Latest Solar architecture Stories

2012-09-30 23:00:04

The Living Light house, the University of Tennessee´s entry to the Department of Energy´s Solar Decathlon, sponsored in part by Steelform USA, Steel Building Products, is being honored by the Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC. “We provided the floor joists, roof trusses for reduced sound and wall studs for thermal performance of the Delta stud," says Rick Godwin, principal of Steelform USA. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 01, 2012 The Living Light house, the University of...

2012-08-30 23:02:09

Florida Building Commission updates its building codes every few years to protect Florida residents from hurricanes. Now U.S. Sunlight roof mounted products are approved by Florida Building Commission to comply with its most updated building codes. Incline Village, NV (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 As many builders and remodelers are aware, it is imperative to install green, energy efficient products that have been tested to stand up to the toughest conditions. U.S. Sunlight´s mission is to...

2012-05-28 23:01:19

A professionally installed Metal Roofing System will significantly lower electricity and gas bill costs associated with cooling a home or business, while reducing the need to run air conditioning during those hot summer months. (PRWEB) May 28, 2012 With the recession constricting finances, homeowners are searching for ways to reduce energy costs especially now that Summer is here and air conditioning systems will be turned on to keep cool. However, summertime in New Hampshire, Maine and...

2012-04-21 23:01:45

One Stop Green completes a solar photovoltaic install for a 3.86kW system in Piney Point, Texas that includes expansion for additional modules. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 21, 2012 After conducting an initial site survey and identifying the ideal area for a solar photovoltaic system, One Stop Green, an online retailer for energy efficient products and installer of solar photovoltaic systems for residential and commercial properties, has completed the installation of a 3.86kW system, which...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'