I'm upgrading my meter main to 200A so I can handle Solar. I noticed that my new "solar ready" panel has a 200A disconnect, whereas my existing meter as NO disconnect at all. (see pics). My old meter simply has a direct bus bar with a 125A breaker feeding the house main panel, and a 60A...
I have my breaker panel in a cabinet. It is a 6 foot tall 24 inch deep by 3 feet wide cabinet.
I have a Main disconnect outside next to the entrance.
Is it legal to be situated this way since there is a MAIN Disconnect located properly outside?
I need input fast. The house is under contract...
I need advice on how to ground the new breaker box I am in the process of installing.
Here is how it looks like.
The house I bought had an old fuse box (200 amp service) in the basement I wanted to replace with a new breaker box.
The house receives power from a pole on the property...