Easy Solar Power

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Step 3: Snap one edge of the roof panel into place, with help from the rubber mallet.
MATTHEW T. STALLBAUMER
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Step 2: Raise the solar roof.
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Step 1: Peel off the backing of the PV strip and stick it onto the roof panel.
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Renewable energy expert Steve Heckeroth developed this building’s integrated thin-film solar roof system.
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Steve Heckeroth explains how the thin-film PV on this barn roof in Topeka, Kan., converts sunlight into electricity.
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Ta dah! All done, with the electrical connections neatly tucked under the ridge cap.
CHERYL LONG
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Step 4: Screw down the other edge to secure it.
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