Dan's Solar Blog
My solar panel installation day and experience with going green.

Posts Tagged ‘Holidays

Happy Earth Day weekend

April 21, 2012

Yes, April 22 is almost here. Another Earth Day! I remember when I was in college and Earth Day was invented. It was amazing to see all the solar panels and methanol exhibits, the going green before it was cool, vegan, vegetarian, having your own garden, sustainable energy and projects. We were all impressed with […]

June 19th solar panel output

June 19, 2011

Here is the results for Father’s Day! Hope you all had a great day! I did with my family and especially my dad and my son.

Earth Day 4/22/11 – Go Green or Solar

April 12, 2011

Yes, the Earth Day celebration is coming up soon. Find a way to help the planet. There are lots of ways. I went with a hybrid car 5 years ago and got solar on my home 8 months ago, those are two big ways I did. I also use CFL light bulbs and turn off […]

More stats for Dec. and Jan. – and my cats

January 3, 2011

As you can see the tree shading is still an issue from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. darn tree. In the summer heat, I am grateful for this tree. Lets see if each day the kilowatts produced keep increasing, that is of course on sunny days, as it rained yesterday and is raining today. I bet […]

Family Photos at Thanksgiving in Tennessee

December 17, 2010

Here are some recent photos of us in Tennessee at Thanksgiving.

Solar and the Winter Solstice

December 14, 2010

The Winter Solstice is fast approaching as are several big holidays. I am excited that when Dec. 21st hits that the lowest point in my kilowatt production will be done. In the graphs below, you can see that the kilowatts produced on Dec. 7th are 14kwh and on Dec. 13th it is 13kwh. Maybe by […]

Solar and the weather

December 6, 2010

Here are the graphs of the last few days in the beginning of December. You can see that the weather has affected the output of the solar panels. You can see sunny days and cloudy days. Send me your graphs so we can compare. Remember, I have a 3.7 kw system. How is your system […]


November 23, 2010

I will be on vacation to see my new grandson in Tennessee. I will post everyday if I am not too busy visiting with everyone for our small family reunion surrounding our new addition, Ethan during this time of Thanksgiving. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday, to you and yours. Thanks for visiting my blog.