solar energy

A photo of a house with huge glass windows in the front. The "Dover Sun House" (1948), designed for Amelia Peabody in Dover, MA, by Eleanor Raymond and Maria Telkes Photo: Tony Denzer, The Solar House: Pioneering Sustainable Design

Podcast Episode 78 l First ever solar heated house

There was a time when three pioneering women first decided to heat a home with solar energy in December 1948? So we celebrate this amazing innovation and these three fantastic women.

A photo of a house with huge glass windows in the front. The "Dover Sun House" (1948), designed for Amelia Peabody in Dover, MA, by Eleanor Raymond and Maria Telkes Photo: Tony Denzer, The Solar House: Pioneering Sustainable Design

Meet the first ever solar heated house: The Dover Sun House

Meet the first ever solar heated house, called The Dover Sun House amidst the tranquil landscape of Dover, Massachusetts and built in 1948 by three Fantastic Women