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Tesla solar roof
Renewable Energy

The Tesla Solar Roof price and release date

...Solar Roof hit the news last year on the heels of their Powerwall home battery , both of which brought a lot of great attention to home solar power generation. ...

Tesla Solar Panel Special Offer USA September 2019
Renewable Energy

Solar Panels Special Offer from Tesla in US - September 2019!

...Solar product about a month ago across the US, which lets home owners rent solar panels out with no long-term contract or upfront costs. In the “Rent solar” pro...

2019 Renewables produced more Electric than Coal, Gas, Oil
Renewable Energy

In 2019, renewable energy sources produced more power in the US than fossil fuels

...solar power for the next seven years. The state of California announced that starting in 2020, all new homes will need to include at least some solar panels t...

Smart Homes of the Future, Survey reveals what Adults & Kids think sustainable
Innovation

The Future of Smart Homes, a recent survey explores how our homes will change to respond to climate change

...solar power or wind power Solar panel paint and solar panel windows to capture the sun’s natural energy to be used within the house Windows that change shad...

The Top Construction Trends for USA & Canada in 2021!
Climate Change

Our Top Home Building Trends for 2021!

...Solar Roof will be a game changer for home solar power generation and charging EVs at home Important note about the impact of electric cars on climate emi...

Bosco Verticale, The World's First Vertical Forest
Architecture

Bosco Verticale, the world's first vertical forest

...solar panels will supply the majority of energy. The towers will also employ one of the simplest passive solar designs , the use of deciduous trees to assist ...

Energy efficiency

Vancouver tests Passive House efficiency with the Ice Box Challenge

...solar heat absorption with south facing windows, plus high levels of insulation and an extremely airtight building envelope. When designed and built with these ...

Renewable Energy - Houston goes for 100% green
Renewable Energy

City of Houston to be powered with 100% renewable energy

...solar facility in Texas that is dedicated to providing power to city operations. “This announcement is a shining example of how the Houston Climate Action Pla...

Heat Reflective Paint for Roofs & Walls, Does it Work?
Products and Materials

A new reflective paint can reduce energy consumption & lower cooling bills

...solar reflective index) What is new about this is that it is a doubled-layer paint, so it has heat reflective qualities but it is not limited to white. This...

A building made from K-Tect’s foam and steel structural insulated pane
Products and Materials

A New High Performance Wall System Makes Inroads Into the Ottawa Construction Market

...solar design, airtight building envelope and no thermal bridging, this family enjoys an energy-efficient home with superior indoor air quality. Structural Insul...

Sky Group to open carbon neutral film studio by 2022
Climate Change

Media giant Sky set to build carbon neutral film studio just outside London, UK

...solar panels , convert to using electric vehicles , and have enough battery storage for 25% of it’s power consumption. The development at Elstree, near London...