On display at Igloofest in Montreal, the Celsius solar igloo is an artistic demonstration of solar heating.
Solar air heaters are fairly easy to make or affordable to buy and offer a quick payback.
Choosing the right solar thermal water heater system
Just as a regular battery stores electrical energy, a thermal battery stores heat. Solar heat can be collected, stored and distributed later as needed.
With a southern orientation and well placed windows, passive solar homes can potentially reduce heating requirements by an easy 25% without adding any cost.
It has been estimated that the sun provides as much energy in 15 minutes as humans use in a year. By taking advantage of that with heating and electrical gen...
The energy efficiency of your home is greatly affected by doors and windows, so choose well. Here are some tips about what to look for and what to avoid.
The first home in British Columbia to meet international Passive House Standards will also double as affordable housing for Whistler families, proving that b...
The flat plate solar thermal collector from Viessmann has a modulating collector to prevent overheating.
Comparing the performance of air source and ground source heat pumps at the Living City Campus Archetype Sustainable House.
Solariums and sunrooms in cold climates will not add heat to a homes as commonly thought.