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Peter and Tanya Ptak tap into smart solar savings, and profit from their investments in three different solar-electric systems. Keep tabs on your solar energy system's performance with these options in inverter-based and third-party monitoring gear. Home Power (ISSN 1050-2416) is published bimonthly from offices in Phoenix, OR 97535. Periodicals postage paid at Ashland, OR, and at additional mailing offices. POSTMASTER Send address corrections to Home Power, PO Box 520, Ashland, OR 97520. The...

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High quality residential and commercial solar power systems. Grid-tied and off-grid systems. Licensed, bonded, and insured electrical contractor serving NM since 1997. Three owners are NABCEP Certified Installers and live on solar power. Company is carbonneutral. References on Findsolar. 505-424-1112. info positiveenergysolar.com www.positiveenergysolar.com Remod Solar Service Solar Heating Specialists for over 27 years with thousands of happy customers. Installation,...

New Grounding Options

Approved Grounding Methods

Grounding metal enclosures, raceways, module frames, and mounting structures in electrical systems provides essential protection from electrical shock and fire. The National Electrical Code NEC dictates the basic methods for accomplishing this safety requirement. For PV arrays, an often-used method of meeting this requirement is to run a ground wire from each PV module frame, and connect it to the racking system and to the electrical system's equipment-grounding conductor see this issue's Code...

Are You Still Paying An Electric Bill

Why not reduce or even eliminate your electric bill and have the government help you to do it with up to a 2,500.00 per kilowatt cash rebate and a 2,000.00 tax credit SPIN YOUR ELECTRIC METER BACKWARDS WITH SOLAR ENERGY We'll beat any advertised in stock price on our same top of the line solar electric systems or your system is free Our top of the line solar systems are priced thousands of dollars less than the competition Visit www.solarhome.com or call 1-888-647-6527 and tell your electric...

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Creative Energies Eastern Idaho's premiere full-service RE company. Solar amp wind power for remote cabins, homes amp ranches, utility grid-tied solar amp wind power, solar hot water amp heating, solar water pumping amp passive solar home design. We custom design a system that fits your needs amp budget. Trace certified dealer. Phone fax 208-354-3001 toll free 866-332-3410 info cesolar.com www.cesolar.com BENCHMARK SOLAR PV and solar thermal solutions from design through construction for...

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DC Power Systems, Inc. is proud to be the exclusive distributor for Kestrel and Iskra wind turbines in the Western Hemisphere, as well as a distributor for Energie, PGE. We also offer guyed and free-standing towers, controllers, off-grid and grid-tied inverters for most models. Please contact us for further information. Dealerships available in many areas. 30 C Mill Street Healdsburg, CA 95448 p 800 967 6917 or 707 395 3122 f 707 433 5698 matt dcpower-systems.com www.dcpowe--systems.com...

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The system size advantage goes to the smaller system in California, but the energy value in dollars is greater in New York, making the point that solar electricity is not only effective in the sunniest parts of the United States, but also in the Northeast due to high retail electricity rates. The system size advantage goes to the smaller system in California, but the energy value in dollars is greater in New York, making the point that solar electricity is not only effective in the sunniest...

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Akeena Solar is one of the nation's largest residential solar power integrators with three NABCEP-Certified PV Installers on staff. Call for a free solar evaluation to determine if solar power is feasible for you. Your solar power system includes design engineer build services, complete financial analyses and warranties. Serving CA, CT, NJ amp NY. Visit www.akeena.net or call 888-253-3628 Solarecity Electric serves Placer, El Dorado, Nevada amp surrounding Counties. We specialize in grid-tied...

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Solar Solutions Ltd. provides photovoltaic, wind amp hybrid power systems amp components for stand alone systems, grid tied, RV's amp remote water pumping. Committed to providing the highest quality service amp customer satisfaction. A proud member of Colorado SEIA and a lifetime member of the Colorado RE Society and ASES. Xantrex Certified Dealer. 888 44solar or 888-447-6527 www.solarsolutions.com Akeena Solar is one of the nation's largest residential solar power integrators with three...

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Last summer, Google.org the philanthropic arm of the Internet giant launched a plug-in hybrid car project and Web site called RechargeIT.org, proclaiming, Recharge your car. Recharge the grid. Recharge the planet. It could just as well have added, Recharge your home. Plug-in cars, some that rely solely on electricity and some that marry an electric motor with a gasoline motor for better mileage and fewer emissions plug-in hybrid-electric vehicles or PHEVs , are slowly making their way into the...

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C amp R Solar Quality design, sales and installations of solar wind power systems to meet your application. Serving northwest Arizona since 1989 for remote homes and grid tied systems. Living off grid since 1980. We achieve customer satisfaction with over 25 years of experience in renewable energy. ROC135882. 928-757-7059. Cobalt Power Systems Inc. is a full-service, licensed installer of PV systems in the SF Bay Area. We offer free C b- 11 consultations, detailed proposals, professional system...

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Affordable Solar House Plans

These modern town houses in northern Oregon are shining examples of building with energy use in mind. Innovative financing for this Mosier, Oregon, town house development allows investors and homeowners alike to share in the incentives and financial benefits of harnessing solar energy. Would home buyers pay a premium to have renewable energy integrated into their new town homes Peter Erickson, owner of Urban Fund Inc., a Pacific Northwest development company, was pretty sure of it. The public...