Yuka Yoneda

Eliosolar Thermal Shades Provide Solar Hot Water for a New LA Home

by , 01/18/11
filed under: Green Products, Solar Power

 Eliosolar, Architectural Thermal Shade Structures, solar power, shading, green products, thermal shades, solar hot water, green building, green design, eco design, radiant floor heating, sustainable design

A new house being built in Los Angeles next to the Hollywood sign will feature Eliosolar‘s multi-tasking thermal shades, which provide solar hot water for domestic use and radiant floor heating. Installed on the south side of the building, the 250 sq feet of vertical thermal shades will protect the building from the sun and lower interior temperature. The shades are so effective that no air conditioning will be needed to keep the residence cool.

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  1. lazyreader January 19, 2011 at 8:12 am

    I assumed they prohibited future homes near the Hollywood sign for good?

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