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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 31. Sun-Powered Ford C-Max Hybrid (00:00:28)

    Ford's new hybrid concept car, the C-Max, runs off the power of the sun.

  2. 32. How to Install a Solar-Powered Attic Fan

    An attic fan can help reduce heat inside a home and overall cooling costs. These step-by-step instructions show how to install a solar-...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 33. Eco-Friendly Home (01:58)

    Eco-friendly improvements to your home mean big savings on utilites.

  4. 34. Solar Tube (00:48)

    Here are tips for successfully installing a solar tube skylight.

  5. 35. 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:
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  6. 36. 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
  7. 37. Home Energy Saving (20:00)

    Contractor Matt Blashaw discovers how insulation is made.

  8. 38. Solarizing Soil (02:18)

    Reduce disease in your garden by solarizing your soil. .

  9. 39. Solar-Powered Rock Spotlight (00:00:51)

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

  10. 40. Motion Control PV Panels (02:06)

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

  11. 41. 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
  12. 42. Smart House System (02:24)

    Using Smart House technology, home dwellers can manage energy usage.

  13. 43. Front Yard Curb Appeal (00:01:47)

    Enhance your home's curb appeal with low-voltage lighting or a fountain.

  14. 44. Energy-Efficient Homes (02:22)

    Pulte Homes is building money-saving features into a new development.

  15. 45. Great Outdoors (20:00)

    Chris Grundy tests some versatile tools for all seasons.

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