Two recycled panels facing southwest, 80 gallon pre-heat tank.

What You Need to Know


Solar domestic hot water Panels will use glycol anti-freeze with a concentric copper pipe heat exchanger to heat a pre-heat tank. In the summer the separate backup tank should be able to be turned off most of the time.

Maintenance Requirements:

Replace glycol about every 5 years.

Efficiency or Sustainability Improvements:

15" cellulose attic, 5" recycled polyiso walls Alt Fuel Vehicle, Daylighting, Energy Star rated, FSC Certified Wood, Local Materials, Passive Solar, Radiant floor heating, Recycled Materials, Sunspace, Super Insulated Walls/ Roof

Additional Notes:

Only partially installed as of 8/2012.

Open House Info:

Rte 101 Exit 7 Rte 125 North <1 mile to Rte 27 West 1.5 miles to Right on Gatchell Way to end (0.3mi) (If on Rte 27East, from Raymond, turn left at Thomas' Garage sign about 1 mile after West Epping Country Store.)

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