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Initial Solar electric installation

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Quick Facts
Energy Needs Met

25% to 49%

of electricity

Net Investment


What You Need to Know


Evergreen blemished 180 (40) and 190 W (4) panels; 3 Xantrex refurbished 3,3 kW inverters.

Maintenance Requirements:

Essentially none. One panel has shorted and been replaced; its inverter was replaced with Enphase microinverters in 2014

Efficiency or Sustainability Improvements:

Tilt adjusted 4 times per yer


Is ground installed permitting easy maintenance and tilting; suggested if site permits

Experience with Installer:

Self installed.

Open House Info:

During Illinois Solar Tour 1st Saturday in October; other time by appointment

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