Insulation Project at Quaker Settlement

Introduction Visitors to the Quaker Settlement always remark on the beautiful layout and design of the buildings and surrounding natural features. Eco-design features are prominent: all the dwellings face north and optimise passive solar heating from the sun; building footprints minimise water run-off by using green lawn and garden spaces...

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SOLAR ARRAY TURNS TWO YEARS OLD

SOLAR ARRAY turns TWO YEARS OLD January 24th was the 2nd anniversary of the installation of the Solar Array. In these 24 months the system has harvested a total of 26.16 MEGAwatt/hours which averages out at 35.83 kilowatt/hours per day.  While the monetary return on the system has been severely...

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Solar Array

  It was a year today that this solar array was installed at the Quaker Settlement so thought it would be good to update on what it has harvested in its first year of operation  Over the year the total production was 13.12 MEGAwatt hours (that is 13,000 units).  Some...

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