Product Details & Specifications
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8 Kilowatt Grid-Tie Solar System:
TruePower SMA 8Kw: With the rising costs of electricity from most electrical utilities around the country more and more consumers are looking to offset a significant portion of their energy needs. While conserving energy is a viable often practical method there is only a limited amount of conservation that can be made without severely altering your lifestyle or cost of living. The best alternative is a Grid-Tied Solar Energy System which can be sized to provide any percentage of your electric needs saving you hundreds or even thousands of dollars a year on electric costs.
Typically a Grid-Tied Solar System will pay for itself completely in energy cost savings in under 15 years. With today’s Federal and State Incentives and Credits for Solar Energy Systems and net metering laws it is possible that your Grid Tie kit could pay for itself in 5-7 years.
The 8 Kw Grid-Tie Solar Kit from Silicon Solar Inc is a perfect system for those looking to offset a portion of their energy needs and save money every day as they rely less and less on their local utility grid for their electrical needs. The 8 kw includes most major components needed to begin installation immediately including solar panels inverter with built in combiner and AC/DC disconnect optional mounting hardware documentation and installation instructions. We also provide wire with connectors for interconnecting the panels into proper strings and connection to the inverter. All equipment grounding including solar array and AC wiring after the inverter must be provided by the installer.
Please Note: Most state laws and utility company’s require a master electrician or certified PV installer to install these systems in order to be eligible for state and federal incentives along with being able to net meter.
- Solar Module: 180 W (product specs found HERE)
- Module Dimensions: 62.20 in x 31.81 in
- Number of modules: 44
- PV Array size: 629 sq ft
- 10awg OutPut Wiring
- 240Vac output voltage
- 180 W High Efficiency solar modules
- Field tested optional mounting hardware
- Low low price per watt
- Clean efficient energy
- 8 Kilowatt PV array
- Environment friendly
- SMA Sunny Boy 8000US Grid Tie Solar Inverter (product specs found HERE)
- Inverter has built in combiner with AC/DC Disconnect
- Simple installation
Optional Array Mounting Hardware
Silicon Solar offers 2 types of roof flush mounting hardware for most of the prepackaged gridtie kits portrait and landscape. Some kits do not have a landscape option so only portrait would be available in that instance. By default these systems do not have array mounting hardware included into the package unless you select it from the options dropdown above. So if you wish to have mounting hardware included please be sure to select which type. If none of the mounting options work for you please contact a sales executive so that we can make one to fit your needs.
- Designed for trussed 24 inch spread roof system
- Made for standard asphalt shingled roofs
- Compatable with heavy snow regions
- Sized for wind speeds up to 120mph
- Portrait layout: 359.02in x 252.13in
- Landscape layout: N/A
These systems and their mounting hardware are shipped via frieght and have a 2-3 week lead time. Please ensure that you have ample time between placing your order and the start of your installation.
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