Crews work Tuesday at
Eagles Landing at Lac La Belle, which is being built at
128 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. Those who purchase
condominiums at Eagles Landing will have the option to
power their homes using a 5kW solar system, property
owners Mark and Sue Neumann announced.
Jake Meister/Freeman Staff
Those who buy condominiums at the in-progress Eagles
Landing at Lac La Belle will have the option to power
their new homes with solar energy.
buyers will be able to get most or all of their power
from a 5kW solar system for an expected net cost of
$8,500, according to a announcement made Monday by
property owners Mark and Sue Neumann.
"We would expect
the system to produce about 6,000 kW hours of energy per
year. This should be over 60 percent of the usage in any
of the units and may be as high as 100 percent of the
total usage depending on the unit size and travel habits
of the owners," Mark Neumann said, according to the
expect the value of the energy produced to be in the
range of $1,020 a year using the "time of day" service
The solar system
will be comprised of tier one solar modules with what
the Neumanns classify as "state-of-the-art inverters."
The system will be installed by
Sunvest Solar of
"We are also very
excited to also offer owners the option of having an EV
Charging Station located at individual parking places
literally powered by solar energy," Mark Neumann said in
the press statement.
Located at 128 W.
Wisconsin Ave., Eagles Landing at Lac La Belle will
feature 21 residential condominium units, most of which
were priced between $650,000 and $995,000, according a
press statement Neumann Companies issued in June.
A restaurant and
space to be used by American Legion Post 91 will also be
The Neumanns, who
own Ten Point Properties, reached an understanding with
American Legion Post 91 in August 2016 that
that once held the Spinnakers restaurant would be sold
to the Neumanns if the council signed off on the
conceptual plans. That building was torn down earlier
this summer. Construction of the building should be
completed next year, with an expected move-in date in
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