PG&E inspected our solar photovoltaic system and installed a bi-directional electric meter so we can be a generator of electricity and send power into the grid. The following web site shows our electricity production through Enphase’s Envoy reporting system: http://enlighten.enphaseenergy.com/public/systems/j8aJ30045 Yippee!
Nothing is easy. We thought we were there with PG&E and, surprise, we’re not there yet. We did start to move the control system for our sliding glass doors at the back of the house into the permanent location in the East Storage room. Yes, it poured rain, starting at ~3:00 am for a couple […]
With our permanent meter in place, we’re a step closer to our rebate. Every day we seem to get closer … It rained today and is forecasted to rain through Wednesday. We are prioritizing our activities to keep our materials dry … bone dry. Installing Our Permanent Electric Meter Before we can have an electric meter […]
We made it! It was a complete team effort by everyone involved and we filed our rebate under the NSHP by September 29, 2011. Yeah! Focusing on Our Solar Permit Approval and Meter Release The first item that we needed was the approval of our solar permit with the City of Monte Sereno. Then, we […]
The crew from PG&E arrived on Via Sereno this morning to prepare to run the new wires from the transformer to the underground electrical vault two doors up the street from us. At the same time, they were prepared to run the three cables from the newly constructed underground electrical vault installed yesterday through the […]
Although the sky is clear, the weather forecast for the upcoming week includes a 10% chance of rain. We know that the rains are coming and we need to be weather tight. Today, Bryan confirmed that Statewide Roofing will arrive on Wednesday, 09/15/10, to install our tapered insulation on the flat roofs. Then, they will install the 60 […]