An industry goes through many stages during its typical lifecycle, the solar technology industry will be no different, every industry needs to be able to crawl before it can walk. The solar industry is within its infancy, it relies on government incentives and positive environmental benefits to create growth. This positive PR can be attributed to solar energy being a solution to our ongoing battle with environment damaging fossil fuels. Solar energy however is at present time still unable to compete with the low cost of energy provided by fossil fuels. Other problems include over zealous and poorly compensated sales man fabricating half truths about solar technology.
Some half truths include:
1. Salesman often give incomplete or underestimate the amount of time used to recoup your intial investment. Many solar sales people