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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 46. Energy-Efficient Homes (02:22)

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

  2. 47. Shady Structures (40:00)

    The Bekdahls have a backyard that takes a beating from full sun all day.

  3. 48. 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
  4. 49. 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
  5. 50. Advances in Roof Solar Panels (00:01:00)

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

  6. 51. Zero Energy Home Building (03:53)

    Discover how a home builder is building zero energy homes.

  7. 52. Pond Energy Efficiency (00:57)

    Here are ways to keep your pond from taking a bite out of your power bill.

  8. 53. Smart House System (02:24)

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

  9. 54. Lincoln Vista Welding Helmet (01:41)

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

  10. 55. Advances in Roof Solar Panels (00:01:00)

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

  11. 56. Desiccant Waterfall (02:20)

    More than just an aesthetic feature, this waterfall is a dehumidifier.

  12. 57. Solar Lights (01:00)

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

  13. 58. Green Wall (01:48)

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

  14. 59. Solar Panel Effeciency (02:07)

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

  15. 60. Aerogel (02:20)

    Aerogel is a highly efficient and tranlucent home insulating material.

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