Energy Efficiency Starts with the Sun

“Solar power is the last energy resource that isn’t owned yet – nobody taxes the sun yet.” Bonnie Raitt Take advantage of the energy source that keeps on giving: The Sun! SunRise Solar fans use ONLY the sun to ventilate attics, greenhouses, tool sheds, garages, and so much more. Without being connected to “the grid”,…

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SunRise Solar Fans are Made in the USA

At SunRise Solar, we strongly believe that if we can find a part in the USA, then we will buy in the USA! A solar attic fan with parts from the US companies is something many of our competition are not striving to build. They source from other countries to lower costs while we continue…

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Recent Job: Flat Base Solar Attic Fan Installation

We recently completed an early morning install of a SunRise Solar Attic Fan on a steep roof. The customer went with our flat base model to get the best energy savings. Installation went smoothly and the fan is working great. We are going into Fall, but this homeowner is ready for next summer’s heat….bring it…

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Retrofit Solar Attic Fan Install

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This particular installation of a SunRise Solar Fan was odd. The shingles were cut wide due to the previous vent. We needed to re-use the flashing from the passive vent. After a bit of cutting, we were able to slide the FB 1250 FT right over the previous hole.

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Long Beach, California Install

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We captured some photos of our very own SunRise Solar Flat Base 1600 FT Solar Attic Fan cooling an attic in Long Beach, California. SunRise Solar attic fans are a great alternative to passive and/or electric fans. Our American-Made fans are not connected to the grid, so you can enjoy the benefits of having a…

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EDF: Case Study: SunRise Solar

Few would have predicted the meteoric rise of Sunrise Solar Inc., a Midwest manufacturer of solar-powered attic fans, when company president Bill Keith launched the business in 2003 from his garage in St. John, Indiana. Keith, however, was so confident of the company’s eventual success that he mortgaged his own home to finance the start-up…

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EDF: Profile: Bill Keith, SunRise Solar

This profile was prepared by Collaborative Economics for Environmental Defense Fund. February 17, 2009 Inventor of a solar attic fan that dramatically cuts energy bills Bill Keith of St. John, Indiana had run a roofing company with his brother for 20 years when he invented his solar-powered attic fan, aiming to cut his customers’ electric…

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Lugar Names SunRise Solar President Energy Patriot

Monday, March 5, 2007 U.S. Sen. Dick Lugar recently named Bill Keith, President of SunRise Solar Inc. in St. John, Indiana, as a Lugar Energy Patriot for his innovation of solar-powered attic fans. The award is part of an ongoing effort by Lugar to recognize members of the business community, professionals, scholars, or students who demonstrate leadership…

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ABC: Solar Fan Man Looks to Sun for Solutions

February 9, 2009, By Drew Millhon and Lauren Sher, Warsaw, IN Beneath the migrating geese and across the street from the veterans’ hall in St. John, Ind., a gray and white barn is green with ideas. It belongs to Bill Keith, an eco-minded father of four who turned his vision into a profitable, environmentally friendly…

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