Category: Green

DIY Solar Panel Kit Training

Here’s a cool video showing how to put together a SOLAR PANEL KIT, PV PHOTOVOLTAIC HARBOR FREIGHT System. Lot of users who try to install their own solar power kit face challenges while installing and have several open questions. There are eBooks available which claim that they can help you get this done, and its […]

Solar Energy Power

There are many who want to do their bit for the environment and don’t mind spending money on experimenting. It all starts by installing solar panels on the roof to generate power at home. And though solar can be used in any part of the world, in certain locations you may have to couple it […]

Solar Tower Energy

This was supposed to be a big solar project (solar power towers) in Australia. However, it seems that it failed due to inadequate start-up resources, not because of technology problems. The project is now moving to Arizona, going ahead on a larger scale. Its a nice video and what the creator of the video means […]

How Solar Energy Panels Work

Here’s a useful educational video that shows how solar energy panels work. Learn all about photons, electric fields, silicon and electrons and why they are important when it comes to generating electricity from sunlight. At the most basic level, it works this way — the sun’s rays hit the solar cells (on the panels) and […]

Solar Energy Concentrator

This video demonstrates how solar energy can be focused with a curved mirror. Once focused this energy can be used to cook food, sterilize water even create electricity. It also includes an explanation of Energy, Power, Joules, Watts. Examples of radiant, heat, chemical and kinetic energy are given. Includes links to directions for constructing a […]

Solar Energy

If you really want´╗┐ to power your home, at some stage you have to learn to build your own Solar Panels so that you don’t have to pay for the expert help. However, it does take time to reach there, and you need to learn more about the various components and how to set them […]

Solar Water Heating Systems

Efficiency While Water Heating – Consider Flow Control System Along with Solar Panels Most Solar Water Heating Systems can be categorized as active or passive depending on how much control you have over the heating process. Passive systems are much simpler in design, are cheaper compared to Active systems. But then Active systems can generate […]

How Much Do Solar Panels Cost?

Solar Panels Cost

How Much Do Solar Panels Cost is an important question as the total cost involves more than just the price for the panels. It’s easy to understand the advantages of going solar, be it for home or office. But then you need to determine how much solar power is needed for your situation which could […]

Passive Solar Energy Is Cost Effective

One of the most cost effective ways to heat a structure once it has been built is using Passive solar energy. What is Passive solar Power? Passive Solar Power is energy generated using minimum mechanical systems. The angle of the Winter Sun is ‘lower’ and the Summer’s is higher in the sky in the Northern […]

Solar Powered House

Solar Powered House

Solar Powered House: Lot of people are interested in going solar, because most are interested in getting their electricity bills down, and some are genuinely concerned about the environment. There are entire communities now that have their homes running on solar energy. Even though solar panel prices are becoming reasonable, it will still take a […]

HQRP Solar Power Controller (10Amp 150W)

Here’s a complete review of the HQRP Solar Power Controller (10Amp 150W) with HQRP Coaster. This is an easy to use device that can be used to control those 12V (upto 150W) and 24V (upto 300W) solar panels, and regulate the charging of your batteries. Maintenance is pretty much automated, and the automated load control […]

Solar Energy – Pros And Cons

Residential Solar Energy – Pros And Cons Discussed Here… People are becoming more and more conscientious of their environment and are willing to do their bit for the environment. Making use of solar energy is definitely a step in that direction, and over the long term this can also help you save some serious dollars. […]

Solar Panels: Hazard for Firefighters?

So Solar Panels must be all good, as it helps generate green electricity, reduces your power bills and so on, right? Even though they’re good for us, they do pose some serious hazards, especially if reports from Firefighters around the world are to be believed. Firefighters across the nation are alarmed at the prospect of […] © 2018