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phgeil

Additional 8 kW of solar

EnergySage Customer
Quick Facts
Energy Needs Met

25% to 49%

of electricity

Net Investment

$10,000

What You Need to Know

Description:

32 Helios panels, manufactured in Milwaukee, Wis. plus Enphase microinverters and Envoy system; ground mounted and tilt adjusted 4 times per year Use Unirack racks and legs for 9 months per year, self built legs for summer (low tilt angle)

Other Benefits:

More efficient than original system, and much lower cost

Maintenance Requirements:

Essentially none except the retilting

Advice:

Microinverters more efficient than single units; as evidenced by their installation on one of the original set of Evergreen panels

Experience with Installer:

Self

Open House Info:

During Illinois Solar Tour first Saturday in October and other times by appointment

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