GENERAL INFO The world’s northern latitudes offer a unique opportunity to take advantage of solar power. The sun shines on these areas little to none in winter months, but excessively in summer months.  With the high cost of electricity and concern over climate change, solar power offers a clean solution to the cost of energy. CCHRC ABOUT US Home orientation Solar energy Solar arrays Passive Solar House in Fairbanks Types of Solar Performance of photovoltaic arrays Passive solar design Solar PV vs. solar thermal Solar Windows GVEA SNAP Program Design Manuals Solar Design Manual for Alaska Solar thermal: design & engineering guide Data CCHRC solar power data (live streaming) Sunny Portal monitoring Resources Copyright © 2012 Cold Climate Housing Research Center, Inc.     |    1000 Fairbanks Street    |    Fairbanks, AK 99708      |      907-457-3454      |      Contact Us      |      Sitemap      |      Disclaimer