Solar Energy Solutions

10.02 kW Louisville, KY Home

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Project at a Glance

  • Type of Installation: Roof-mounted PV and hot water plus battery backup
  • Environmental Benefits over 25 years:
    • CO2 savings: 397,550 lbs
    • Equivalent CO2 in miles driven: 440,900
    • CO2 emissions from 152,200 lbs of coal

This 1906 Louisville, KY home has gone all out on renewable energy. Staring out with a drain-back Solar Hot Water (SHW) system that provides nearly 70% of annual water heating coverage the homeowner has added 2 separate solar installs, a 10 kWh LG battery backup system, Level 2 EV charging and smart utility metering. Renewable energy now covers over 87% of home and car usage even though their is just 73% sun availability due to the N/S ridge orientation and mature tree shading!