Category: Alternative/Green Building

The 100% solar heated home (December 2008)

The Crestone Eagle, December 2008: The 100% solar heated home story & photos by Paul Shippee unless otherwise noted On a clear sunny day in southern Colorado the sky is turquoise and there is enough solar radiation falling...

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Passive Solar Design Article Series (2006)

The Crestone Eagle, May 2006: Designing thermal mass for passive solar heat storage by Paul Shippee Passive solar heating of homes is usually thought to be simple enough: just let the sun shine in through south-facing windows on...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Town of Crestone Planning Commission Regular Meeting cancelled

    April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. Vote on Town sales tax issue

    April 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. CEOLP/IFC monthly meeting cancelled

    April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Easter Sunday

    April 12
  5. Easter Potluck & Egg Hunt at Earth Knack

    April 12 @ 1:00 pm

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