19 Apr '11, 7am

Echo Delivers More than Solar Electric PV: California-based EchoFirst, formerly known as PVT Solar, makes an in...

Echo Delivers More than Solar Electric PV: California-based EchoFirst, formerly known as PVT Solar, makes an in...

California-based EchoFirst, formerly known as PVT Solar, makes an interesting Echo solar system that I noticed locally on the Solaris homes (Style A /Style B ) in Daybreak, Utah. It’s the kind of system that could work wonders for a lot of homes because Echo delivers more than just electricity from photovoltaic panels. Echo captures air from under the panels to provide home heating, home cooling, water heating, and fresh air ventilation.

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2011/04/echo-delivers-thermal-...

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Could the California Aqueduct Turn Into a Solar...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Apr '11, 7pm

In Wednesday’s Times, I wrote about start-up companies developing solar panel arrays that float on water . The companies s...

Could the California Aqueduct Turn Into a Solar...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Apr '11, 7pm

In Wednesday’s Times, I wrote about start-up companies developing solar panel arrays that float on water . The companies s...

Green: Could the California Aqueduct Turn Into ...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Apr '11, 7pm

In Wednesday’s Times, I wrote about start-up companies developing solar panel arrays that float on water . The companies s...

“Intense Magnification” Could Produce Solar Power without Solar Cells

“Intense Magnification” Could Produce Solar Pow...

cleantechnica.com 21 Apr '11, 4pm

According to the Michigan team, a magnetic solar battery would involve far less engineering than conventional semiconducto...

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grist.org 18 Apr '11, 11pm

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Organic PV Not Ready for Primetime | Renewable Energy News Article

Organic PV Not Ready for Primetime | Renewable ...

renewableenergyworld.com 20 Apr '11, 3pm

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Mammoth Solar PV Plant Planned for California

sustainablebusiness.com 15 Apr '11, 6pm

Renewable energy developers Pegasus Energy announced they intend to build a 400-megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic (PV) plan...

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Creating Standard Software Models for Solar PV:...

renewableenergyworld.com 15 Apr '11, 1pm

One of my regular themes here is that there are more ways to look at improvements in solar efficiency other than the raw p...

Solar firms file for judicial review against fe...

businessgreen.com 19 Apr '11, 10am

A group of 11 solar firms filed a claim in the High Court late yesterday, seeking a judicial review against energy and cli...

SolarNexus Dropping Solar’s “Soft Costs” #FPG #Solar

SolarNexus Dropping Solar’s “Soft Costs” #FPG #...

greentechmedia.com 20 Apr '11, 4pm

reported in a recent white paper for the DOE that $0.50 per watt can be saved in residential solar installations simply by...

Westinghouse Solar Launches First Large Format ...

renewableenergyworld.com 19 Apr '11, 1pm

Westinghouse Solar's new AC panel has been designed from the ground up to meet the needs of residential rooftop installers...

Transparent Photovoltaic Cells Turn Windows Int...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Apr '11, 7pm

A new class of transparent photovoltaic cells has been developed that can turn an ordinary windowpane into a solar panel w...

Transparent Photovoltaic Cells Turn Windows Int...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Apr '11, 7pm

A new class of transparent photovoltaic cells has been developed that can turn an ordinary windowpane into a solar panel w...