Category Archives: Solar Power

power to the grid, the system

I had been thinking about doing a solar panel project at the farm for quite awhile. In addition to doing something good for the environment, the tax credits had a lot of appeal. In North Carolina there is a tax … Continue reading

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power to the grid, part 3

So through late May everything seemed to be going well with the solar arrays. Right after the weekend in May where we had the multitude of tornados across NC, the weather turned very hot. Prior to this point you would … Continue reading

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power to the grid, part 2

Ok, there is still the story to tell about getting the solar arrays installed. ¬†That will be for another day. However, check out the power that we are generating! It looks like on a good, clear spring day, we can … Continue reading

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power to the grid!

There is a longer story here but can’t wait on catching the blog up on history.¬† Will need to save that story for a different day. Yesterday afternoon at 4:30pm, my Dad, my brother and I threw the switch to … Continue reading

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