Month: February 2017

Go solar

Switching to Solar PV — Cooking with Solar – SolSource Solar Cooker

Technology has helped to solve many problems and is still solving more and more problems that we face in our day-to-day lives. From solving transportation, clean energy, information issues etc, technology helps us in doing business more efficiently and making it easy to do our jobs. For instance, with mobile phones, lives have changed significantly. However, technological change has its pros and cons and every situation is different based on…

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Going green

Going green is beneficial to homes and businesses that practice ways to minimize waste whether through recycling or saving energy to reduce negative impacts to the environment. It is beneficial because companies or individuals get alternatives for products, processes or ways that can prove harmful to the environment or health of families and individuals. However, since “going green” is a growing term many people may confuse what is exactly the…

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Is solar PV the technology of the future?

The decreasing solar panel cost and the advancement of the PV technology present the solar industry with many opportunities in the solar PV project development space. Already there is a lot of innovation taking place in the solar PV space and today more than 1 million households in the U.S. have switched to solar to enjoy the benefits of solar energy. PV is becoming a widely used technology because of…

Solar generators – portable solar power

With the advancement of the solar PV technology, solar energy has the potential to power homes, businesses and can be a source of portable power for laptops, RVs, off-grid power systems, entertainment (radio and TV), cellphones, cabins or for recreational purposes like camping facilities. Uses of Portable Solar Power (solar generators) The typical solar power system consists of stationary solar panels that are placed in your rooftop to harvest, store…