TITLE

Solar with an attitude

AUTHOR(S)
Blumthal, Dane; Blumthal, Raye
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the authors' learning experience with an alternative energy system. Details of how the authors built a solar array system; Performance of the solar array system; Description of a photovoltaic system for the cottages.
ACCESSION #
17989571

 

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