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Home Solar Generators

Dave Said: Looking for a portable solar powered generator for home, thoughts on good options? We Answered: Now you know why the public utilities burn fossil fuel. Ronald Said: if i buy land in CA with only a well and then place a solar trailer-home on it, could i reappraise it for? We Answered: Considerable Less, banks will…

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Commercial Solar Power

Katherine Said: Homework help..? We Answered: B. 75% Only coal, gas, and natural gas come from carbon-based fossil fuels. Biomass would be tree wood, crops, manure. These might be carbon-based but they are not fossil-derived. Nuclear doesnt come from fossil fuels. Water power doesn’t come from fossil fuels and doesn’t come…

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Cost Of Solar Panels For Your Home

Martin Said: i need some help regarding solarenergy? We Answered: First you have to know what the insolation potential is in your area. This is the amount of available sunlight energy that arrives at the Earth’s surface per area (square meter.) Latitude and cloud cover (humidity) are influential factors.1 Arizona has…

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Solar Heating Systems

Terrance Said: Why is neither pure water or pure ethylene glycol used in a solar heating system? We Answered: Solar thermal systems use a blend of a glycol and water to take advantage of favorable features. Glycol is included because it lowers the freezing temperature of the blend, to prevent formation of ice. Water…

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Solar Panels Rv

Wayne Said: will a 5 watt solar panel charge my 12 volt battery enough to turn on the water pump in my rv? We Answered: A lot depends on total usage of the pump. 5 Watts is at best marginal even for a small pump. A 15 Watt panel would be almost adequate. 30…

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Energy Home Solar

Evelyn Said: Would it be feasible to use SolarEnergy to heat your home? We Answered: Define feasible? It’s POSSIBLE, but it’s not easy for the average person because it requires major installations that are very expensive. Solar Energy from normal panels creates electricity, but heating a home isn’t done with electricity. Heat in homes…

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Design Solar Power System

Robert Said: Gear system design help? We Answered: I wish i could help you, but i guess this type of problems is found intensively in machine design books. You may read the solved examples on the relevant chapter (as i usually do) then you’ll find everything a piece of cake ! Good Luck,…

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Home Power Magazine

Marilyn Said: Elton John claims Jesus was gay. Has the “queer power” movement gone too far? We Answered: Feminists claimed Jesus was a feminist. Black Nationalists claim he was black. Everyone wants a part of Jesus. Christy Said: What is implied by the following US Bankers Magazine article excerpt:? We Answered: The Golden…

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Home Solar Panel

Tracey Said: how do i build a solar electric panelfor my home? We Answered: Dear Matadora, Very good, good, good step to change your home electric supply to solar cell, because in long run, solar cell is cheaper. First you have to consider Power need for your house, eg. 1200W, then you go to sellers and…

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Flexible Solar Panels

Francis Said: where can i find solar pane,panels.? We Answered: go to local hardware stores, some sell somewhat cheap 45w pv panels. Frederick Said: Hello I am looking to build a circuit that can solar charge many 12v batteries.? We Answered: This is a typical installation for an off grid solar energy system. You can find an…

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