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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 46. 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:
    --
  2. 47. Optrel Helios Welding Helmet (00:45)

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

  3. 48. Integrated PV Panels (02:17)

    This European system seals and mounts PV modules in a solar roofing shell.

  4. 49. Landscape Architecture (02:25)

    Landscape architecture can play a great role in a home's energy efficiency.

  5. 50. Solar Landscape Lighting (01:27)

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

  6. 51. Home Energy Saving (20:00)

    Contractor Matt Blashaw discovers how insulation is made.

  7. 52. Aerogel (02:20)

    Aerogel is a highly efficient and tranlucent home insulating material.

  8. 53. 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
  9. 54. Solar Tube (00:48)

    Here are tips for successfully installing a solar tube skylight.

  10. 55. PV Louvers (02:21)

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

  11. 56. The Canopy (01:55)

    This system enables solar technologies to be installed on existing homes.

  12. 57. Shady Structures (40:00)

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

  13. 58. Motion Control PV Panels (02:06)

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

  14. 59. Zero Energy Home Building (03:53)

    Discover how a home builder is building zero energy homes.

  15. 60. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

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

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