The Start.Home’s cutting-edge solar panels produce more than enough electricity to power the home. Any extra energy produced by the 6.8 kW array can be sold to the utility company for a profit. An enterprising [More]
Great video from Bosch Solar on how solar panels are made. I think it is well made so wanted to share it. Here is my DIY Solar and Wind book that was published on Amazon: [More]
This is our Renogy: How to Size a Solar Power System using our Solar Calculator Part 2 video. In part 2 of this video, we will show you use our gauge calculator to determine gauge [More]
Discover Shams-1, the Middle Eastern largest concentrated solar power plant in operation. Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, partnered with French energy company Total and Abengoa. If you want to know more about Abengoa in [More]
Citel gives Solar Power World a tour of their booth at SPI 2013 in Chicago.
Inhabitat learns about the Stevens Institute of Technology’s 2015 Solar Decathlon entry, the SURE HOUSE, and how it can act as an energy hub during emergency situations.
Sunrun customer Bill explains how his Sunrun home solar system works. The solar arrays bring in 6000 watts of direct current, which gets switched to AC power by the inverter. The Sunrun meter continuously monitors [More] I just got my ArkPak Portable Electric Power Generator and I review and test it. I used a deep cycle optima battery and folding 20 watt solar panel to test it out. It does [More]
Solar Power for overlanders. The Overland Workshop, part-3. Solar power enables the overland traveller added independence to stay at any one location without an engine start. When correctly set up, it means that electrical energy [More]
Demonstration of water pump with Solarator for irrigation and filteration, Direct link to launch page. I have found, in my opinion, the best portable solar power generator available at any price. Here is a quick intro video to give you a brief overview. Please [More]
Egypt has been struggling to meet energy demands. Power cuts have severely hampered the economy, but Ghana is mindful of the effect of coal power in terms of greenhouse gas emissions.