November / December 2013
VOLUME 27, NO.7
Roots of the Modern Solar House
Why mid-20th century architecture is still relevant today.
By Richard Crume
Next Generation Control and Monitoring for Solar Thermal Systems
Commercial systems need a higher standard of monitoring, and new techniques provide it.
By Ron Gehl
Creating Housing Where People Succeed
A Texas nonprofit converts a run-down motel into efficient low-cost housing.
By Sunshine Mathon
The War Is Won; Now Win the Battles
PV Power Map
PV Generation Potential for July and August
Butler Sun Solutions PV-Wand Hybrid Water Heater
Caleffi Releases the 13th Edition of idronics
Quick Mount PV Introduces E-Mount
Fronius Launches Galvo String Inverter
SAFE Announces HitchClip
Solar-Powered Motor Controller Aids Efficiency and Compliance
ASES Looks Toward 60th Year
Viewpoint: Germany Backs Distributed Storage to Reduce FiT Payments
By Georg Maue
Viewpoint: Where Are the Hybrid Solar Plants?
By Dave Menicucci
Clean Air Law: Cooperative Federalism
By Robert Ukeiley
Native Americans Find True Home in Renewable Energy
By Rona Fried, Ph.D.
Working Safely Around Small Wind Systems, Part 2
By Mick Sagrillo
Do-It-Yourself PV for Burning Man
By Seth Masia