It takes hearty souls to install solar in any weather. Ailey Solar has them. Enjoy these photos from early December 2013 in Oak Park, IL while you are hopefully warm and inside!
Great news for people that choose solar: another study shows adding solar to a home significantly boosts its resale value. The San Francisco Chronicle:
In California at least, home buyers are willing to pay a premium for solar.
A new study from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory finds that houses with rooftop solar panels sell for higher prices than comparable non-solar homes.
In general, that premium more than covers the cost of the panels themselves, with homeowners making a small profit on their solar investment. Bigger solar arrays fetch higher premiums than smaller ones.Read More »Chronicle: Solar panels seen as boost to homes’ resale value