We went solar and here are the real numbers

Solar power produced on our first full day of production, a sunny summer day except for some clouds in the afternoon that you can see in the chart as a bite in our solar energy production.
Energy produced over the first year aligned with our monthly electricity billing periods

The Benefits

Solar panel array diagram from our Enphase monitoring system dashboard. The front of the house is at the top left.
The two days are centered around solar noon rather than clock time.
Utility bill showing what we took from and sent back to the grid
Solar panel data for the same time period

The Costs

Our solar panels are mounted on ballasts to avoid potential structural issues with the roof, which is commonly done for rowhouses. Photo courtesy of our installation crew.

Will it pay for itself?

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