Gain an understanding of your own energy usage. Before converting to solar energy, it's vital that you have a good estimate of the amount of power that your home or business uses. In order to pick the right size, this information is critical. Look at your energy bills and invest in an energy monitor to keep track of how much power you use.
Converting your whole house to solar power can be expensive. Before you commit, look at how much you can afford. The initial investment will be very large, but there will come a time when you will break even, then start realizing your savings. Work out the numbers so that you will know how it will affect your long-term budget.
Day 1. Sharing my first day using the 100W Harbor Freight Solar Panel Kit. This is the new July, 2017 version of the Harbor Freight Solar Panel Kit. The kit now …
The best solar panels are able to be re-positioned to accommodate the seasonal shifting of the sun. But if you have to have a fixed panel, choose the best compromise between positions that you can.