BUDGETS FOR
RENEWABALE ENERGY SYSTEMS
(AT
SOLAR HAVEN)


SOLAR ELECTRIC (PV) SYSTEM

Kyocera 120 Watt PV Panels (8, new) - $4,750
(7.10 amps @ 16.9 volts, 960 watts total)

Solec 150 Watt PV Panels (4, used) - $2,050

Combiner Box and Breakers for Panels - $125

"Trace" Power Panel and SW-4048 Inverter - $3,790
(48 volt, 4000 watt DC-AC inverter)


Concorde "Absorbant Glass Matt" Sealed Photovoltaic Batteries (12) - $1,920
(105 amp hour storage capacity per battery)

Solar Boost 3048 Charge Controller (Maximim Power Point Tracking) - $550

"Two Seas" Top-of-Pole Mounting Rack for Solar Panels - $465

"Tri Metric" Remote Battery Monitoring System - $140

Cables for Batteries, Panels, and Inverter - $240

Shipping from "Northern Arizona Wind and Sun" in Phoenix - $250


Total Cost - $14,280


SOLAR HOT-WATER AND RADIANT HEATING SYSTEM

(for the new straw bale house)

TOTAL COST: $6,250


RAIN WATER HARVESTING AND STORAGE SYSTEM

  • 2500 Gallon Polyethylene Storage Tank - $970

  • 85 Gallon Pressure Tank - $355

  • 1/2 Horse Power Grunfoss Jet Pump - $325

  • 35 Gallon "Reverse Osmosis" Filtering System - $275

  • Installation and All Fitings, Valves, and Pipe -$650

  • Catchment Gutters and "Water Washing" System - $350

  • Used 15' above-ground swimming pool - $125

  • New heavy duty liner for the "pool" - $110

  • Gutters and pipes for new straw bale house roof - $125

  • Labor to install pipes and gutters - $600

    Total Cost: $3,895


WIND GENERATOR


Southwest Windpower's Model "Air 403 Marine" Wind Generator - $843

(
400 watts output at 28 M.P.H., startup at 7 M.P.H., 48 volts DC)


25' Wind Generator Tower Mounting Kit - $203
(heavy iron bracket for pole, wire, hardware)

12" Eye Bolts (4) - $20

Turn Buckles (4) - $32

21 Feet Long 2" "Schedule 40" Galvanized Pipe - $55

5/8" 8' Copper Grounding Rods (5) - $68

Grounding Clamps for Rods (5) - $18

Backhoe Time to Dig 5 Three Foot Deep Holes - $50

Two Cubic Yards of Concrete to Fill Holes - $120

TOTAL COST - $ 1410


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