Alex on February 4th, 2015

Alex on February 4th, 2015

Alex on December 22nd, 2014

Solar electric and Solar thermal have both got a bright future in Australia and in this video we see a variety of the different technologies that are being piloted and developed at present in Australia.

Alex on November 7th, 2014

Some of the opposition to solar PV farms is that they take up land that could be put to agricultural or housing use. So that's why building a solar farm over a reservoir is such a good idea.

Alex on November 5th, 2014

Quite a lot actually – here is a fairly recent presentation I just came across.

Alex on September 26th, 2014

Alex on September 9th, 2014

Alex on May 29th, 2014
solar at home: an infographic
Courtesy of: Solar Quotes

Solar panels should face the sun – yes I know that's obvious but where do you point the panels when you install on a cloudy day?

The equator that's where. In the Northern hemisphere point them South and in the Southern Hemisphere point them North. You do have a compass don;t you?

INfographic from Finn @

Alex on May 25th, 2014

Just because solar energy is clean green and is the future is no reason to expect to get funding as fast as they did.

This is an amazing development that took me by surprise and now looks practical.

Alex on May 20th, 2014

We think nothing of seeing a roof covered with solar panels. It seems odd really to see a roof being wasted by not having solar panels. So where else is being wasted? Well of course the roads are not panelled – but they could be.

Follow up video…

Where else should we be using to generate clean green energy ?