A solar shingle under development in Australia generates both power and heat, and is being developed in anticipation of the country adopting a zero carbon code.
Dow Solar, a subsidiary of Dow Chemical, will launch its Powerhouse solar shingles in select markets in Colorado, in partnership with homebuilder D.R. Horton.
A new solar lease program from OneRoof Energy aims to work with roofers to install PV shingle systems and lease them to homeowners.
Chemical giant Dow and Cobblestone Homes recently teamed up to bring us the Vision Zero net-zero house, but ended up demonstrating how inherently unsustainable the modern suburban home really is.
A new solar energy system from CertainTeed integrates solar panels into roofing shingles without sacrificing the visual appeal of the traditional home.