04 Jul '12, 1pm

Solar Panel Suitability Checker App Finds the Best Spot on Your Roof for Solar Panels

Solar Panel Suitability Checker App Finds the Best Spot on Your Roof for Solar Panels

Solar Panel Suitability Checker/Screen capture The placement of solar panels on your property can be the difference between generating a little and a lot of energy. Solar panel installers can survey your home to find the right location, but maybe you just want to quickly get this answer without having to hire anyone. The Solar Panel Suitability Checker by Solar Panels UK is a free app that lets home or business owners find the best spot on their property or building's roof for solar panels by simply clicking the "use current location" button. The app uses the iPhone's GPS to zoom in on your home with Google Maps and then uses a performance graph overlay to show the zones where solar panels would perform best or if they would be suitable at all. Solar Panel Suitability Checker/Screen capture The app only gives general suitability information right now, but as CleanTechnica ...

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