"Convert Your Home to Solar Energy" covers planning, installing, operating and maintaining a residential solar energy system, as well as all the relevant solar technologies, including solar space and water heating, photovoltaic electricity and secondary uses such as pool heating. Read an excerpt from "Convert Your Home to Solar Energy" on active solar space heating systems for the home.
SolTech Energy: Nothing says "afterthought" like a rectangle of solar panels slapped onto the roof of a house with no visual relationship with the rest of the structure. Swedish company SolTech Energy brings solar in a different direction with their roofing tiles, made from ordinary glass in the shape of (gasp) ordinary roofing tiles. Why has no one thought of this sooner?
Solar pool heaters actually last longer than other models and have no operating costs! Check out this infographic from a solar energy company in Florida to learn about solar electric power and how it can benefit a home or business.
Homeowners Should Act Now to Get Home Solar for Little to $0 Down
A little-known government program called the Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit helps put solar on your home. Learn how to reduce your utility payments by hundreds of dollars per year before the tax credit expires!