Monthly Archives: August 2009

Solar Panels:PV and Thermal

Solar Panels come in two varieties – the type that we call “Solar Electric”  and the type we call “Solar Thermal”. Solar electric gets all the attention these days. it’s kind of “sexy” to put electric panels designed for spacecraft … Continue reading

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Solar DIY: Do It Yourself Solar Panels Part 1

Solar DIY Solar diy sounds ridiculous to many folks.  The idea that the space age panels that adorn spacecraft and satellites can be hand made just boggle them. But really Solar diy is pretty straightforward and within your grasp if … Continue reading

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Solar Energy Basics

Solar Energy is the sunshine energy that powers the whole planet and drives the entire living Earth. Not surprisingly solar enrgy can be used to power lights, air conditiong units and just about any other electrical device we have at … Continue reading

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