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Swimming Pool Solar Panel System

Using solar energy to heat your swimming pool can have many benefits. You can use your swimming pool practically all the time, or enjoy it for almost any season, not to mention the prevented emissions of the greenhouse gas and the energy saved by not using a conventional pool heater. This inexhaustible source you can [&hellip

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Roof Solar Shingles a Practical Alternative to Installing Solar Panels on Your Home Roof

You are considering installing a solar energy system for your home but you are a little scared about the complexity of solar panel installation or you do not like their aesthetic look on your home roof. Today you have another option, solar roof shingles. Homeowners are increasingly considering solar alternative to the conventional energy. Living [&hellip

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How Much Does Solar Energy Can Cost You?

I think everyone would like to own his electricity and installing a “Solar Electric System” is a smart solution. It can save money and it is environmentally friendly. However, there is an impediment. Installation of a Residential Solar System is quite expensive. Not as expensive as 20 years ago, when for a Residential Solar System [&hellip

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Solar Cooling for Your Home

Sun can be used not only for energy production or heating but also for cooling your home in the hot summer days. Today, solar cooling can be achieved by three methods: 1. Passive Solar Cooling 2. Solar Thermal Cooling 3. Photovoltaic Cooling Magnificent Modern Contemporary Prefab Homes, Modular Houses (video) 1. Passive Solar Cooling Passive [&hellip

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How to Run Your House with Solar Power

Can I run my home with solar power and be independent from grid electricity (ESKOM)? More and more people are beginning to ask this question. The answer is “Yes” but unless you have $20K (US) or more to invest, running a typical household “off grid” is not possible. ESKOM supplied electricity is relatively cheap with [&hellip

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