Kingspan Environmental, a division of the global building products manufacturer, recently commissioned a 240 solar thermal panel system to heat water in 20 Skytop apartment buildings on Syracuse University’s South Campus, New York. The system is providing energy needed year-round to heat water for 20 buildings containing a total of 160 three-bedroom apartments. Each of Read more

Jessup, Md. — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency figures show that 73.2 percent, or nearly three-quarters, of the 300 gallons of water the average American family uses daily requires heating for use in the shower, laundry, etc. Thermal (or solar) technologies “displace the need to use electricity or natural gas” to heat that water, says the Read more