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Photovoltaic (solar power) roof tiles that look like regular slate tiles.


Elon Musk is getting into Architecture now - Architecture Lab Elon Musks latest venture is closer to home than his rockets. In a recent earnings call he announced that SolarCity his solar power company is developing a solar roof. This represents Musks first real foray into architecture-scale systems. via Pocket IFTTT Pocket September 09 2016 at 08:04AM

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Serbian Park Becomes Greener with Solar-Powered Charging Station

The Black Tree - a solar powered mobile phone charger, by Serbian designer Miloš Milivojevic for the Strawberry Energy company, which invented the first public solar charger for mobile phones. This installation is just one way the city of Belgrade is trying to remind the public of ways we can tap into the sun's energy

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SolTech's Beautiful Glass Roof Tiles Heat Your Home With Solar Energy

Glass Housewarming Tiles by SolTech Energy : Made of ordinary glass, the slick looking tiles are installed on top of a black nylon canvas with air slots below which absorbs sunlight, heating the indoors as well as being used to heat water.


Goal Zero - They have entire solar kits that you simply put in place and begin using. No wiring necessary. There are many other companies out there that offer similar solutions as well. A setup like this, depending on your personal or household power usage could power up all of your devices. You could also place a large one on the side of the house where most power is consumed and a smaller one in the kitchen for example where less energy will be used but still needed.


This is a nice way to get solar panels installed without the huge upfront cost! Solar Panels for Your Home - Residential Solar Power Systems - SolarCity