There are 72 PV panels serving the cottage and 70 on the barn serving the B & B. This 14.2 Kw production more than offsets the needs at the cottage making it a residential power plant. The remainder of the generation at the Inn equals nearly half of consumption of the Inn.
For information about the Department of Energy’s initiatives on developing solar-energy technologies, see the U.S. Dept. of Energy Solar Energy Technology Programs
The Raritan Inn is pleased to announce a partnership with NOVEDA technologies as a test site for their ground breaking engineering advancements in power monitoring. The SUNFLOW system is installed on just a handful of prototype sites at this time including the Raritan Inn. The web screen shown tracks the power consumption and generation at the Inn and is live and in real-time!
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