Solar

OCR Debuts First Solar Home Building Partners

Vacaville, California [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Old Country Roofing (OCR), in partnership with BP Solar, Fat Spaniel Technologies and Xantrex Technology, all signed agreements with two California builders to install solar-power roofing in four newly planned communities. Christopherson Homes and Tim Lewis Communities have both signed agreements to use OCR’s comprehensive turnkey solution, powered by BP Solar’s EnergyTile, that includes both roofing and solar solutions for new homes. This is a first and a major, new trend as California strives to reach its objective of energy savings with one million solar homes by 2018.