Gallery: SolarHeart Generates Energy and Heat in Cold Climates


Fall is here, and If you aren’t part of the lucky few to still be basking in the sun (ah, Italia!), don’t fret – we have some great news that will surely brighten your day and warm your house. Recently Boulder-based company Cool Energy, Inc. unveiled SolarHeart, a specialized engine that can convert low temperature solar power and waste energy into enough electricity to provide 80% of a home’s heat, all of its hot water, and 60% of its electricity!

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  1. larry bigard March 18, 2010 at 3:40 pm

    I am sitting on top of an underground river 100+ feet down in mid- Illinois .Is this water cold enough to run this system?Can you give me an estimmate on a 2,000 sq ft home?

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