October 10, 2003

Photovoltaics from the ground up

Category: Society

Tennessee: It's often the case that new technologies have to be adopted first by those with great amounts of disposable income. Photovoltaics in particular are still affordable mainly by those who can afford to appreciate them as a matter or principal or novelty.

But, hopefully that will change. This article describes a program headed by the Oak Ridge Labs and associated with habitat for humanity, to create vastly more affordable, energy efficient homes, featuring not only photovoltaics, but a myriad of other energy saving elements.

[Article here]

Posted by Nick at October 10, 2003 11:59 AM