Solar Project: The Wilson House

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Rays of Light
Despite bitterly cold weather Colin and the crew have managed to prepare the beams and post to start the roof next week.

  January 20, 2001 - Rays of sunlight, photons, warp the image as they pass through the super-structure of the house. Ian stands as a statued to the left, hands in his jacket to keep warm.  
  January 20, 2001 - Grass will soon grow from the roof and be clearly visible from this angle.  
  January 20, 2001 - Half of the roof joists are now in place, ready to hold the heavy loads of a green roof, 8 inches of soil with native grasses growing. No maintenance will be required.
  January 20, 2001 - Light shines through the large clerostery in the middle of the roof.  
  January 20, 2001 - The joists visible frame the large clerostery that will stand up above the main roof line.  
  Copyright 2000 John Wilson