17 Sep '12, 8am

New Test House to Generate More Energy than It Uses

The lights and appliances will be powered by the solar photovoltaic system and any excess energy will be sent back to the local utility grid by means of a smart electric meter. On days when the weather prevents conventional use of the photovoltaic system, the house will draw energy from the grid. Combined, however, the house will still create more energy than it uses.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/09/17/new-test-house-to-gen...

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