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Solar Architecture and Green Building


Desalination Solar Structure Rendering

The Teatro Agua Solar Desalination Plant is proposed by Grimshaw Architects for Canary Islands in Spain. It has a series of evaporators and condensers, using the heat of the sun to produce potable water from seawater. The design incorporates a desalination method with a publicly accessible venue for the performing arts.  ©2011 Grimshaw Architects




Desalination Using the Power of the Sun

Solar desalination is a technique to remove salts from water - usually seawater - using solar energy to make the water potable. Desalination has become important in supplying the world’s drinking water; In the middle of the 20th century, there ...more


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Solar Calculator (USA)

Use our solar power calculator to estimate the cost and size of a solar energy project in your area. This should only be used as a rough estimate, ...more


Solar Water Heater Software

The RETScreen Software Solar Water Heating Model can be used worldwide to evaluate the energy production and savings, costs, emission reductions, ...more


DOE-2

DOE-2 calculates the hourly energy use and energy cost of a commercial or residential building given information about the building's climate, ...more


Data Plotting Program

This program allows you to chart data gathered from our monitoring stations as well as data we receive from some other sources. Please use the ...more


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Saving Energy at Home 2018

Saving energy saves money and makes solar or any power go farther! Vivint Solar provides these tips for being more efficient in using energy at ...more


Sustainable Business (USA)

Sustainable Business is a website resource that provides the following services toward a restorative economy: Daily Green Business News: concise ...more


Auckland Rooftop Solar Resources (New Zealand)

1) An average Auckland household consumes about 7000 kWh of electricity a year - what's your consumption?

2) Find your roof and click on ...more


Building Energy (Vermont, USA)

Building Energy is a solar, weatherization and energy efficiency construction company based out of Williston, Vermont, USA.

For commercial ...more


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