Category Archives: solar panels for pools

Solar-powered home takes advantage of cooling ocean breezes in Los Angeles – Inhabitat
15 Jun
10:10

Solar-powered home takes advantage of cooling ocean breezes in Los Angeles – Inhabitat

Crafted to embrace spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, the Ziering Residence is defined by its dramatically curved architecture and walls of glass. Local practice SPF: architects designed the contemporary house that’s perched high in the Pacific Palisades neighborhood of Los Angeles and engineered to take advantage of passive systems, […]

Dive in… outdoors! Try one of our top ten British lidos – Daily Mail
15 Jun
9:27

Dive in… outdoors! Try one of our top ten British lidos – Daily Mail

Dive in… outdoors! Are you tempted to celebrate summer with an open-air dip? Then try one of our top ten British lidos Cumbria punches above its weight for outdoor pools – it has five At Chagford pool in Devon, the water comes from the local river and is warmed  Refurbed […]

Could Floating Cities Help People Adapt to Rising Sea Levels? – TheInertia.com
15 Jun
8:48

Could Floating Cities Help People Adapt to Rising Sea Levels? – TheInertia.com

Might this be far in our future? Image: 24Novembers / shutterstock By end of the century, rising seas will flood more than 500 coastal cities, affecting 1.5 billion people worldwide. Some estimates predict surging sea level rise of two meters by 2100. Countries like Kiribati, a nation of low lying […]

Could Floating Cities Help People Adapt to Rising Sea Levels? – TheInertia.com
15 Jun
8:47

Could Floating Cities Help People Adapt to Rising Sea Levels? – TheInertia.com

Might this be far in our future? Image: 24Novembers / shutterstock By end of the century, rising seas will flood more than 500 coastal cities, affecting 1.5 billion people worldwide. Some estimates predict surging sea level rise of two meters by 2100. Countries like Kiribati, a nation of low lying […]

China’s space solar power station could offer “inexhaustible clean energy” – Dezeen
15 Jun
8:25

China’s space solar power station could offer “inexhaustible clean energy” – Dezeen

China is planning to build the world’s first solar power station in space to provide “inexhaustible clean energy”, according to reports. Researchers at the China Academy of Space Technology claim they are already testing the technology and intend to build the station by 2050, according to an article in the […]

Luxury resort bans gadgets at swimming pool to create guest ‘haven’ – Engadget
15 Jun
5:31

Luxury resort bans gadgets at swimming pool to create guest ‘haven’ – Engadget

Sponsored Links The “River Pool” at Ayana Resort & Spa. Ayana Look, as great as it is to have all these fancy laptops and smartphones around us, sometimes we can become too attached to them. And when you’re on vacation, you just have to find a way to break free […]

California Becomes First State to Mandate Solar Power for New Homes – KTLA Los Angeles
15 Jun
3:12

California Becomes First State to Mandate Solar Power for New Homes – KTLA Los Angeles

Luminalt solar installers Pam Quan, left, and Walter Morales, right, install solar panels on the roof of a home on May 9, 2018, in San Francisco. (Credit: Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) Ă— California Becomes First State to Mandate Solar Power for New Homes Luminalt solar installers Pam Quan, left, and […]

15 Jun
12:01

GE, Juhl Energy Build Wind-Solar Hybrid Project In Minnesota – North American Windpower

The GE 2.0-116 rotor being lifted in place. Juhl Energy, GE Renewable Energy and Bank of America are partnering for what they call the U.S.’ first commercial, integrated solar-wind hybrid power generation project. Minnesota-based Juhl Energy developed the 2 MW, community-based renewable energy project to provide locally generated energy to the […]

14 Jun
11:59

Learning to live on water – Dhaka Tribune

Could floating cities help people adapt to rising sea levels? By the end of the century, rising seas will flood more than 500 coastal cities, affecting 1.5 billion people worldwide. Some estimates predict the surging sea level rise of two metres by 2100. Countries like Kiribati, a nation of low […]

Solar on all new homes could help meet SA’s environmental challenges – mySanAntonio.com
14 Jun
8:44

Solar on all new homes could help meet SA’s environmental challenges – mySanAntonio.com

By Emma Pabst, For the Express-News Published 12:00 am CST, Sunday, March 3, 2019 Solar panels are installed on a home in Sunnyvale, Calif. San Antonio should follow California’s example and require solar panels on all new homes. Solar panels are installed on a home in Sunnyvale, Calif. San Antonio should […]