The Semiconductor Basis Of Modern Solar Cells

The Semiconductor Basis Of Modern Solar Cells

Modern Solar Cells Are Changing Rapidly – but The bases remains the same.

In this recorded lecture you will learn starting from the basics, the semiconductor nature of solar photovoltaic cells. Learn how the sun’s photons eventually cause electrons to flow in a ciruit connected to the right properly designed materials. Read more The Semiconductor Basis Of Modern Solar Cells

How To Construct A Perovskite Solar Cell

How To Construct A Perovskite Solar Cell

A perovskite solar cell is a type of solar cell which includes a perovskite structured compound, most commonly a hybrid organic-inorganic lead or tin halide-based material, as the light-harvesting active layer. The methods to manufacture these cells are very different from the silicon based solar cells that are so popular today. Read more How To Construct A Perovskite Solar Cell

Scotland Boosts Virtual Reality & Hands-On Renewable Energy Training Programs

Scotland Boosts Virtual Reality & Work Renewable Energy Training Programs

Renewable Energy Training Programs In Scotland.

It is up to each particular democratic country to choose the government and leadership that will best support the policies that the voters believe in. Sometimes the results of these elections come as a supprise to other countries or even to many of the voters in the country. Read more Scotland Boosts Virtual Reality & Hands-On Renewable Energy Training Programs

Free Advanced Course In Aritificial Solar Photosynthesis Of Clean Hydrogen Fuel

Free Advanced Course In Aritificial Solar Photosynthesis Of Clean Hydrogen Fuel

How Will We Manufacture Clean Hydrogen Fuel?

Plants convert sunlight to energy through a well understood process known as photosynthesis. Researchers have been studing how to use this process to make energy that can be used not by plants but by mankind. Is it possible that this natural process could eventually be harnessed to allow us to move completely away from fossil fuels? Read more Free Advanced Course In Aritificial Solar Photosynthesis Of Clean Hydrogen Fuel

Thinking Big – Up Sizing Concentrated Solar Energy To Power The World.

Thinking Big - Up Sizing Concentrated Solar Energy To Power The World.

What About Concentrated Solar Energy?

We spend most of our time here at Free Solar Energy Training finding and writing free information, videos and courses that will let you the reader gain solar energy knowledge. Much of what we have provided so far has been about solar photovoltaic technology, education and careers. Read more Thinking Big – Up Sizing Concentrated Solar Energy To Power The World.

Learn Electromagnetism And The Power Of Electricity

Learn Electromagnetism And The Power Of Electricity

Here Is a Real Opportunity To Learn Electromagnetism For Free.

Learning about solar energy means learning about electricity, chemistry, physics and materials science. The relationship between magnetism and electricity or electromagnetism is a very important one. It is this relationship that lets us build electric generators and motors to name just a few important inventions. Read more Learn Electromagnetism And The Power Of Electricity

Solar + Storage = Home Owner Energy Independance

Solar + Storage = Home Owner Energy Independance

The Dream Of Home Owner Energy Independance Lives On.

Adding energy storage to a home solar power system is a game changer and the electric utilities know it! Why would we even need the grid we can generate enough power ourselves during the day, store it and use it at night? Read more Solar + Storage = Home Owner Energy Independance

FREE University Level Solar Thermal Collector Lecture

FREE University Level Solar Thermal Collector Lecture

Designing The Perfect Solar Thermal Collector.

There are several ways that we can use the energy of the sun to provide power for the world. Solar photovoltaic ( pv ) technology transforms photons from the sun to electrons. Solar thermal uses the heat produced by the sun’s radiation to either use as heat itself or to be used in a heat engine that can drive a turbine and produce clean electicity. Read more FREE University Level Solar Thermal Collector Lecture

A FREE Course On Solar PV Materials Design

A FREE Course On Solar PV Materials Design

The Importance of Solar PV Materials Research.

The solar energy industry like most clean energy industries is very much driven by the technology of the solar energy converion devices. The efficiency and cost of a particular solar cell for example is dependant on the science and the choice of materials.  Read more A FREE Course On Solar PV Materials Design

How Far Away Are Printable Solar Cells?

How Far Away Are Printable Solar Cells?

Are Printable Solar Cells For Real?

Students of solar energy must learn not only the technology of today but also what will likely be here tomorrow. Future solar cells will most likley be completely different from what we have today. For one thing they will likely be thin and flexible and produce much more electricity from the same area of cells. Read more How Far Away Are Printable Solar Cells?