Tuesday, September 29, 2009
When we first moved to Eastham and experienced, first-hand, the year-round climate, we became aware of the abundance of sunshine that seems to shine here. Our comparison, to be fair, was upstate New York. That said, it seems that taking advantage of the sunshine to lower our energy costs should be a no-brainer. However, the costs of system components and installation made a solar energy system unaffordable. The Wall Street Journal recently ran an article that highlights the fact that system prices are plummeting. A little research netted a few other interesting takeaways.