Posts Tagged ‘residential solar system’

That Big Ugly Box on Your Roof

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and may be an acquired taste, especially when it comes to solar modules. I was at a solar energy conference last week and one of the other lunch guests at my table referred to the solar panels that you may put on your roof as those “big ugly boxes on your roof.” And this was a conference on solar energy, not a Texas rodeo. It reinforced the notion that there are two major impediments for homeowners to the adoption of home solar panels: finances and beauty.