Archive for October, 2009

Solar Energy – 3 Great Ways Countries Can Benefit

Solar Energy – 3 Great Ways Countries Can Benefit

Solar energy is one of the renewable energy resources that are advancing as a way to get energy in the future. Of all of the renewable energies, solar is the one that is used the most. It’s clean, efficient and readily available. There are two ways solar power can be converted to be used in […]

Where Does Solar Energy Come From?

Where Does Solar Energy Come From?

Solar energy is making a big impact today. In the world we live, we have put major strain on natural resources. But, there is a renewable energy source, which is becoming a viable source to meet the needs of humanity, it is called solar energy. But, where does solar energy come from? Imagine a home […]

Understanding of Solar Energy Usage (chapter 1)

Understanding of Solar Energy Usage (chapter 1)

Alexander Lunev asked: e person, being asked about solar energy usage, will describe solar panels (photovoltaic converters), what can be observed at many households and business properties these days. However, to truly imagine benefits of green solar energy, we should first understand its nature and the ways how solar energy can be produced and used.  […]

Solar Energy Goes Through the Roof!

Solar Energy Goes Through the Roof!

While solar farms and tax credits and fresh energy policies push their way to the solar forefront, rooftop photovoltaic systems have been lagging. Those within the solar industry may be boasting a predicted annual growth rate of 50%, but until local businesses and citizens are able to embrace solar energy over fossil fuels, the prediction […]

History to Solar Energy

History to Solar Energy

“I have no doubt that we will be successful in harnessing the sun’s energy… If sunbeams were weapons of war, we would have had solar energy centuries ago.” These are words of Sir George Porter (December 1920 – August 2002), Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, which today is a reality. The energy which is derived from […]

Shedding Some Light on the Myths of Solar Energy

Shedding Some Light on the Myths of Solar Energy

As new concepts and theories for residential energy production emerge, many sceptics voice their opinions claiming these new ideas simply don’t life up to the hype. Solar power is one such idea which has generated a considerable amount of cynicism.With this article I aim to shed some light on some of the common misconceptions regarding […]

Some Facts about Solar Energy

Some Facts about Solar Energy

Solar energy is for everyone simply because the sun shines in every corner of the planet. In fact, the history of solar energy can be traced back to the Greeks that were then passed on to the Romans which marked the first people to ever use the passive solar design. Passive solar design is a […]

Solar Energy Facts For Kids In New Zealand

Solar Energy Facts For Kids In New Zealand

Solar energy facts for kids in New Zealand are considered unnecessary by some. When winter hovers over New Zealand, it may seem that day after day is cloudy and grey – especially in some parts of New Zealand. On such days, it is difficult to imagine that solar energy could supply enough electricity for a […]

Solar Energy. When Will it be Affordable to the Average Homeowner?

Solar Energy. When Will it be Affordable to the Average Homeowner?

Global warming impact to our quality and cost of living is large and very catastrophic. Homeowners are well aware of the increasing energy costs to heat, cool and illuminate their homes. The increasing costs of oil and other fossil fuels are daily headlines. The insatiable demand for energy to fuel world growth guarantees that the […]

Get Thousands Of Help Dollars For Solar Energy

Get Thousands Of Help Dollars For Solar Energy

You can get grants, tax credits, loans and even rebates on solar energy material purchases to help you finance your solar energy project. The timing is perfect for investing in renewable source of energy as politics are responding to the increasing energy costs and global warming concerns. The US Federal and States goverments, in addition […]

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