Another example of net metering
Here's another example of how net metering can work with your solar array. This 2100 square foot house has an array of 18 modules on the roof. Yesterday there were some big demands with two loads of laundry, a bath, shower, dishwasher cycle and a water distiller running for several hours using 1500 Watts of power. The house still produced a credit of 1 kWh for the day, and in the afternoon was pumping almost 3400 Watts into the grid.