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TruexCullins Architecture + Interior Design
5 Reviews
Enivronmentally Friendly
Ideabooks1,622
Questions4
Is this home in South Farm Heinsburg VT
What type of solar panels are these and where can i buy them?
I would like a metal roof and solar panels on my home being built in Arizona
project. Net zero homes are becoming the new target to reach for. I would think the climate in SLC would be a good match for that.
I do appreciate your effort in trying to help me:) I will look into these publications. Just found out Salt Lake city had their first zero energy home built in August
Home Power Magazine or Environmental Building News (EBN) These two magazines are, in my opinion, the best sources for serious technical questions and answers.
I would like a metal roof and solar panels on my home being built in Arizona” “What about this for roof? Photovoltaic strips on metal.” “solar panel seemed into a metal roof” “Or you may see thin film
“solar panels in metal roof” — ermjlh
Modern Exterior
Ideabooks8,849
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How are the solar panels supported and what output would they generate
How durable are solar panels ? We have sofball size hail here in OK
are those solar panels for roof hangover
Solar panels can be put anywhere on your home.
use of solar panels as an overhang, allows outdoor
Solar panels as overhang and glass garage door
using solar panels - as a visual and functional
How it works: Solar panels are photovoltaic (PV) cells. In a nutshell, these special batteries harness sunlight, transform it into energy, then send that energy to an inverter, which converts it into electricity to power the home.
Like the location of the solar panels.
solar also acting as sun and rain overhang
install additional wiring, and panel placement is key to building an efficient system. So this is one that’s best left for the pros.Explore modern solar home designs
“solar panel patio cover” — kgeorge22
GO LOGIC
1 Review
The GO Home Passive House
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Passive House–certified home in Maine, 12th certified in U.S.; USGBC Residential Project of the Year Award 2011; EcoHome Magazine Design Merit Award, 2011; TreeHugger, Best Passive House of the Year Award 2012 photo by Trent Bell
The 1,500 sq. ft. GO Home offers two story living with a combined kitchen/living/dining space on the main level and three bedrooms with full bath on the upper level. Amenities include covered entry porch, kitchen pantry, powder room, mud room and laundry closet. LEED Platinum certification; 1st Passive
What are the specs for the solar panels? Output, brand, etc. How much power do they put in to the grid at a given time(full sunny day versus cloudy)?
Any suggestions for finding a bank that is passive solar friendly?
“little porch, shape of house is similar to ours, roof looks good” — athenssteph
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RD Architecture, LLC
9 Reviews
Solar Home
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Electric solar system, solar hot water heater, solar pool heater and geothermal A/C system.
Both PV and solar water heating
Solar energy can do two things for your home: •It can provide power, in the form of solar energy converted to electricity, or •It can heat water, through direct or indirect solar radiation. Panels that provide
roof showing both PV panels and solar panels
Old style, new look and solar!
Here is another example of a roof with both PV panels and solar thermal panels. Can you tell which is which?
“Here is another example of a roof with both PV panels and solar thermal panels. Can you tell which i” — papooo
KGA Studio Architects
Passive House
Ideabooks185
Questions1
in this room (and throughout the house).Another reason sunny yellow fits the house so well is that the home uses passive solar, harnessing the sun's energy for power. Check out more passive solar homes
“Frosted windows” — kottley
Contemporary Exterior
Ideabooks518
Questions1
passive solar home-not too modern to be charning
The finished home is quite traditional in appearance, belying the fact that the home is on the cutting edge of technology and design.
this is the home from the diagrams
finished house for two previous drawings of solar angles
From Houzz.. "quite traditional in appearance" Solar home
Not all LEED homes have to be modern and sleek!
The finished home is quite traditional in appearance, belying the fact that the home is on the cutting edge of technology and design.
“Roof” — gaildzammit
Kipnis Architecture + Planning
19 Reviews
Rear elevation of Glencoe solar LEED Platinum home
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Rear elevation of Glencoe solar LEED Platinum home
The rear view of the house shows the standing seam metal roof set at an optimal angle for the solar thermal panels. Barely visible to the left is the other roof form, set at a lower angle for the PV panels. The overhangs are designed for winter sun penetration and summer shading. Photo Credit: Kipnis
Solar heating system on the roof: how does it work equipment and cost
There are two types of solar panels on this home - one for electric power (photovoltaic panels) and the other set for solar thermal panels to heat water. The panels that you see in the photo above are the solar thermal panels. If you look carefully in the distance, on the second sloped roof, you can
“Solar panel” — kburrowes
Palo Santo Designs LLC
3 Reviews
Contemporary Country Home
Ideabooks356
Questions1
Solar cells/water heater & water collection.
I want solar panels but they look kinda tacky
solar home - contemporary country
Solar mounted on metal roof
The solar panels--even
simple lines.....and solar panels
solar panels to save energy
Contemporary Country Home
solar panels...Solar power...like the solar...Paneles solares...Solar panels!...Energía solar...Solar roof...solar panels
“Solar cells/water heater & water collection.” — casper2884
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