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About Lee

As founding member of Net Zero Renewable Resources, LLC (NZRR), Lee is involved in all aspects of renewable projects, from meeting with prospective customers to ascertain their renewable energy goals, to designing systems, and facilitating and overseeing all aspects of the installation. Having designed and installed his own solar electric backup system in 1999 and currently living off the grid in a home powered completely by solar, Lee understands the intricacies of renewable energy and is able to explain complex systems in easy-to-understand terms.

Thinking of a solar lease?

Are you thinking of entering into a lease agreement for solar? This article has some good points to consider. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/which-best-leasing-buying-solar-emily-mcmanamy?trk=hp-feed-article-title-comment Let us know when you are ready to buy!

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Building a solar tracker

Brief description of solar tracker assembly.

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Pleasant view

This is the view fromĀ one of our installations.

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Happy customers

One of the best things about installing solar is the happy customers. I love the look of joy on their faces when they start making their own power!

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Raised Beds

Check out our new video of a raised bed assembly.

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Face the Wind

We were recently called to look at a wind turbine that was not working properly. The tail was at a right angle to the blades, and it was not making power, since the turbine did not face the wind. The … Continue reading

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Commercial Solar

We just participated in a training seminar with AllEarth Solar (www.allearthrenewables.com) to learn about commercial-scale solar tracker installations. It was great, and we are looking for opportunities to expand our business in that direction. You can find out more here.

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PV Production – Part 2

I have been looking at the production of three different PV systems – tracker, roof, and pole mounts. A roof mount is the least expensive option because the infrastructure for the mount is already in place. Pole-mounts are usually the … Continue reading

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PV Production – tracker vs. fixed

Have you ever wondered about the benefit of a dual-axis tracker over a fixed array? Based on a comparison of two PV systems, the tracker is worth the additional cost, if you have the right conditions for installation of a … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2015!

We wish you all a happy and productive 2015.

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