The skinny on solarHere is a set of Frequently Asked Questions compiled by our partners at Solar Energy International.Q: How does rooftop and ground mount solar work?A: A solar electric system – using photovoltaic panels (PV) – generates electricity that can be used throughout your home or you can even get credited for excess energy
What does solar cost?Here’s some information from our partners at the High Country Conservation Center, who run the Solarize Summit program:Cost of a typical rooftop systemIn 2019, systems ranged in cost from $7,500 – $50,000 (before rebates and tax credit). Generally speaking, the smaller and more efficient your home, the smaller the system you’ll need.
How Solarize Garfield County works
The process gave this local a bunch of useful money/energy-saving tips – and revealed a potentially dangerous problem with his heating system.