Activity 4.2: Evaluate Your Site For Solar Energy.

For this assignment:

  • Consider a place on your design site where the solar data would be useful; for example a garden site, location for solar panels, greenhouse site, or future building site.
  • Complete a solar survey for a spot of your choice on your design site by following the steps on this site: http://www.builditsolar.com/SiteSurvey/site_survey.htm
  • Submit using the button below a brief summary of your findings and conclusions.

Before you build your tool, watch this helpful video:

You also need to know the different between TRUE South and MAGNETIC South. This video explains more: