Posted by Ron Rosenfeld on October 11, 2007, 11:02 am
On Thu, 11 Oct 2007 10:40:59 +0100, Eeyore
And that was specified.
Posted by Eeyore on October 11, 2007, 5:01 pm
Ron Rosenfeld wrote:
One can never be too careful about this kind of thing. Especially with
Posted by Eeyore on October 11, 2007, 9:39 am
That assume you can borrow (or have access to) money at 0% interest.
Posted by Roderick on October 9, 2007, 7:43 pm
I think you can see from the previous answer that this is an expensive
proposition, and nothing I will say below changes that basic
conclusion. No matter what, grid power is going to be cheaper if you
can get it, especially over a timeframe of 5 years.
You might be able to skimp on the energy calculation in the winter.
If it's going to be cold out, anyway, the refrigerator may not draw
much power, depending on where it's located.
If this is a noncritical application, you can also get by with a
smaller system. For example, if it's just cold drinking water, if
there are too many cloudy days, and the water isn't briskly cold, so
Posted by BobG on October 9, 2007, 8:27 pm
This isn't that barn with a deepfreeze that's keeping some guy's head
frozen for sometime in the future is it?