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Palm Beach, Broward and Miami Dade
The Word Photovoltaic comes from the word “Photo” meaning light, and “voltaic” referring to producing electricity. The photovoltaic process is producing electricity directly from sunlight. Photovoltaic Panels are often referred to as PV.
Photovoltaic Panels are comprised of Photovoltaic cells, material that has the ability to cause a positive and negative charge to separate , by using the photon energy from the sun, thereby creating a flow of electricity.
Dozens of PV cells are connected together in a weatherproof frame called a module. When two modules are wired in parallel their current is doubled while the voltage stays constant. Modules wired in a series and parallel are called an Array. These can be designed to create a PV system that can meet a wide variety of electrical needs.
There are several main types of PV systems, “Off the Grid” or stand alone. meaning they do not connect to main power lines, a “Grid Tie System” and a “Hybrid System”.
Grid Tie System converts DC current directly into AC using a utility interactive DC-AC inverter. A utility interactive inverter has built-in safety features required by electric utilities.
Off the Grid System utilizes direct current from the array and stored in batteries, or can convert the power into AC. Converting DC into AC can consume up to 20 percent of the power produced by the PV System. The batteries used for PV Systems are called secondary or deep cycle batteries.
Hybrid Systems use Photovoltaic and some other form of energy, such as wind or diesel.
PV systems require proper wiring, switches and fuses for safety, controllers to prevent batteries from being over charged or discharged, diodes to allow current to flow in the right direction and grounding mechanisms.
Uses: PV Systems are economical in remote areas where electricity is not available such as cottages, farms, recreational vehicles, boats, on highway signs and parking lots.
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Broward County areas including —
North Broward Coconut Creek, Coral Springs, Deerfield Beach, Hillsboro Beach, Lighthouse Point, Margate, North Lauderdale, Parkland, Pompano Beach, Sea Ranch Lakes, Tamarac
Central Broward Fort Lauderdale, Lauderdale-by-the-sea, Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderhill, Oakland Park, Plantation, Sunrise, Wilton Manors
South Broward Cooper City, Dania Beach, Davie, Hallandale, Hollywood, Miramar, Pembroke Park, Pembroke Pines, West Park
Palm Beach County areas including
South Palm Beach Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Highland Beach, Loxahatchee Groves
Central Palm Beach Boynton Beach, Briny Breeze, Cloud Lake, Glen Ridge, Golf, Green Acres, Gulf Stream, Hypoluxo, Lake Worth, Lantana, Manalapan, Ocean Ridge, Palm Springs, South Palm Beach, Wellington
Miami Dade County areas including
North Miami Dade Aventura, Bal Harbour, Biscayne Park, Golden Beach, Hialeah, Hialeah Gardens, Indian Creek, Miami Gardens, Miami Lakes, Miami Springs, North Miami,
Opa Locka, Sunny Isles, Surfside
Central Miami Dade Coral Gables, Miami, Miami Beach, Sweet Water, West Miami
South Miami Cutler Bay, Kendall, Key Biscayne, Palmetto Bay, Perrine, Pinecrest, South Miami
Exporting to all, but not limited to the following locations
Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico,
Trinidad, Virgin Islands