Month: March 2015

Don’t like flat LED lightbulbs? No problem, says Philips! (New LEDs $5 with rebates) : TreeHugger

Don’t like flat LED lightbulbs? No problem, says Philips! (New LEDs $5 with rebates) : TreeHugger. And available at the Owen Sound Home Depot now! More efficient too. Yes I checked. Greg Lougheed.

These are the 10 best places for electric cars in the U.S. : TreeHugger

These are the 10 best places for electric cars in the U.S. : TreeHugger. Interesting info on electric cars. Free gas anyone. Put a Sunfish Solar project up and get your electric car energy and your whole house energy covered

Can you unplug for 24 hours? Join National Day of Unplugging 2015 at sundown tonight : TreeHugger

Can you unplug for 24 hours? Join National Day of Unplugging 2015 at sundown tonight : TreeHugger. I think the people connection is a great idea. But it’s already sundown and here I am still behind the computer. Every year

Hydro Ottawa owes Kanata family after they install solar panels

Hydro Ottawa owes Kanata family after they install solar panels. And if you live in the Owen Sound area give Sunfish Solar a call or a click. We have been installing Net Metering for over 2 years now.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi: Even at $10 per barrel, oil can’t match solar on cost : TreeHugger

National Bank of Abu Dhabi: Even at $10 per barrel, oil can’t match solar on cost : TreeHugger. Solar system pricing is competing with oil now! This is an interesting read. Greg Lougheed.

Woman’s personal documentary of air pollution goes viral in China : TreeHugger

Woman’s personal documentary of air pollution goes viral in China : TreeHugger. Chai Jing resigned from her position as a prominent news anchor at China’s state-owned CCTV after the birth of her daughter. But she is still hard at work

Simple Solar installations.

Installing a simply solar system. System sometimes get busy or complicated. Different roofs lend themselves to solar panels better then others. Here is a straight forward system. A 18 panel Microfit system outside of Hepworth. This system as of March 15′

Sunrise in Ontario.

Here are some of the sunrises The Sunfish Team gets to see.

Why your car gets crappy mileage in the winter.

Being a efficiency nut I found this article on why cars get bad winter mileage. This is the best description I have come across. This comes from ecomodder.com and metrompg.com 9 reasons why your winter fuel economy bites! Posted Saturday,

Flat roof systems for House or Business

Flat roof installations that don’t penetrate. Sunfish installs Solar panel systems on almost all types of roofs. Here are a couple of systems that don’t penetrate the roof membrane. I use foam sheeting to place the ballast down. This gives