SHOULD I GO SOLAR?

Hey this is Martin Mesa with Rate One Financial. Welcome back to Mortgage Mind. Today’s video is called “Should I Go SOLAR?” Okay, so a lot of people are buying homes or converting existing homes they own to solar powered homes for a lot of obvious reasons, mainly to reduce their energy costs and for […]

Missouri S&T Audiovisual Presentation – Solar Decathlon 2015

>>Jenny: Hello and welcome to Nature’s Next Masterpiece. The Missouri S&T Solar House Design Team takes its role as innovators of net-zero housing with great respect. In this project, we focused on showing how efficient living is both comfortable and appealing to the everyday family.>>Narrator: Each year tons of materials are simply discarded into the […]

Energy 101: Energy Efficient Commercial Buildings

Here’s a fact that might surprise you. About 20% of all the energy we use in the U.S. goes to power commercial buildings. Buildings like the offices and schools we use every day. So you can easily see how much energy—and money—we can save when our buildings are as energy efficient as possible. Today’s energy-saving […]

Stevens Computer-Animated Walkthrough – Solar Decathlon 2015

The SURE House Stevens Institute witnessed firsthand the impact of Super-storm Sandy. The SURE House offers a new model of uncompromised coastal living that incorporates at its core both Sustainability and Resilience. The innovative building envelope provides a 90% reduction in energy consumption. The SURE House’s Resilient Power and Heating System produces more energy than […]

How a 16-Year-Old Is Leading a Global Climate Movement

(slow classical music) – [Woman] Greta is a 16-year-old girl who has inspired thousands maybe even millions of people to stand up for both themselves and the climate. – [Girl] She thought everything was going in the wrong direction. And now she’s become a really big role model for a lot of people. – [Girl] […]

How Solar Energy Is Bringing Power Back to Puerto Rico

(somber music) – The Hurricane Maria was devastating. It took out the entire island in every way imaginable. There was no electricity. There was no water. There was no gasoline. It was chaos. It was utter chaos. We can no longer rely on large fossil fuel-burning power plants distributing energy and wires that are just […]

M-Trigen Energy Independence From Concept to Reality

Energy Independence from concept to reality what if you could have total control over your own power system that allows you to be completely independent of the electric grid? what if this power system will supply all of your power heating and cooling requirements and do it more efficiently and at a fraction of the […]

Team NY Alfred Team Interview – Solar Decathlon 2015

>>Female 1: We are the Alfred State College of Technology and Alfred University. We wanted to incorporate a lot of lighting, openness. We have one of the top lots so there’s a big, open view which was one of our main focuses, and we kind of wanted to have a gathering space. So we have […]

A Trump-supporting Texas city runs on 100% renewable energy

In the heart of Trump country, Texas, one city runs on 100% renewable energy: Georgetown. Population: 70,685. For Republican mayor Dale Ross, the choice to go renewable was a no-brainer. It’s still rare to find a place where renewables are the only source of energy but Georgetown is a sign that it’s possible in a […]

Why Get Solar Panels (Home Solar Panel System)

Ron Lyons: In this video, I answer the million-dollar question of the century, “Why get solar panels,” with the three most compelling reasons you should consider a home solar panel system. Stick around to the end of the video, because I share with you the costly mistake most people make when going solar that you […]