17 Jul '11, 12pm

How I Installed a Rooftop Solar System in Less than an Hour (with a little help from my friends)

How I Installed a Rooftop Solar System in Less than an Hour (with a little help from my friends)

The facility is designed as a real-world simulation of a typical rooftop installation, Sommerfeld explained. In our case, most of the harder stuff was already done: installing the mounting hardware, wiring the panels, running conduit, installing the inverter, etc. In other words, we were left with the easiest — and most gratifying — part: installing the actual solar panels, connecting the cables (literally a snap), and throwing the switch — making our own power!

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/07/17/how-i-installed-a-roo...

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