Posted by wrussell on August 17, 2008, 4:22 pm
Moving to a rural area where the electric coop does not offer a
Is it possible to design a system to cover say 40-60% of KWh usage and
still get the benefits??
Posted by Duane C. Johnson on August 17, 2008, 7:17 pm
> does not offer a reversing meter.
They are required to provide this type of service.
However you may be required to purchace the meter.
> of KWh usage and still get the benefits??
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Posted by Eeyore on August 17, 2008, 9:37 pm
If you're a millionaire and don't mind wasting money - sure.
What benefits would those be anyway ?
Posted by wmbjkREMOVE on August 18, 2008, 12:42 am
On Sun, 17 Aug 2008 22:37:47 +0100, Eeyore
Millionaire? LOL If there was such a thing as an average cost for a
full-featured home power setup, it might be ~ $0k. About the cost of
a new compact car, and many spend far less. Do you imagine that
everyone who can spend that much is a millionaire? Or is it more
likely that your position is so weak that you can't promote it without
How about home-energy self-sufficiency? Too obvious?
It must be hell for you to read about all the folks who are moving
towards energy self-sufficiency. How many of your >60k posts
http://tinyurl.com/5eukhx have you written to scare folks away from
solar energy? Would you say it's in the hundreds or thousands by now?
Perhaps you should change your handle to Eeyore the Ineffectual. Or
find something more useful to do. Again, too obvious again, I suppose.
Posted by Eeyore on August 18, 2008, 9:14 pm
More like $00k. $0k might provide all your lighting. The sums are easy but
Americans are STUPID.