thomas rubino wrote:
I don't think the financial logistics would work with this idea or really even the power benefit gained.
thomas rubino wrote:Ha John; There's a turbine I would not want to work on !
thomas rubino wrote:Ha Ha; I should have waited a day! Last night our 3-5" storm was a 10-12" storm...
And the panels looked like this today...
Of course tonight another 5-7" is coming...
Ahh Winter You love it or move south !
Dillon Nichols wrote:The economics of all off grid options are marginal if you have grid power in your house already.
There are a lot of other benefits, but in strict dollar terms it's hard to come out ahead, especially with realistic consideration for the opportunity cost of the upfront investment.
Over time they've improved. But still no slam dunk.