Ten things to know that will help you get the best value out of a photovoltaic solar panel system
Ever wonder how solar panels actually work? Here is a great explanation of how sun is converted into electricity, and some resources for getting set up with ...
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A study showed that reflectors on solar panels can increase their performance by up to 30%
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An introduction to the math behind the placement of solar panels to optimize your yield, and speed up your return on investment.
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Performance: Passive Solar Index 15
Registration date: February 12, 2015
Region: Saguenay, Quebec
Type of construction: Single-family New home
The Net Zero Heat passive solar house in Lac Kenogami, Quebec, built by owner Alain Hamel pushes the bounds of energy efficiency. Here is a breakdown of thos...
If you are thinking about going off-grid with solar panels and a battery backup, there are lots of good reasons to do so and ways to do it more affordably. W...