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Solar panels and storage heaters


Colonel Graham

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I'm hopefully having solar panels fitted shortly. It occurs to me if I put a small storage heater in the conservatory, it would charge during the day and release the heat on a winters evening.

Is this practical?

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Aitchbee

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...I'll leave that to the accountants!

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dagbladet

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Oh.

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Aitchbee

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I haven't made any plans just yet, but a custom built, roof-top, bus, solar-powered, stick-on roof, could be the 'next big thing' - dagbladet... I have got all winter to think about it.

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dagbladet

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...that also powers other little busses and an integrated bus cleaning system at night. That's gotta be worth squillions.

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Aitchbee

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..all depends...in Glasgow...no, but in sunnier climes, it could be feesable.

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Aitchbee

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I like constructive criticism, dagbladet. I might name my first working model after you :o)

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Aitchbee

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The UK Government is now killing the SOLAR PANEL industry in Britain...'the rug has been pulled out, underneath their feet..'

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Aitchbee

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-15687873

I am not making this up.

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Quickbeam

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The future is in Lunar power, once a month you'll easily have enough surplus power to run the fridge light.

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Quickbeam

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...as long as it's a clear night.

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