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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 16. Motion Control PV Panels (02:06)

    Retractable panels on the roof reduce the demands on the HVAC system.

  2. 17. Green Wall (01:48)

    A green wall is vertically mounted system of plants that filter rainwater.

  3. 18. Geothermal System (02:16)

    This house uses geothermal mass to store heat energy in heating & cooling.

  4. 19. Solar Lights (01:00)

    A DIY Basic about accentuating outdoor living space with solar lighting.

  5. 20. Wind Turbines (01:52)

    Wind turbines make use of wind power to generate energy for the home.

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

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

  7. 22. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

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

  8. 23. Top Three Solar Greenovations

    DIY Network shows you the best solar products you can use on your next home improvement project.

  9. 24. Solar Lights (01:00)

    A DIY Basic about accentuating outdoor living space with solar lighting.

  10. 25. Absorption Chiller (02:20)

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

  11. 26. How to Use Solarization to Keep Soil in Great Shape

    Solarization employs plastic to heat up the soil, eliminating garden pests and diseases that overwinter in the soil.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 27. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

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

  13. 28. Create a Solar Powered Shed

    Install a solar panel on your workshop to power your tools.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 29. How to Install an Exterior Solar Panel

    Use these step-by-step instructions to wire and fully install a 1-kilowatt stand-alone system.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $10,000 - $15,000
    Difficulty:
    --
  15. 30. Solar Tube (00:48)

    Here are tips for successfully installing a solar tube skylight.

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