BX inventor harnesses sun's rays to help heat homes

An inventor from The Bronx has come up with a product that harnesses solar power to help people keep their homes warm. Ferando Peguero, 69,

THE BRONX - An inventor from The Bronx has come up with a product that harnesses solar power to help people keep their homes warm. Ferando Peguero, 69, says his invention captures the sun's energy to heat water, which can then be used in a boiler. Peguero says it took him years and many failed attempts to get it right. Now, he's working on getting his product certified by the Solar Energy Corporation. The cost of the device is still being worked out. He hopes to one day transform his recycling business into a full-scale manufacturing plant for his invention, right here in The Bronx.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: NYPD officers in same precinct discover they 1 VIDEO: NYPD officers in same precinct discover they are sisters
A 21-year-old woman died after being shot in 2 Man in custody in Tinton Ave. slaying
A pizzeria in Belmont that's been in the 3 Boogie Down Bites: Pugsley Pizza
News 12 the Bronx hit the streets to 4 Word on the Street: Paying for reserved parking
A 46-year-old man was shot in the chest 5 Police: Man shot dead after dispute in the Bronx

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE