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Solar array to offset huge electricity bills

Original post made on Sep 2, 2009

A Woodside homeowner who pays about $40,000 yearly for 105,000 kilowatt hours of electricity is having a 10-500-square foot ground-mounted solar array installed on a secluded meadow to cover all his electricity needs.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 1, 2009, 4:25 PM

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Posted by Mr. Watt
a resident of Portola Valley: Los Trancos Woods/Vista Verde
on Sep 2, 2009 at 11:47 am

$40,000. a year in electricity ?
That's a little less than I gross in a year ! !
Are you a "Problem" here ?


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Posted by R.GORDON
a resident of another community
on Sep 25, 2009 at 1:40 pm

The entire story is really absurdly funny and really not something to inspire those of us who believe in the high technology for the entire planet.

To the editor: Please tell us if it is Dr. Frankenstein?


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