Design and installation of solar powered systems in Philadelphia, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Bucks Counties.
Arsenal trading muskets for panels
- February 2nd, 2010
In the Bridesburg neighborhood of Philadelphia, the old Frankford Arsenal is no longer producing munitions to battle foreign enemies. It now produces "soldiers" to battle our war against dwindling fossil fuel supplies. A solar panel installation training facility has found a home.
Standard Grid Tied System
DC energy created by the PV panels runs into the inverter and creats an alternating current (AC). Then AC current is metered prior to heading back into the grid.
U.S. Solar Radiation
This chart shows Philadelphia averages 1600 kW-yr.