Solar Design Awards

Solar Design Projects Featuring our LSX Module System win awards for architectural Aesthetics, product innovation, and functionality

Lumos Solar has been designing, manufacturing and supplying premium Solar Module Systems for custom architectural projects since 2006. Our partnerships with top architects, design professionals, builders, city planners, facilities managers and installers have given us the opportunity to provide solar solutions on several cutting edge projects and installations. We are proud to be part of these award-winning solar design projects and congratulate the building and design professionals on their prestigious awards. Our LSX Solar Module Systems have also independently won product innovation awards for design, function and durability.

We are especially excited to announce that our new standalone SolarZone Solar Charging Station recently won Architectural Products PIA Award 2020, and is listed as one of the 2020 Top Solar Mounting Products – Carports/Canopy Systems in Solar Power World.

See all of our Architectural Solar Projects

ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTS PIA AWARD 2020
SOLARZONE – SOLAR CHARGING STATION

Solar Charging Table in commercial outdoor space in front of a wall mural with people sitting at benches and working on laptop computers. PIA 2020 Product Innovation Award Winner.

Architectural Products Magazine is known for providing in-depth market expertise and their PIA Award recognizes manufacturers for design, innovation and functionality. for Advances in Solar & Renewable Power. The SolarZone is a standalone solar shade and charging structure with four wireless chargers and four outlets, unlimited charging ability when the sun is shining, integrated LED lighting and Bluetooth data monitoring. Learn more

Judge’s Comment: “Providing power outside is growing more critical in our ever-mobile society.”

AISC IDEAS2 MERIT AWARD 2019
LSX MODULE SYSTEM – SOLAR CANOPY

Award winning LSX Solar Structure covers equipment barn

Solar Canopy | Saxum Vineyard | Paso Robles, California

This award-winning LSX solar structure designed by the architecture firm Clayton Korte and built by Rarig Construction, Inc., integrates the Lumos LSX Module System to combine renewable energy with timeless architecture. Constructed from reclaimed oil field pipe, this unique steel structure earned an AISC IDEAS2 Merit AwardThe LSX solar roof system produces enough energy annually to power the winery and vineyard wells for Saxum Vineyards creating a beautiful example of sustainable architecture. Learn more 

ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTS PIA AWARD 2016
LSX MODULE SYSTEM – SOLAR PATIO COVER

LSX Module Solar Patio Cover provides shade and solar power for this backyard swimming pool with the hills of Palm Springs in the background. Winner of Architectural Products PIA 2016 Award

LSX Solar Patio Cover | Palm Springs, CA

This pre-fabricated, modular SolarScape is the perfect compliment to this beautiful Palm Springs, California home. Hot Purple Energy installed  two SolarScapes to provide shade for those enjoying the pool on a hot summer day and provide clean electricity to keep the home cool. Our frameless LSX Module System won the 2016 PIA Award for Solar Control and Shading, Site-generated Energy. LEARN MORE.

Judge’s Comment: “LSX is bridging the gap between architecture and energy”

AIA AUSTIN AWARD 2014
LSX MODULE SYSTEM SOLAR CANOPY KIOSK

Solar Kiosk Admissions station with solar awning provides shade over ticket windows with foliage surrounding the building from the Living Roof.

Solar Kiosk Admissions | Wildflower Center | Austin, TX

This AIA Austin award-winning Solar Panel Kiosk welcomes visitors to the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, Texas. Designed by Sanders Architecture, built by Miars Construction, with LSX Frameless Panels installed by Lighthouse Solar Austin, this Solar Kiosk is a perfect balance of functionality and sustainability. Our award-winning LSX Module System is composed of the LSX Frameless Solar Module and LSX Rail resulting in unparalleled aesthetics and durability. Learn More

BEST AMERICAN LIVING PLATINUM AWARD 2014
LSX MODULE SYSTEM – SOLAR AWNING

LSX Solar Module Awning over the deck provides protection from the weather, shade and renewable energy for this home in La Jolla CA

LSX Solar Panel Deck Awning | La Jolla, CA

The combined efforts of domusstudio architecture, Adroit Solar and Hill Construction Company has resulted in an award-winning home in La Jolla, CA. This 2,700-sqft contemporary home is certified as a LEED Platinum project and is called “Clean Living” due to its low-energy consumption. The home’s upper deck awning is composed of (11) LSX solar panels, providing shade for the deck and the interior’s large windows and renewable energy for the home. This home is the winner of the Platinum 2014 Best in American Living Award for Best Custom Home under 4,000-sqft. It has also been featured in Dwell Magazine. LEARN MORE

GOLDEN NUGGET AWARD 2014
LSX MODULE SYSTEM – SOLAR AWNING

LSX Solar Module Awning on second story of home provides protection from the weather, shade and renewable energy seen at sunset with a view of La Jolla.

LSX Solar Panel Trellis | La Jolla, CA

The combined efforts of domusstudio architecture, Adroit Solar and Hill Construction Company has resulted in an award-winning home in La Jolla, CA. This 2,700-sqft contemporary home is certified as a LEED Platinum project and is called “Clean Living” due to its low-energy consumption. The home’s upper deck awning is composed of (11) LSX solar panels, providing shade for the deck and the interior’s large windows and renewable energy for the home. This home is the winner of the 2014 Golden Nugget at the Pacific Coast Builders Conference. LEARN MORE

ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTS PIA AWARD 2013
LSX MODULE SYSTEM

LSX Solar Panels are frameless, weatherproof and architecturally designed to your project.

LSX Solar Panels | Edmonton ,AB Canada

Our award-winning LSX Module System provides shade, protection from the weather while generating solar power. The LSX Module System is composed of the LSX Frameless Solar Panels and LSX Rail resulting in unparalleled aesthetics and durability with the highest snow load, hail and wind rating.

DWELL ON DESIGN ENERGY AWARD 2012
LSX MODULE SYSTEM

LSX Module Solar Canopy Carport looking up at underside of modules with blue sky and clouds in background wins Dwell On Design Award

This Solar Canopy Carport made with our award-winning LSX Module System provides shade, protection from the weather while generating solar power. The LSX Module System is composed of the LSX Frameless Solar Panels and LSX Rail resulting in unparalleled aesthetics and durability with the highest snow load, hail and wind rating. We are proud that our LSX Module System wins the Dwell on Design 2012 Energy Award