Red, White and Solar: Greening the White House

Past and present green improvements to the nation's first house.


| September/October 2003



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The Carter administration dedicates new White House solar panels in 1977.

Photo Courtesy White House Historical Association

Part of the White House was recently outfitted with solar panels, but alternative energy at the White House isn’t new.

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