27 Apr '11, 5am

Communities Crowd-Source Clean Energy With Solar Mosaic #energy #tech #care2 via @ecosphericblog

Great Idea, i must follow its progress. Maybe we need to K.I.S.S. it! That is, Keep It Simple Silly Here is a thought, since you are already at your computer, run a search for Solar micro inverter, possibly Enphase. Such a device allows you to safely plug a solar module into the grid by way of a micro inverter. There lies a start for the cash strapped, today who isn't. If you already one of those who energy use age is low, perhaps it is the way to go. Or another approach might work for you. Note: the following is not a grid-tied assembly. Imagine this, you purchase 2 Solar Modules, a regulator, 2 sealed 6 VDC batteries, some aluminum angle, SS bolts, washers and nuts, a small 1500 watt inverter, 2 breaker boxes, 1 DC, the other for AC. Plans to construct such can be found on homepower.com The modules can reside in your backyard, the electrics in a box, on the floor in your...

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