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SunMaxx Installs Solar Thermal System At Brightly Farms in Hamlin, NY

The project was contracted by Matt Beres at Simply Solar Systems who designed and installed the system after a faulty wood and fuel oil heating system burned the vegetable farm’s repair shop to the ground in the fall of 2010. When Brightly Farms’ new shop was being designed, a key component was the heating system. Simply Solar Systems approached Brightly Farms...

SunMaxx Solar Thermal System Installed in Casselberry, Florida

In January 2013, a residential solar thermal system was installed by and for Bob Goodman in Casselberry, Florida. The system includes one ThermoPower VHP-20 solar collector, roof mounted, as well as an 80 gallon HelioMaxx Pro Electric Backup tank. Bob is now reaping the benefits of solar thermal technology and says, "even with the extra company of five people at his home,...

SunMaxx Solar Residential SHW Installation in Auburn, CA

In July of 2012, a residential solar thermal system was installed for Lois Croman in Auburn, California.  Casey Clarke, of NuSolar Technologies, installed the solar hot water system using SunMaxx Solar equipment. The system uses four ThermoPower VHP30 solar collectors which are flush mounted as well as a 211 Gallon Storage Tank.  This cost effective investment will replace her old system which...

New Jersey Institute of Technology Goes Green with SunMaxx Solar

Thanks to $1.6 million in funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), installation of energy efficient and renewable energy technologies was recently completed at the New Jersey Institute of Technology’s Oak Residence Hall. The project was approved by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities and the U.S. Department of Energy as one of seven projects...

SunMaxx Solars ThermoPower VHP 30 Evacuated Tubes at the Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center

In September 2009, SunMaxx Solar was pleased to provide the evacuated tube solar collectors for the Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center on the Cornell University Campus.  Under the direction of M/E Engineering, who were responsible for the mechanical design, the welcome center used 8 ThermoPower evacuated tubes from SunMaxx Solar, which they roof mounted.  The collectors are connected to the...

Kuhns Bros. Log Homes Incorporated

SunMaxx Solar Installation at Kuhns Bros. Log Homes Inc.

In February 2012, Dave Brugge completed the installation of a solar thermal system at Kuhns Bros. Log Homes Incorporated in Frewsburg, NY.   The installation included 1 ThermoPower VHP-30 and two ThermoPower VHP-20 solar collectors as well as a 280 gallon solar storage tank.   The solar system provides both hot water and heating for the building with a solar...

How Do I Balance The Flow of My Collectors?

How Do I Balance The Flow of My Collectors?  I have 2 arrays of 6. Use balancing valves, 1 on the cold side for each array. This will allow you to adjust the flow in each array and optimize your collectors output. SunMaxx Carries these for a variety of applications from small residential (2-7 Gallons Per Minute) all the way up...

SunMaxx Solar Thermal System Installed at Vanillen Dairy in Ovid, NY

During February of 2012, a commercial solar thermal system was installed for the Vanillen Dairy in Ovid, New York.   The system uses five ThermoPower VHP-30 solar collectors, roof mounted, along with a 211 gallon solar storage tank.  The system was installed to provide both domestic hot water and heating and is tied into their existing propane hot water tank...

SunMaxx Solar System Installed in Springville, NY

During March of 2012, a residential solar thermal system was installed for Mike Beres of Springville, New York.   His system uses two ThermoPower VHP20 solar collectors which are ground mounted, as well as an 80 gallon solar storage tank.  The system provides 95% of his domestic hot water needs from late Spring through early Autumn and 80% from late...

SunMaxx Installs Solar Thermal System in Greece, NY

In February 2012, a residential solar thermal system was installed for Nick Napolitano in Greece, New York.  The system includes one ThermoPower VHP-30 solar collector, roof mounted, as well as an 80 gallon solar storage tank.  The system provides 85% of the domestic hot water needs of the residence.  The system is tied into a 40 gallon gas hot water...