2018 Wasilla Alaska Solar Tour

2018 Wasilla Solar Energy Tour Aug 11

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2018 Wasilla Alaska Solar Tour Schedule

A. 900-1000am 3.54kW Grid-Tied Home -Coffee & Sweets

  • Designed & Installed by Renewable Energy Systems of Alaska 2017

  • 3.54kW Roof-mount Solar System – Grid Tied

  • 12 – 285W Canadian Solar Mono Panels on Iron Ridge solar racks
  • 12 -Enphase IQ6+ micro inverters
  • 3:12 Pitch -East/West facing, 6 on each side
  • Produces $710/yr, approx $60/mo avg (~$24,500 in 20yrs at current rates)
  • Payback approx 11.5 years

B. 1020-1120pm Grid-Direct Multi-Array Home

  • Design & Installed by Arctic Solar Ventures Corporation
  • 5.3kW E-W-S rooftop arrays (grid-direct with net-metering)
  • Integrated with gas generator for home backup.
  • Provides 50% of annual load.
  • Client saves $20,000 over 10 years.

C. 1140-1240pm REAP Grantee Business – Refreshments Served

  • Designed & Installed by Arctic Solar Ventures Corporation
  • 5.9kW Commercial Rooftop Array Solar System
  • grid-direct with net-metering
  • USDA REAP grant awardee
  • Provides 20% of annual load.
  • System payback is 3 years.
  • Saves client $30,000 over 10 years.

 

1245-115pm * Lite- LUNCH w/ speaker Stephen Trimble 

PRESENTATIONS: Solar Energy Storage basics

 

D. 130-230pm OFF-GRID 3Bdrm 3Bth Home

  • Designed & Installed by 907 Solar
  • Schneider 48v 6kW inverter
  • Ten 250W Roof-mount Solar Panels
  • Diesel Generator for Solar Backup
  • 8 AGM sealed batteries

E. 300-400pm Residential 4+kW Grid-Tied

  • Designed & Installed by Renewable Energy Systems of Alaska 2018
  • 4.72kW Solar System – Grid Tied
  • 14 -300W Canadian Solar Mono Panels on Iron Ridge solar racks
  • 14 Enphase IQ6+ Micro Inverters
  • 12:12 Pitch, SE Facing Panels, multiple surfaces
  • Produces $825/yr, Approx $70/mo avg (~$30K in 20yrs @ current rate)
  • Payback approx. 11 years

F. 415-515pm OFF-GRID Home – Refreshments Served

  • Designed & Installed by 907 Solar
  • Magnum 48v 4.4kW Inverter
  • Six 300W Panel Pole-mount
  • Diesel generator with auto-start for solar backup
  • 8 Trojan Flooded Batteries

 

2018 Wasilla Alaska Solar Tour

If you would like to help the Wasilla Solar Tour this year Please contact us as info@alaskasolartour.org

If you would like to attend, grab a bunch of friends into one car
and drive around visiting individual sites during the times they are open on this self guided tour
Though this is a semi-self guided tour there will be tour guides at each site to show you around & answer questions
For a list of sites, location, and open tour hours for each site please check back
Thanks and have fun!

 

For more information on Wasilla Alaska Solar Tour

Until the Tour, please check back for current info
Check Past Tours on individual community webpages, other great things on our website
As Well As check our sponsor’s websites. And we hope you enjoy your experience
If you have questions or comments please email us at info@alaskasolartour.org

 

Past Solar Tours

2015 Mat-Su Solar Tour – Back of Flyer– – PDF

2012 Solar Tour SItes -MatSu

2011 Solar Tour Sites -MatSu

2010 Statewide Alaska Solar Tour Sites

2009 Statewide Alaska Solar Tour Sites

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