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A Vision for New Construction The Williston Passive Solar Home was constructed by Building Energy for a family desiring a highly efficient home. It received a 5+ Star Rating from ENERGY STAR and was the most efficient home in Vermont that has been rated. It is a 3000 square foot home, complete with highly efficient […]
Residential Client Bill Moller Location Hinesburg, VT Structure A two-story house Installation Date July 2011 System Details System Type: Utility Interactive Photovoltaic System without Batteries Rated Capacity: 8.64 kilowatts Modules: (36) SolarWorld SW240, 25-year power warranty Inverter: SMA SB8000US, 8000-Watt Grid-tie inverter, 96% efficient Racking: Unirac SolarMount with Ecofasten Flashing Plates Predicted Savings Expect to […]
Client Leunigs Bistro Location Burlington Structure A four-Story historic building in Downtown District Installation Date December 2010 System Details System Type: Utility Interactive PV System without Batteries Rated Capacity: 26.4 kilowatts Modules: (120) Sanyo HIT220, 20-year warranty Inverters: (4) SMA SB7000US, 7000-Watt Each, Grid-tie Inverters Racking on North Roof: Low-Profile Rack with Tilt Legs Racking […]