  • Greenhouse gas emissions avoided by

    • 2.6 Tons of waste recycled instead of landfilled

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1.  Average residential utility consumption provide by Independent Statistics and Analysis US Energy Information Administration Link to https://www.eia.gov/tools/faqs/faq.php?id=97&t=3


2. Environmental Projections provided by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, using “The Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator.”  For methodologies of each calculation, visit EPA.GOV

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