Customer goal: To have no electric bill and keep most of the home running during frequent power outages in this historic Sailboat Bend area of Fort Lauderdale.
Result: System up and running, electric bill eliminated and producing excess total energy for future electric cars. During outages all lights, security, refrigeration, computers and one AC stay working.
Collectors: 18000 Watts of solar collectors consisting of US-made Sharp Solar Panels and Solar Tile with 11KW grid tied and the 7KW tied to a battery system. The home also has solar thermal that heats the water and the hot tub.
Inverters: Four US-made SMA TL class inverter with secure backup power supply and two SMA Sunny Island inverters for 120/240 12KW redundant power source.