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Old 12-18-2015, 04:58 PM   #26 (permalink)
oil pan 4
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At peak the panels put out around 50 to 60 watts to the grid tie.

So far it looks like during the winter with the vehicle battery charged, the grid tie will pump about 1/4 to 1/3 KwH per day into the grid.

Not much but its better than nothing.

This low production is mostly because the grid tie inverter uses between 12 and 28 volts DC. These panels only produce 15 to 17 volts under load.
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