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Solar Cells Information

Teresa Said: Does anyone have any information about Solar Trackers? We Answered: A large amount of information is available on line from companies that sell solar panels and solar trackers. Just do an internet search on “solar tracker.” You can study the design and construction of solar trackers and if you are at all mechanically inclined you…

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Photos Of Solar Energy

Ellen Said: What is the Energy required to conduct electrolysis?? Is Solar Energy Sufficient? We Answered: Depends on what rate of electrolysis you desire. Almost any voltage would be sufficient. Adding salt to water lowers the resistance levels also to make the effects a little more dramatic. Hope this helps. Kathryn Said: How do we…

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How Do Solar Panels Work

Cheryl Said: How do Solar Panels work? We Answered: A solar panel is a device that collects and converts solar energy into electricity or heat. It transfers energy from the sun into electricity or heat which can be used by (for example) nearby buildings. Solar panels can be made so that the sun’s energy excites the…

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Solar Water Heating

Kelly Said: I want to instal solar hot waterheating to the house. Where is a good place to get the materials from? We Answered: I saw a program on iON Life where thery had a computer and a windturbine and solar panels wired into it and that was connected tot he supply so that it coudl…

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Solar Power Information

Jose Said: Looking for information on solar power for rural properties cost, how to install etc. Any ideas on websites? We Answered: Sure, there are a couple of great sources for this that I have used. For solar try http://www.builditsolar.comThey have oodles of prints/plans/info and most plans are free to download. Another really cool source is http://www.otherpower.com This…

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How To Make Solar Panels

Ronnie Said: How to make solar panels? We Answered: you will not be able to build a solar panel big enough to fit a house hold usage not to mention all the wiring to the main fusebox then the separate fusebox for the solar panels oh and then you will need to feed whatever power you…

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Working Of Solar Panel

Ricky Said: how to design a solar panel to store energy and convert it into electrical energy? We Answered: solar panels change light into electricity, and do NOT store power. You need a solar panel capable of enough power to keep the light on all night. And that may be 6 hours of sun and…

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Cost Of Pv

Eddie Said: How much would it cost to replace an LCD camcorder screen of a Panasonic PV-GS250? We Answered: I heard from alot my uncle who is a camera expert that if you break any part of a camcorder (esp. the screen) it would be cheaper to buy a new one. If you really want…

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Free Pv Panels

Johnny Said: wind turbines – what is practical and effective ? We Answered: Well small wind turbines are not necessarily practical of effective. When it comes to a wind turbine, as with any aerodynamic system, the forces we are interested in are lift and drag. The forces acting on a turbine are what…

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Solar Renewable Energy

Joanne Said: what are the most profitable field when it comes to renewable energy is solar power? We Answered: While size matters PV systems rule the market Leon Said: what is the the most profitable field when it comes to renewable energy is solar power? We Answered: Financially the most profitable for an individual that would have to be sales. Personally I…

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