22 Aug '11, 10pm

Solar Panels Help Keep the Wine Flowing in California

Solar Panels Help Keep the Wine Flowing in California

Solar Panels Help Keep the Wine Flowing in California Monday, August 22nd 2011 4:08 PM By GetSolar Staff. California is a state with open fields, cloudless skies and plenty of sunshine. These make it the ideal state to consider using alternative and renewable energy systems to provide electricity to a home. Solar power is one of the most economical and affordable methods of the bunch. The Muscardini family, known for their Sonoma Valley winery "Muscardini Cellars," decided they would act on their impulses and invest in solar paneling for their home in Sonoma County in order to reduce their carbon emissions and lighten the load of their monthly utility bills. After looking around, Michael and his wife Robym decided on popular California solar installer SolarCraft to help them cover their house with solar panels. SolarCraft installed 32 Mitsubishi 185 watt panels on their ro...

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