Hearing mixed messages about solar electric power? We dig into some energy facts to help refute six common renewable energy myths and reveal the many advantages of home solar technology.
Solar panels prove an aesthetically pleasing addition to any home.
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The Red Oak Park a neighborhood in Boulder, CO features renewable energy design.
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While DIY is always an option for the electrical- and heights-inclined homeowner, consider hiring a professional firm to source, install and maintain your solar photoelectric system.
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The Alamosa Solar Generating Project consists of over 500 dual-axis, pedestal mounted tracker assemblies, each producing 60 kW. Each tracker assembly is 70 ft. wide by 50 ft high and contains 7,560 fresnal lenses that concentrate sunlight by a multiple of 500 onto muIti junction cells. The photovoltaic assemblies are located on 225 acres in the San Luis Valley near Alamosa, CO.