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MsMarian2
EnergySage Customer
Quick Facts
Average Annual Savings

$1,000

Energy Needs Met

75% to 99%

of hot water

Net Investment

$9,500

Return on Investment

10.5%

What You Need to Know

Other Benefits:

Helping environment

Maintenance Requirements:

1 service in 5 years. System needs to be cleared of snow cover in winter

My Motivation:

1. complete solar additions to my passive solar house 2. Benefit environment

Advice:

Wish I had known how winter snow cover stops hot water heating. Need to install system where snow can be easily removed from collectors. Ground installation is best

Additional Notes:

System is comprised of 1 collector with 30 evacuated vacuum tubes and 60 gallon storage tank Built passive solar in 1981 and have added active systems Very experienced and knowledgeable about optimal location, way everything works, interconnection. 30 years of living with passive and active systems.

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