Sunny and shadow side of the solar roof

  Fancy turning your house into a power factory? Surely, solar panels are an option, but how about a two-in-one green energy producing roof cover? Debuting in Colorado in 2011, solar roof tiles have been conquering households and commercial buildings alike. The same as photovoltaic panels, solar tiles harness sun’s energy to generate power. Additionally, […]

Solar Carport Serves Multiple Purposes For Bakersfield Medical Clinic

solarindustrymag: The Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center (CBCC) in Bakersfield, Calif., has been providing care for cancer patients for decades. Now known as the West Coast’s biggest free-standing cancer center, CBCC has benefited from a solar carport system for the past couple of years. Built in partnership between Baja Carports and Cenergy Power, the project […]

Europe could generate a quarter of its energy demand with rooftop panels.

Bloomberg: Europeans can massively expand low-cost solar generation just by tapping the space over their heads. That’s the conclusion of researchers who used satellite imagery, electricity prices and lending data to assess the untapped energy potential of Europe’s buildings. Rooftop area three times the size Luxembourg is available and could economically supply almost a quarter […]