Solar & Green Options for Homeowners
This introductory class will discuss different solar, wind and high efficiency heating and cooling system options, installation issues and the limitations and benefits of each. Topics includes: energy saving tips and products, solar thermal space heating and hot water, solar electric P/V, wind power and government incentives. You will cover options for both existing homes and new home construction. With so many new natural gas lines being installed, you will also discuss the advantages and costs of converting and how this compares to options such as heat pumps. Solaris has a working solar electric system and heat pump in their office for you to see in action.