Archive for the ‘solar energy’ Category

Is It Time For Solar Energy to Get Hot?

Monday, January 25th, 2010

Is It Time For Solar Energy To Get Hot? By Tim Phelan Solar energy has been around for quite a while and most people don't think about it much except for the ones who are already into renewable sources of energy. Environmentalists have always loved the idea of solar energy but what has kept ...

Solar Renewable Energy – Sun Power

Friday, January 22nd, 2010

It is no secret that the sun can be harnessed to provide a source of energy for homes and businesses. The sun is a powerful star. It supplies us with energy, through a process called nuclear fusion, and sustains life on our planet Earth. Solar energy, or energy from the sun, ...

Portable Solar Energy Power Stations

Sunday, January 10th, 2010

Portable solar energy power stations may sound, to some, like a dream. They can think of many places where portable solar would be useful, such as the RV they love to take camping, or the boat they use for long fishing trips. They cannot imagine, though, that portable solar energy ...

Home Solar Energy: How the Electrical Current is Created (part 11)

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

Popped from their "holes" in the silicon atom, electrons flow through solar PV cells connected in series to produce useful electric voltage. This concept and a little more is the focus of this article. The United States is at the beginning of a huge, wide-spread, pervasive switch to solar energy ...

Renewable Energy Tax Credits – Greener in More Ways Than One

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

It's certainly no secret: the cost of renewable energy production and its implementation can be extremely high. This is the very reason why tax credits are often used to enable renewable energy sources to compete with fossil fuels. With rising oil and natural gas prices, the war in Iraq and ...

Venture Capitalists Don’t Understand Solar Energy

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

IT and bio-tech VCs struggle to evaluate clean technology. Watch more here: : 0:2:48

Sun Rising On Careers In Solar

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

The Center for Sustainable Energy offers training in solar power conversion. Students include traditional electricians like Charles Stewart, who calls his new business"Peace and Solar."Duration : 0:2:16

Investors Back Solar Energy Company

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Petra Solar CEO Dr. Shihab Kuran on raising $40 million from new investors to develop green jobs .Duration : 0:5:38

Renewable Energy – Lesson 8 – Living Off the Grid

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Considering the current state of the economy, it is no surprise that a significant amount of people are doing everything they can to cut costs and to save money. Traditional cost cutting methods include downsizing vehicles, cutting out vacations, buying cheaper food, eating out less and so forth. However, a ...

Energy Enhancement Meditation Opening the Heart, Relationships, Hanbledzoin, Kundalini + Shaktipat.

Saturday, March 13th, 2010

Usually first step is to Open the Heart, and on this planet only perhaps 50% of the people have started to think a little about others instead only of themselves. This means that the other 50% of the people perhaps are entirely selfish so now you can understand all your ...

Potential Jobs in Creating a New Energy Infrastructure

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

According to the U.S. Conference of Mayors, a total of 751,051 "green jobs" were created or maintained in 2006. Of those jobs, almost 127,500 of them related to renewable power generation. The majority of the jobs in question, approximately 85% were located within metropolitan areas. However, with the increasing popularity ...

Tv9 – A complete solar – village

Monday, March 8th, 2010

A complete solar - villageDuration : 0:4:37

If You Haven’t Looked Into Solar Power Recently, You Will be in for Quite a Surprise

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

With a new and green administration in the White House, and with the media's increasing coverage of the environment impact we are having on our planet, you likely are thinking of ways to improve your lifestyle and adopt green living practices. You may have big dreams of starting your new green ...

CSR Minute: Porsche’s Solar Energy Effort; Yale’s Microfinance Initiative

Friday, March 5th, 2010

Corporate Social Responsibility News: Porsche's Solar Energy Effort; Yale's Microfinance InitiativeDuration : 0:1:38

Solar Panels: There is a Better Way

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

There is no question that solar panels are a terrific way to cut energy costs, reduce your carbon emissions and make you more self-sufficient. There can be no argument about that. These magical devices harness the energy of the sun and convert it to another type of energy. Generally ...