Aug 192016
 

My Triple Bottom Line Flagship Home

Flagship homeLike with any lofty goal, eliminating the energy bills of low income families is hard to believe when there’s no live example see, touch and feel. That is the goal of my triple-bottom-line flagship home: to provide an example for all to see, so that I can point to it as proof of what can be achieved when green minded consumers support Switch it Green, Switch it Forward.

Here is the plan; Continue reading »

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Jul 012016
 

How will our solar panels eliminate electric bills and save money for low income families?

Energy reductionSolar panels are expensive, so saving money with them starts with reducing their need. This means that the first step is to make the home energy efficient, so that it uses less energy. Once the home has been made as energy efficient as possible, then the remaining energy usage can be measured, and the size of the solar electric system that will be needed can be sized.

Here are the steps that we will follow with each home that will receive our solar panels. Continue reading »

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