Solar Power- For homeowners who are looking for clean energy solutions and big savings, solar power is utterly essential. Benefits of solar power go beyond just saving money on your energy bills; you can take complete control of your electricity use and energy efficiency, reducing or even eliminating your reliance on utility companies. Even more impactful, you can directly lower greenhouse gas emissions and your reliance on fossil fuels, which provides a number of tangible environmental benefits.
- An energy source that is both renewable and inexhaustible by definition.
- It’s very well suited to batteries and the electricity grid.
- The sun creates local wealth and jobs.
- Technological versatility.
- Minimal maintenance required.
- Green until the end of life.
ADU’s make owning a home more affordable by providing an additional source of income, alleviating overcrowding, encourages aging in place, and creates opportunities to help families in need. The home can be shared with relatives or rented to a grateful family looking for a new home. San Diego has a serious problem for capable and hardworking families facing homelessness because there is not enough affordable housing available. ADU’s create an opportunity for these homeowners to contribute to a solution by renting the ADU out at an affordable rate, while supplementing their own mortgage payment.