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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 31. Thermal Blocks Wall (02:07)

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

  2. 32. Optrel Helios Welding Helmet (00:45)

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

  3. 33. Motion Control PV Panels (02:06)

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

  4. 34. Solar Landscape Lighting (01:27)

    Learn from a pro and get advice for installing solar lighting.

  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:
    --
  6. 36. 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
  7. 37. 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
  8. 38. Front Yard Curb Appeal (00:01:47)

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

  9. 39. Wind Turbines (01:52)

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

  10. 40. Lincoln Vista Welding Helmet (01:41)

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

  11. 41. Solar Village (03:53)

    Find out how solar power at home can work just as well as electricity.

  12. 42. 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
  13. 43. PV Louvers (02:21)

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

  14. 44. Bamboo I-Beams (01:44)

    I-beams made from bamboo are a strong & sustainable building component.

  15. 45. Outdoor Solar Spa Design (00:01:57)

    Let the sunshine and the hot spa days begin: the solar spa's ready to roll!

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