Antique house with old and modern solar power systems.
- Bill and Betty Young
- 612 Indian River Ave., Titusville, FL 32796
- 1,600 sq ft
- Energy need met:
- 25% to 49% of electricity
- Event Participation:
- ASES National Solar Tour 2015 Host
- Solar PV
- May 2007
- Size of System:
- 2.6 kW
- To generate electricity
- Own or Lease:
- Cash Purchase
- Additional Financial Notes:
- Florida rebate and federal tax credit
- Schott PV220 and SMA 3 kw inverter
- Donny Power
Photovoltaic 2.6 kw grid-tied system with 12 modules at 220 watts in 2007, Also, Solar hot water 4x8 panel and 80g tank in 2004.
PV charges electric car
Rinse dirt off PV and Drain water tank once each year.
Efficiency or Sustainability Improvements:
High efficiency Split air conditioning system for first level, metal roof, solar attic fan, solar skylight tub, LED and compact lighting through out, trees in front, composting for organiz garden, solar oven, PHEV, HEV,
Save the earth and save money doing it.
No reason not to, technology is great, price is right. Have some control over your life.
Experience with Installer:
House built in 1903.
Open House Info:
Part of FREA solar tour, Open Saturday, October 3 from 11 am to 2 pm. - extra parking at city hall. Florida Renewable Energy Association (FREA) - www.cleanenergyflorida.org
Educational institution|Solar Hot Water