Pictures of Solar Energy in Action
We think solar is both functional and attractive. Here we’ve tried to collect some of the best pictures of solar energy, where function meets aesthetics.
[Photo: Jeda Villa via Flickr]
[Photo: daveeza via Flickr]
The solar community pictured here generates 420,000 kWh per year. That’s a yearly savings of approximately 52,834 gallons of oil as well as 500 tons of CO2 emissions.
[Photo: jurvetson via Flickr]
Each flat mirror in Brightsource’s array aims the sun at a boiler tower, heating water to 1000°F to drive a steam generator.
[Photo: afloresm via Flickr]
[Photo: The Star Traveller via Flickr]
[Photo: complexify via Flickr]
[Photo: stantoncady via Flickr]
[Photo: courtesy SunPower]
[Photo: courtesy SRS Energy]