04 Nov '11, 11pm

1st-of-Its-Kind Community Solar Project

Mosaic helps the community project get funding for the down payment on the leased system. The leased system is cheaper upfront than buying a complete system. The place the leased unit sits has to pay for electricity with or with out the solar set up. The leased system saves the place money on the electricity. The leased system is also maintained by the group it is leased from. When you compare a leased system to what you would pay for from the grid the 1st year you save just a bit from what I have seen and read it at times is 10-30% savings, but as the cost of grid electricity goes up typically from 3-4% a year, you are free from that rate increase over the 20 years not to say you don’t get a rate increase it would be lower >1%-2%. If you were a person who set aside your money to help the project whether it be $100, $1000, or even $1million, in about 10 years you get those...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/11/04/1st-of-its-kind-commu...

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Solar Companies Team Up With Habitat for Humanity

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renewableenergyworld.com 27 Oct '11, 3pm

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