TOKYO — Japan will never restart any of its atomic reactors. Why? Because Japan pays $0.53 kwh to solar homeowners who sell surplus solar onto the grid. This money is motivating more and more young [More]
This is a general overview of how I built my 14×14 solar cabin for under $2000. For complete step-by-step directions, videos, and more project plans including how to install solar power, drill your own well, [More]
The SURE HOUSE started with a simple question: how can we design a home which both reduces its energy use and adapts to the realities of a changing, more extreme climate. Our answer emerged as [More]
The Pepperwood is one of Lennar’s newest single-story floorplans and features a spacious great room and dining area off the kitchen, perfect for entertaining! Enjoy relaxing in the large master suite and nicely sized secondary [More]
This is episode 1 of the Ecohome building guide, documenting how to build super-insulated energy efficient homes.
Washington, D.C, is getting closer to the sun – but not in the way you might think. Solar panels on rooftops are gaining popularity in the U.S. capital – and not just among the wealthy. [More]
Mike Oehler lived for over 30 years in an underground home that he built for $50 (and expanded for $500) on his land in Northern Idaho near the Canadian border. Now in his seventies his [More]
How to make a water heater with big plastic (PET) bottles. Inside each bottle there is a 3.5 meteres piece of 4 mm drip watering tubing. This heater takes advantage of the greenhouse effect inside [More]
Take a tour with Quentin Branch, owner of Rammed Earth Solar Homes, Inc. located in Oracle, Arizona. Quentin shows you his new rammed earth compound in progress, positioning for best solar exposure, water capture and [More]
DIY Home Made Solar Circulating Water Heater. 12-10ft x1in and 24- 1in el’s PVC. Circulating solar water heater. If you like What you see please give it a thumbs up.
Smart Solar Homes is the Authorized Channel Partner of Canadian Solar Inc. in Kerala. We provide both Mono-Crystalline and Polycrystalline panels. Our new Canadian Solar ELPS Modules have a Cell Efficiency of 21.1% . All [More]
More people in the United States are installing solar panels in their homes for electric power. The cost can be expensive, so some neighborhoods have formed community groups to help homeowners save money. The first [More]