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Kate S.
Kate S. • 2 years ago

SolTech Energy: Nothing says "afterthought" like a rectangle of solar panels slapped onto the roof of a house with no visual relationship with the rest of the structure. Swedish company SolTech Energy brings solar in a different direction with their roofing tiles, made from ordinary glass in the shape of (gasp) ordinary roofing tiles. Why has no one thought of this sooner? The attractive tiles--which heat pockets of air that in turn heat water--were named "Hottest New Material 2010" by a ...

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