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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 16. Great Outdoors (20:00)

    Chris Grundy tests some versatile tools for all seasons.

  2. 17. Solar Panel Effeciency (02:07)

    This system uses rainwater to cool PV panels for greater effeciency.

  3. 18. Optrel Helios Welding Helmet (00:45)

    The Optrel Helios Welding Helmet features a solar-powered darkening filter.

  4. 19. PV Louvers (02:21)

    Solar panels are incorporated into louvers on this house's exterior facade.

  5. 20. Absorption Chiller (02:20)

    Using solar collectors & the energy from heated water to cool your house.

  6. 21. Lincoln Vista Welding Helmet (01:41)

    Lincoln Vista's welding helmet auto-darkens each time you light your torch.

  7. 22. Solar Address Numbers (00:00:52)

    Solar address numbers soak up the sun all day to stay lit up all night.

  8. 23. How to Install Landscaping Lights

    Solar-powered lights are a good option when there's no electrical source nearby.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  9. 24. Installing Solar Window Film (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for installing solar window film.

  10. 25. How to Install an Outdoor Shower

    Ed Del Grande from Ed the Plumber, demonstrates how to install an outdoor shower complete with a solar water heater.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  11. 26. Advances in Roof Solar Panels (00:01:00)

    See how far technology has come in moving you toward energy independence.

  12. 27. Thermal Blocks Wall (02:07)

    This unique glass block design functions as a thermal wall in the home.

  13. 28. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

    Enhance your home's exterior appearance with these landscape lighting tips.

  14. 29. Solar-Powered Rock Spotlight (00:00:51)

    No cords. No batteries. Just lovely, natural-looking outdoor lighting.

  15. 30. Greenhouse Basics (04:26)

    Extend your gardening season by building a pre-fabricated greenhouse.

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