Georgetown Cabins Resort utilizes eco-friendly design and innovation, we are a completely solar powered resort!
Off-the-grid, solar power
Water pumped from well to reserve tanks utilizing solar power. Water is then gravity fed from tanks to cabins.
Recycled and natural materials used when practical (recycled brick, stones and concrete)
Wet pond septic system
On-site water reserve for fire protection
The cabins are designed with energy efficiency, reduced carbon footprint and water conservation throughout.
Super insulated exterior walls
light colored, metal roof
solar powered attic fan for roof ventilation
energy star appliances
total air flow designed interior walls and circulating fans
low electrical consumption and low heat output LED lighting
electronic ignition LP gas fireplace
On-demand, electronic ignition, hot water heater
electronic ignition gas cook top
low flow water fixtures & faucets
fire proof or retardant exterior materials
recycling used where practical & available
Low outside lighting for dark skies
Although we have a generator for back-up power if needed, our solar power system is designed to handle our expected needs.
The Solar System
Designed and installed by Pete Noce of Positive Resources.
13 kilowatt solar array with a daily production of 65 kilowatts/hrs
Outback power system capable of 14.4 kilowatts of continuous power
120/240AC split phase electric
1800 amp hour battery bank at 48 volts DC
Solar system is backed up by Isuzu generator, 21 kilowatt/kba, 120/240 volt, 175/87.5 amps
Solar Powered Water Pumping System