How Many Solar Panels Needed To Power A Home?
How big a solar power system do you need? How many solar panels system will you need? These questions answered; plus a handy solar calculator.
Scalable First Flush System for Rainwater Collection
Here is a simple idea for a "first flush" system for rainwater collection. It is made of pvc pipe and the first flush section is mad...
Mega Power Bank
Mega Power Bank: Here's a super-sized power bank, able to keep all your gadgets charged many times over. It offers both USB charging and a 12V accessory socket - with a suitable inverter you can even power small mains devices. It also features a digital voltmeter,...
The Power of.. Solar Power (Infographic)
October 26th, 2011 by Zachary Shahan A small solar installer in Maryland, solargaines, provided me with this interesting solar power infographic yesterday. Definitely thought is was worth sharing. Of course, this is all about solar power, in general. If you’re actually interested in the cost of solar panels in Maryland, you can check out their [&hellip
Eco Gadgets: SunLight – A scalable source of solar-powered illumination - Ecofriend
Eco Factor: Solar-powered LED light. We have seen solar powered lighting solutions previously, but none of them was as innovative as the SunLight concept designed by Hermann Eske. The SunLight is a solar-powered light in which the solar panels are.
5 Things You Need for Solar Energy | SHTFPreparedness
There are a lot of things to consider but we are going to focus on 5 main things you need to have on hand if you are going to start harnessing the power of the sun.
New Stick-on Solar Panels Make Installations a Snap
Global Solar is introducing flexible solar modules that builders can stick directly on the roof, rather than construct racks to hold heavy glass-covered cells. The modules won't cost less than traditional arrays, at least initially, but they make it easier to include solar power at the time of construction and, without the racks, can cover a greater portion of the roof and provide more power.
Marty Essen: Cool Creatures Hot Planet: Exploring the Seven Continents
Marty Essen is the author of the award-winning book, Cool Creatures Hot Planet, Exploring the Seven Continents. LISTEN to MARTY ESSEN