First in our Series about Innovators Driving Energy Independence: World’s First PV-Powered Solar Water Heating Solution Delivers Net Solar Value With or Without Net Metering Incentives.
“What you do makes a difference. It’s up to you to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”- Jane Goodall
By Terri Steele
Building a better mousetrap isn’t easy. Nor is qualifying for a new category for solar water heating. In truth, ICC-SRCC testing for a solar PV water heating system did not exist prior to the introduction of Sun Bandit.
On July 4, 2013, Sun Bandit parent Next Generation Energy launched an ‘all hands on deck’ effort to identify and clear the many hurdles inhibiting widespread solar water heating adoption – and to achieve the certification and street cred to bring their innovation Sun Bandit to market.