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Skylights can be a source of sustainable heat energy according to new study

Photo courtesy Buck Benson
Photo courtesy Buck Benson

A new study shows that skylights, in addition to being aesthetically pleasing, could be a great source of sustainable heat energy for buildings.  Dave spoke with building scientist Alexandra Rempel and Earth scientist Alan Rempel, co-leaders of a study at the University of Oregon that focuses on passive solar heating.

Additional resources on passive solar heating here.

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