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Lithium-ion solar home battery
How to choose and properly size a solar home battery system. About the author: Greg Dorsey is a Maine certified solar installer with Goggin Energy of Portland, Maine, read his bio...
Dual axis solar tracker
What to consider when choosing between a fixed-angle solar mount or one that tracks the sun all day. Greg Dorsey is a Maine certified solar installer with Goggin Energy of Portland, Maine, read his bio here.  When considering home solar power you will first want...
Off-grid leed home
How to keep power consumption at a minimum in an off-grid house without affecting quality of life. This is the third post in a blog series called Sunshine Saved written by Craig Anderson as he  documents the design and construction of an off-grid LEED...
Solar panel installation
Ten things to know that will help you get the best value out of a photovoltaic solar panel system. Diligent research is absolutely essential for any homeowner looking to install a photovoltaic (PV) solar panel system on their home. But at some point, you need to hand the reins over to...
Backyard solar panels
The Ontario Feed-In-Tariff program has made micro-energy generation projects not only a noble gesture, but a profitable one as well. According to Natural Resources Canada, over 20% of the energy consumed in Ontario is used to run homes. Of that 20% chunk, 80% is used for space and...
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