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February 1,2015 to January, 31 2016 Energy Performance NZERTF Energy Performance

February 1, 2015 – January 31, 2016 Energy Performance

Daily Export - Import Energy - January 2016

The above plot shows if the NZERTF was an exporter or importer of energy on a daily basis. Exports occur when the electrical energy produced by the solar photovoltaic array exceeds the energy consumed by the NZERTF. Imports occur when the energy consumed by the NZERTF exceeds the energy produced by the solar photovoltaic array. The blue line represents the cumulative electrical export. It is the sum of the energy exported minus the sum of the imported electrical energy over the entire time period depicted on the graph. Since the beginning of data collection (February 1, 2015) the house has produced 1803 kWh more energy than it has consumed while meeting all the needs of a typical family of four.

Created December 11, 2014, Updated August 25, 2016