Blue Island, IL
Solar and Green Efforts:
Two hot water panels on the house, installed by Solar Systems in 2007.
Two flexible adhesive solar panels on camper van, 147 watts, two batteries, Go Power regulator, installed battery charger for use when plugged in, battery isolator to prevent starter battery from draining. Installed personally in 2012.
2003 Honda Civic Hybrid, bought new in 2002 currently has 361,000 and counting, averaging 50 mpg still.
Sun Oven for roasting.
What made you go solar?
It's the environmentally correct option, unfortunately underused.
What tips do you have for others that want to go solar?
Doing it yourself is doable if you're willing to watch a few YouTube video's.