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wbushelman

Quest for a "Once Installed, Walk Away Solar System" with the exception of unforseen and yet undiscovered problems, product failures, and of course any influence by "Mother" Nature.

EnergySage Customer
Quick Facts
Average Annual Savings

$3,500

Energy Needs Met

100%

or more of electricity

Net Investment

$10,000

Return on Investment

35%

 

What You Need to Know

Description:

An electrically balanced p/v panels to battery storage with a power inverter sized to provide coverage for all usual/average household needs including A/C, kitchen appliances, power tools, lighting, ect.

Other Benefits:

Self designed charge control board with over-charging limit protection or cut off

Maintenance Requirements:

Lead acid batteries require weekly monitoring of the acid levels and adding distilled water when necessary.

Efficiency or Sustainability Improvements:

Backups of a 5,000w gas or propane generator for comfort, just in case and still in design and building stage of a wind generator for charge assistance due to expected change in weather conditions.

My Motivation:

Believed in myself and desire to succeed

Advice:

Cooking meals and water heating are more efficiently done with propane

Experience with Installer:

N/A

Additional Notes:

Lifestyle changes and problems that were not considered important became quite a bit of a shock, and extremely important in retrospect.

Open House Info:

Contact me through email, I am open to any suggestions or ideas.

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