Solar Power

Solar Investments are Best Bet in Down Economy

Lost your appetite for the stock market lately? If you find yourself looking for a better investment option in these unsavory economic times, you’re not alone. The good news is that clean energy from the sun continues to flow freely toward planet earth, just waiting to be harvested to produce renewable energy and solid investment… Read more

January 28, 2009

In the News

When Its Mood Is Green, So Are You

The New York Times featured an article about the Bright Built Barn, a net-zero home where we installed the renewable energy systems. Steven Kurutz writes: Most homeowners have a general sense of whether or not they are being energy efficient, a hunch confirmed or disproved when the monthly bills arrive. But occupants of a prefabricated… Read more

January 25, 2009

Habitat for Humanity Solar Hot Water

Schools & Nonprofits

Habitat For Humanity Builds “Green” Home

ReVision Energy recently completed the installation of a solar hot water and high efficiency gas boiler for a new Portland home through Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland. ReVision Energy and its purveyors provided the Habitat project with all parts and materials needed for this Demerest Street project. The staff from ReVision Energy donated their… Read more

January 20, 2009

Residential Projects

New York Times Takes Notice of BrightBuilt Barn

BrightBuilt Barn located in Rockport, Maine is a super insulated energy efficient prefabricated house designed by Kaplan Thompson Architects, a Portland based firm. This home was created to be net zero, meaning it will be relying on its energy supply from renewable energy resources. The building is connected to the grid but is designed to… Read more

January 19, 2009