Solar Innovations® Raises Over $5,500 for Three Local Nonprofits

PINE GROVE, PA – Solar Innovations® Architectural Glazing Systems team proudly donated over $5,500, to be split between three organizations, during its 2021 second quarter Solar Cares campaign. The Solar Cares campaign was created to dedicate extra time and effort into giving back to the surrounding communities. This quarter, equal shares of $1,837.50 were donated [...]

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Greenhouse Environmental Control Systems

Greenhouse Environmental Control Systems   In previous posts, we discussed drip and misting irrigation in greenhouses. In this post we will discuss how to automate these systems through an Environmental Control System. Automation can occur from as simple of a setup as placing an inexpensive timer with a valve on your water supply or as [...]

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Passive Heating and Cooling

Passive heating & cooling
Passive heating and cooling techniques have been in use for centuries. They employ inexpensive techniques that substantially reduce heating and cooling costs while reducing your carbon footprint. Ridge vents work in tandem with eave vents and/or windows to either trap the sun's warmth during the heating season or create cool air flow during the cooling [...]

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Why Natural Light?

Why Natural Light?   Humans, on average, spend about 90% of our time indoors, exposing us to large amounts of artificial light on a daily basis. Studies have shown that being exposed to too much artificial light can be detrimental to human health and disrupt our natural circadian rhythm, or sleep-wake cycle. Sleep issues, immunity [...]

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