California Dream: A Photovoltaic System Solarizes a Home

Casey Coates Danson believes in saving the planet, one photovoltaic panel at a time. Her own home—the largest residential solar installation in Los Angeles —is just one more example of how chic and easy solar living can be.

Sixty photovoltaic panels mounted on a series of interconnecting pitched and gabled roofs provide 95 percent of the home’s power.
Illustrations by Gayle Ford