In a previous post, we outlined the top five factors that influence the solar energy potential of a site. These factors are latitude, cloud cover, aerosols, elevation and shading. Not surprisingly, the site with the highest solar energy potential on
One of the most confusing things about solar energy is the mysterious link between the installed power and the actual energy output. To put it another way, if you put a 200-watt solar panel on your roof how many watt-hours
The recent announcement of Elon Musk caused quite the stir. The founder of Paypal, SpaceX and Tesla Motors proposed a public transit system dubbed the “Hyperloop” to connect Los Angeles and San Francisco. The premise of Hyperloop is based on
Summer is here! Those who are lucky enough to get away to their cabins or cottages are enjoying the long days and sunshine far from the city. Sounds idyllic! Until an all too frequent summer storm knocks out the power.
One of the most fundamental shifts in human demographics is taking place within our lifetime. United Nations predicts that after many centuries, China will cease to be the most populous country on Earth. By 2030, India’s population is expected to