The not-so-cool news is that we’re the only house in our neighborhood of 50-plus houses with solar. This despite the fact that about 30 of those houses have good to outstanding roofs for solar. Of course, we did just find out that one of our neighbors with an even better roof for solar than ours — we have a great roof for solar — will be getting a 5.7 kW system in April 2011.
Come spring, I’m going to watch the Google Maps satellite shots to keep an eye on when that one goes online for the whole world to see, just like ours recently did.
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