November 25, 2009

Solar Power & Wind Energy Systems

The Energy Development Co-operative Ltd (established in 1997 and based in Suffolk, UK) is opening it's Iberian division in 2010. The core business is supplying renewable energy technologies for off-grid applications. High quality, stand-alone, solar and wind power solutions. Experienced System Design Team design power systems for a wide variety of applications, for use anywhere around the world.

Solar or wind power systems to meet your exact requirements at:-

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June 22, 2009

Solar Energy - lowers cost of luxury for Silver Coast property

Eco-House with solar energy and beach views on the Obidos Lagoon

Bom Sucesso front view courtyard solar panels

An example of environmentally friendly home heating. Plus a case study for how the recent Portuguese legislation in support of solar energy has lowered the cost of luxury living in this four bedroom property on the Bom Sucesso beach. Image right shows front view of the courtyard and solar panels June 2009 - click any property images to enlarge

When the house was purchased by the current owner in 2005 it was neither warm nor energy efficient. The water heating was by gas. The cooking was by gas and electric, and the space heating in the winter was by solid fuel fireplaces and a wood burning stove. Lovely as a summer home but the heating was not ideal for winter use. Image below taken Christmas 2008 - Beach view from the living room window.

Bom Sucesso beach view from living room window

Utility Costs now down to Zero. Toasty warm in the winter.

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