SOLAR POWERED HOME, FROM EVERY ANGLE
Here is our solar home.
The solar array perched below stores electricity in a large battery bank for night time usage.
photo by Darrel McIntonish, Fine Art America
Windows face towards the sun – south west and south east.
This provides free energy for many days of the year.
The large solar tank by the staircase heats water for washing and bathing.
photo by Darrel McIntosh
The north side has fewer and smaller windows…
When it is raining and cloudy or on the coldest winter days, firewood is used as a backup fuel.
The old wind turbine…
Izzy’s front deck in a winter snow.
And a starry night….
“We need to bring sustainable energy to every corner of the globe with technologies like mini grids, solar powered lights, and wind turbines.” – Ban Ki Moon
~ Bruce ~