Installing Solar Electric Panels

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Old 08-23-06, 12:31 PM
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Installing Solar Electric Panels

Is there a site that covers this type of thing?

I am in sunny So Cal, and would like to install some electric solar panels on my single family home. I realize electricity is a dangerous thing, but my brother has done electrical connections and electric related jobs for years. He has never attempted solar though.

Any ideas where to begin?
 
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Old 08-23-06, 02:49 PM
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Begin by reducing your electrical consumption, if you expect solar to pay.

A dealer versed in solar electric will help.

Go to the library and look for solar books, and home power magazine on the web.
 
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Hire an electrical contractor who has experience in solar installations, there are too many aspects to a solar installation that require planning and engineering.
 
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Old 08-23-06, 05:49 PM
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Smile Thanks for the Advice

I kind of feel it might be more than I can tackle, but I know my brother is up to it. Thanks for all the advice.
 
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