17 Nov '11, 6pm

10 Cleantech Consumer Products & Services

10 Cleantech Consumer Products & Services

SunPower has released an AC solar panel series that is “designed to bring clean solar power to homes that have energy production challenges, such as shading, less-than-perfect orientation or irregular rooflines.” A year-long UK study , “the largest ever field study” of solar heating systems, found that solar water heaters that cost £3,000-5,000 ($4,818-$8,030) end up saving customers and average of £55 ($88) a year — not a bad ROI. “NTT DoCoMo Inc plans to release a portable household solar power system that will cost about 100,000 yen ($1,315)…. The system will consist of a small solar panel and a small-capacity storage battery and will be sold as early as next year.” You can now rent the 93-mpg-equivalent (MPG-e) Chevy Volt at MPG Car Rental (in Southern California). SANYO is the latest to offer a solar lease program, currently available California, New Jersey, Arizona, ...

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