Category Archives: solar panels on roof

Making co-owned buildings energy efficient: a EU lab in Rome
13 Nov
1:59

Making co-owned buildings energy efficient: a EU lab in Rome

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Disabled Marine gets new roof for Veterans Day
13 Nov
4:29

Disabled Marine gets new roof for Veterans Day

Workmen install solar panel on a roof. Ă— Disabled Marine gets new roof for Veterans Day Workmen install solar panel on a roof. SAN DIEGO – A local disabled veteran received a new solar roof for Veterans Day thanks to dozens of volunteers and a local solar company. Paul Dugas held […]

How solar panels could cool our homes while harvesting energy
12 Nov
11:29

How solar panels could cool our homes while harvesting energy

The top layer harvests solar energy, the bottom cools. Photo: Linda Cicero, Stanford News One day, rooftop solar panels could pull double-duty: harvesting energy from the Sun while also cooling the house below. Scientists have created a device that combines two technologies to do exactly that. And while it’s an […]

Melodrama in Oceano gets a major upgrade with ‘huge’ new building
12 Nov
10:00

Melodrama in Oceano gets a major upgrade with ‘huge’ new building

A massive building project is nearing completion in downtown Oceano. The 14,000-square-foot, two-story structure, located at 1827 Front St., will serve as a new box office and rehearsal space for the Great American Melodrama and Vaudeville, according to a news release. The building will also house administrative offices and design […]

1850s church gets upgrade after wind tears off roof
12 Nov
12:38

1850s church gets upgrade after wind tears off roof

By The Associated Press GOSHEN — A more than 160-year-old northern Indiana church has gotten a face-lift four years after a windstorm tore off its roof, leaving it in danger of demolition. St. John’s Lutheran Church was built in the early 1850s just west of Goshen with separate entrances for […]

Energy-independent smart homes on horizon
12 Nov
10:59

Energy-independent smart homes on horizon

Cortez development will raise stakes on environmentally friendly construction PALMETTO — A nondescript collection of warehouses stretches down a narrow and easily overlooked street here. Few businesses display identifying signs, lending the industrial zone an aura of secrecy. One warehouse with sheets of brown paper covering the windows is the […]

Towers shopping centre now run on solar energy
12 Nov
9:21

Towers shopping centre now run on solar energy

Towers shopping centre has unlocked its roof’s potential. Nicolas Christofides, chairperson of Newinvest144 that manages Towers, said after much consultation and weighing up the options, the decision was taken to power the shopping centre through solar energy. And now, several months down the line and 2444 panels on the roof later producing […]

Briefs
12 Nov
1:20

Briefs

Students learn how to react to violence EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern University has created a video this fall to help prepare students, staff and faculty on how to respond to a situation of active violence. The eight-minute video simulates a shooter on the Evanston campus, and portrays students, faculty and […]

1850s Indiana church gets upgrade after windstorm tore off its roof
11 Nov
7:08

1850s Indiana church gets upgrade after windstorm tore off its roof

GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) – A more than 160-year-old northern Indiana church has gotten a face-lift four years after a windstorm tore off its roof, leaving it in danger of demolition. St. John’s Lutheran Church was built in the early 1850s just west of Goshen with separate entrances for men […]

Solar, water sources help Derry Township clan bypass power grid
11 Nov
1:39

Solar, water sources help Derry Township clan bypass power grid

Updated 2 hours ago The Urcheks aren’t living completely off the grid. But they’re getting there. Late family patriarch Pete Urchek started the trend decades ago when he combined old and new technologies for an independent power supply for his farmhouse on Gray Station Road in Derry Township. An early […]

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