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.

Skylights flood the kitchen with natural light. Rigid insulation was installed between the exposed wood ceiling and the metal roofing, and ceiling fans minimize the need for air conditioning.
Photography by Stephen Dabrowski