News and Fun

Solarize BlacksburgTown Partners with Community to Launch Solarize Blacksburg (News Messenger, March 2014).

Bburg Farmers MarketSolar Connexion doubles solar energy capacity at Blacksburg Farmers Market (The Burgs, May 2013). Also in The News Messenger

NRWoodworks1small_editedSolar Connexion installs 11.52 kW solar array at New River Woodworks LLC (January 2013)


Solar Connexion Solar Trailer wins Honorable Mention at Town of Blacksburg Holiday Parade (December 2012)

IMG_1836Business Q&A with Bryan Walsh of Solar Connexion by Mike Shaw, Roanoke Times (June 22, 2012)

solar_shingles_on_roofSolar Roof Works for Local Couple by Jed Duvall, Rappahannock League for Environmental Protection (February 16, 2012)

lumenhaus-self-powered-homes-solar-power_ucwmm_18221Virginia Tech’s Award-Winning Lumenhaus (2010-2012) – Solar Connexion provided arrays and consultation for the solar house that won the International Solar Decathlon Competition in Madrid, Spain in 2010 and then an AIA Honor Award for Architecture in 2012.

farmersmarketDonated 1 kW grid-tie array to offset energy use of Blacksburg Farmer’s Market (2010)

DSCN1396Y Wind and Solar Project (September 2010) – Solar Connexion consulted on the project and provided a 1.5 kW solar array and 160 w horizontal axis wind turbine to compare to the project’s 600w vertical axis wind turbine.

Screen Shot 2013-03-03 at 8.51.17 AMOff-Grid and Independent: For this rural Virginia mom, Independence Day began ten years ago. Back Home Magazine (July 2010) by Tom Moates. Off-Grid system designed and installed by Solar Connexion.

160-42-i11Converting a Mainstream Gas Guzzler to an Electric Vehicle- Mother Earth News (Feb/March 1997) by Tom Moates. Early custom electric vehicle by Bryan Walsh.