Sun Roof: Solar Panel Shingles Come Down in Price, Gain in Popularity
"Residential solar has two main obstacles - expense and aesthetics. Even if I could afford it, my HOA probably wouldn't allow it. All of this could change thanks to Dow Solar Solutions and their Powerhouse shingles. As you can see, the panels look like standard asphalt shingles - and th
If you like to put up solar panels in your home you are indeed making a great choice. Not only for the environment but for your personal economy as well. But it's not always easy to start with a new thing.
Eco living: the Leicestershire home that powers itself
Eco living: the Leicestershire home that powers itself - "Traditional rooftop solar panels are joined by more experimental technology including “solar walls”, which preheat air before it is pumped into the home’s ventilation system, and an “Earth Energy Bank”, which stores excess summer heat in super-insulated underground pipes, releasing it during the winter."