What is solar fabric used for?
Solar fabric architecture, the result of combining fabric and solar cells, can be used to create canopies and other shaded gathering places where building occupants can relax while they recharge their devices.
Is there a solar fabric?
Solar fabric, unlike classic panels, can be bent or glued to any type of surface, is ten times lighter than the framed panels and contains no toxic materials. These also last longer: up to 20 years.
Is solar worth the hype?
If you live in an area with high energy rates and a suitable solar rating, and if you can afford the initial investment, it’s worth installing solar panels on your home while the 30% tax break is in place — for the good of the environment and your wallet. But don’t expect to eliminate your power bill overnight.