Photovoltaic / Discussions

Where should you mount solar panels if you don't have space on your roof?

We do not want to place solar panels on our roof, we want some type of panel support to be fixed on the ground. We want to have a Solar Tracker a well, we live...

Posted by Dan Hynes Aug. 31, 2020, 9:23 a.m. Solar photovoltaic 1 Responses

Should I use Tesla Solar Tiles instead of mounted solar panels?

Is it feasible to encorporate Tesla Tiles on my EcoHome S1600? Additionally, is the there a discount for providing a roof from a another company? The orienta...

Posted by Philip Benson March 10, 2021, 10:07 p.m. Solar photovoltaic 1 Responses

Can you dual-wire a house, part AC and part DC?

I have been doing a bit of research lately on solar power, grid-tied and backup systems. As we plan to build a house to Passive House standards, is there any w...

Posted by Lee Watt March 17, 2019, 12:17 p.m. Solar photovoltaic 1 Responses

What is the best way to heat an off grid home?

...photovoltaic solar panels. We expect this to be among the more affordable off-grid heating solutions as it will only take a small PV panel to run the fan that w...

Posted by Michelle Nason Aug. 8, 2018, 1:48 p.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 3 Responses