The ROMT family is now over two months into our solar energy adventure, and the results continue to impress as we move down our path towards financial independence!
For the month of August, our electric bill dropped by 95% from last year! This followed a 91% reduction in our electric bill for July!
Part of the improvement in August was driven by the fact we used a lot less power this year compared to last year. It was much cooler in our area this August, so the central air had to work a lot less, and I’m hopeful our recent move to LED lightbulbs throughout the house is also paying early dividends.
All in, we used almost 30% fewer kilowatt hours of electricity this August relative to last August. Continue Reading