16 May '11, 6pm

Lowe’s Adopts Sungevity Software for Solar: Lowe's, the home improvement giant that uses Gene Hackman for radi...

Lowe’s Adopts Sungevity Software for Solar: Lowe's, the home improvement giant that uses Gene Hackman for radi...

photo by Doortoriver via Creative Commons Lowe's, the home improvement giant that uses Gene Hackman for radio voice-overs, will use Sungevity's software to provide customers with solar estimates. For Sungevity, it's a big deal. The company emerged in 2007 with the first tool for estimating residential solar systems online. Traditionally, installers had to come out to your house and climb around before they could provide an estimate. By using satillite imagery from Microsoft and its own know-how, Sungevity managed to come up with a way that would be 95 plus percent as accurate as a manual install but cut the total cost of a solar system by 5 percent or more. (Cate Blanchett is an investor. Oi!) To date, the company has conducted its own installations with the help of subcontractors in various states. Being an installer and a software developer, however, presents problems, p...

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