Question

What are the greenest options to provide backup power to my sump pump and furnace?

Asked by Joel
Brookline, MA

My natural gas furnace has a cogeneration unit attached. The generators all perform a weekly self-test for 20 minutes (for the one the contractor I spoke to suggested). This would seem to waste a fair amount of gas for something I would hopefully only need rarely. I am also concerned about the noise levels for myself and my neighbors. Are there any better solutions?

Answer

Alexander Perez

Answered by Alexander Perez

Houston, TX

Solar Direct Developers

March 27, 2012

A Bloom Box. It is the latest technology out there and pretty amazing.

  • They are now providing product to Corporate entities like E-bay to name a few.
  • And they will come out with a residential model very soon.

It will be worth the wait.

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