Latest Passive solar building design Stories

2014-07-10 12:22:20

Will Expedite Solar Sales, Help Drive Partner Revenues & Scale Sungevity's Business OAKLAND, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungevity, Inc., a recognized leader in the global solar market, today announced the first technology capable of generating residential solar installation quotes instantly based on nothing more than a street address. The company's new Instant Solar Quote (Instant iQuote) tool is being piloted at select Lowe's stores in California. Sungevity has been...

2014-05-28 23:13:25

Priority Energy adds affordably priced, passive-house certified (PHIUS) windows by Intus to their energy efficiency product mix. Priced for the everyday builder, these high performance windows will lower energy consumption, improve indoor air quality and increase the comfort level in all homes. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Priority Energy recently added the European-made Intus window line to their selection of energy efficiency products and services. Until now, windows of this...

2014-05-27 23:13:48

TRA Snow and Sun’s new elevated solar mounting design for non-south facing home enables homeowner to qualify for rebate and can be used on future similar projects American Fork, UT (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Robco Electric, Inc. of Las Vegas, Nevada, was faced with a difficult solar panel design. Their residential customer wanted to qualify for a rebate from NV Power for a photovoltaic solar system on his house. One of NV Power's requirements was that the solar panels face no more than 70...

2013-05-07 23:30:01

Eye-catching solar structures by Spotlight Solar have been installed in front of a new LEED Platinum school, highlighting leadership in green building with solar design. Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Spotlight Solar has announced the installation of its striking solar design structures at a new school pioneering the latest in green building techniques. The school will go beyond net-zero energy by making more energy than it uses. Sandy Grove Middle School will open this year as the...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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