Monthly Archives: October 2010

End of my second month with solar…

My solar panel system has been in operation for two months and one week, very cool. I have enjoyed every day of it and enjoy the savings on my electric bill and the way I am helping the environment. Tomorrow … Continue reading

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Business Week and PBS

Image by bluekdesign via Flickr I forgot to tell you that a few weeks ago, Bloomberg Business Week magazine interviewed me for an upcoming article about Sungevity and the White House going solar. Cool huh? I don’t know when it … Continue reading

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Graphs for 2 days… today is looking interesting…10/30/10

Today, it rained in the morning. Now it is partly cloudy. Also, I have the graph of when Justin Cox, during his Quality Assurance inspection updated the firmware on the inverter and turned it off for a few minutes. You … Continue reading

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QA inspection 10/28/10

Well, I had the Quality Assurance inspection as required by Sungevity, Justin Cox, the Technical Account Representative for this area, came by and took pictures of the system and made sure it was all good. He also updated my Kaco … Continue reading

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New solar stats for 10/27/10

Here are the graphs from yesterday, looking good. As you can see the graph for yesterday is 2 kWh less than back in September, but I expected this since the sun is farther away from the house. Still 20.4 kWh … Continue reading

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Just got a call from Justin Bieber…

Oh, did I do a typo for ratings? Did Justin Bieber call me about going solar? Just kidding. Justin Cox, my Sungevity Technical Account Representative, called today to make an appointment to visit my home tomorrow for the Quality Assurance … Continue reading

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I got my $500…

Yes, it finally arrived. My check for going solar has arrived. Yesterday, in the mail was my check for $500 from Sungevity. Back in June they had a promotion. In that promotion was a deal that if you signed up … Continue reading

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10.24.10 graph of the day and the daily output graph

You can see yesterday the solar system generated over 10 kWh, best for the second half of the month. Also with over 318 kWh total generated, that is not bad for a very cloudy, rainy month. Yes, we had our … Continue reading

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Over 1,000

Yep, I finally made it over 1000 kWh generated yesterday and I am posting it now for all to see, also the daily graph up till yesterday.

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Ethan’s great-grandfather

My dad is Ethan’s great-grandfather and they saw each other on web cam today. Cool! 91 years separate their ages. My dad was really happy to see his great-grandson this morning via web cam. What a wonderful technology to bridge … Continue reading

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