Solar powered Chicken Coop.

solar_mike(Zone 4)June 9, 2010

We just upgraded our home with a 4kw Solar electric System. We also choose to upgrade our chicken coop to a off the grid solar electric system. It will poser any outdoor equipment and all lights for the chickens to help increase there winter egg production along with powering a heating and ventalation system. I attached a photo of the coop without the solar. I will post another picture with it attached when it is done.

How do you attach a photo?

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captturbo

Wish I could help with picture posting but I gave up on it myself.

I think it's great that you have gone solar with the house! I went solar this year too with a hybrid 10+ kw system (grid tie/battery back-up) and still marvel at my silent power system.

Did you go with batteries too? The chickens will love you for the warmth on those cold nights!

    Bookmark   July 19, 2010 at 9:59AM
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taz6122(N.W. AR.6b)

captturbo upload pictures to a hosting site like photobucket. Then copy the HTML code below the picture and paste it in your message here on GW.

    Bookmark   July 19, 2010 at 4:30PM
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taz6122(N.W. AR.6b)

OOPS! I directed that at the wrong person. DOH!

    Bookmark   July 21, 2010 at 3:24AM
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