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from This Old House

Solar Shingles

OP: Solar Shingles, I would love these in my next house!! Along with a solar driveway #noshoving #usethesun

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from HubPages

Get Off the Grid Now #1: Build Your Own Expandable Solar Power System

The system I'm providing doesn't include wind or generator, but you can add these things later

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from Knowledge Weighs Nothing

30+ Different DIY Cabin Plans (& Earth Bag Houses) And Ideas

No house payments and no utility bills, that’s the dream, right? Well maybe that dream isn’t as far fetched as you might think! The video above shows how one guy built a cabin for $2000, drilled his own well and installed a solar power system…

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A great way to save money on utility bills is to use solar power for your home. One item that can really be useful is to have a solar thermal water heater.

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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.

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from Common Sense Homesteading

Solar Emergency Gear - Lights, Power, Radios, and Ovens

Solar emergency gear isn't just for summer or warm climate areas. The new generation of solar gadgets and tools can be used year round - even in cold temps.

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How solar panels work, and the benefits of going solar. #Infographic
from Inhabitat

INFOGRAPHIC: Learn how solar panels work and the benefits of going solar

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