Nevada University Solar Decathalon Design 2017

Major Nevada University Solar Decathalon Design Team.

In sharp contrast to the battle with the electric utilities in Nevada, students from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas know exactly what the future of home design needs to be. Their entree into this years DOE Solar Decathalon features innovations in climate control, lighting and energy efficiency. Read more Nevada University Solar Decathalon Design 2017

Nevada Residents Fight For Home Solar Energy Net Metering Rights

Nevada Residents Fight For Home Solar Energy Net Metering Rights

As home solar energy continues to improve and reduce in price, homeowners are beginning to take a serious look at planning an investment for themselves. Add to this the ability to store energy in a cost effective manor such as the Tesla Power Wall system or may others and consumers will soon be able to afford to be completely off-grid. Read more Nevada Residents Fight For Home Solar Energy Net Metering Rights

New CSIR Solar Energy Plant On A College Campus

New CSIR Solar Energy Plant On A College Campus

Another College Installs A Solar Energy Plant.

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, commonly known as the CSIR, is a world-class African research and development organisation established through an Act of Parliament in 1945. Lately they have announced some new initiatives for solar power education and training in South Africa on their college campus. Read more New CSIR Solar Energy Plant On A College Campus

How Long Does A Home Solar Energy System Last?

How Long Does A Home Solar Energy System Last?

Relying on Your Home Solar Energy System.

When it comes to residential solar photovoltaic ( PV ) systems, homeowners have an expectation that their installation will continue to provide clean electricity for many many years. In fact they are counting on it, as the very cost justification is based on a certain long life.   Read more How Long Does A Home Solar Energy System Last?

Learning The Basics Of Solar Fuel Production

Learning The Basics Of Solar Fuel Production

The Science Of Solar Fuel Production.

A solar fuel is a synthetic chemical fuel produced either directly or indirectly from solar energy either light or heat. Using solar energy the bonds between hydrogen and water can be broken freeing the elements to be combined with c02 or co to make a renewable synthetic liquid fuel. Read more Learning The Basics Of Solar Fuel Production

The Future Of The Alberta Solar Energy Industry

The Future Of The Alberta Solar Energy Industry

What Is The Future For The Alberta Solar Energy Industry?

For anyone one interested in a career in solar energy in Alberta Canada, it would be great to have a crystal ball to ba able to see the future for the industry. Considering that Alberta is primarily an oil producing province similar in many ways ( except climate ) to the state of Texas. Read more The Future Of The Alberta Solar Energy Industry

Learn How The Lithium-Ion Battery Works

Learn How The Lithium-Ion Battery Works

A FREE course on how the lithium-ion battery works.

Smartphone, cordless screwdriver, laptops and defibrillators: Everyone knows the lithium-ion battery or the Li-Ion Battery for energy storage in a variety of modern appliances. A great future for the battery is predicted in the modern electric car but an equally bright future is emerging for the technology in home and grid level energy storage. Read more Learn How The Lithium-Ion Battery Works

Free Online Clean Energy Course – Introduction To Solar Cells

Free Online Clean Energy Course - Introduction To Solar Cells

Free Online Clean Energy University Level Lecture.

As part of any clean energy education and certainly for people interested in solar energy education and careers a proper understanding of modern solar cell science is critical. Learning how photons are converted to electrons that ultimately become the electricity flow to our homes or devices is so important. Read more Free Online Clean Energy Course – Introduction To Solar Cells