Month: February 2015

Sometimes clearing the panels is fun.

Sometimes when the snow is deep and the conditions are right. Children can help clear the panels.  Make sure the kids have snow goggles, they are light, and the snow piles under the panels are high.

Behind the scenes.

  It may look easy to install a solar project yourself. Steep roof angles like this demonstration are quite the climb. The challenging part is all the work done in the background. Sherry our Operational assistant handles the paperwork, to

Different methods of mounting solar panels.

  Sunfish Solar can mount panels on various roof surfaces. Asphalt shingles, raised seam steel roof, flat roof or barn steel roof structures are all possible candidates. I am including some pictures of different styles. Here are some examples.  

Biodiesel post from City of Owen Sound.

Here is a snippet of what I have done in the past. This is back in 2007.   City fleet, Ontario, Canada-Biodiesel no longer made from only the oil from fish fries but now include vegetable oils. City operations officials

An A-frame ground structure for Net Metering

We have had an increasing amount of customers with large hydro bills. They are more likely to have geothermal as their heating source. Their monthly winter hydro bill can be in the $400-$900 per month range. This means that they