Powering All of America with Solar

Originally Published on Futurism by Victor Tangermann Solar U.S.A. Elon Musk is talking, again, about his idea to turn 10,000 square miles in the U.S. desert into a solar farm that can power the entire nation. In a Saturday Twitter reply to an article by Treehugger about Bill Gates questioning the efficiency of solar power, Musk fired back that “all you […]

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The State of Solar: A Bright Future

By: Ira Evangelista (re-posted with his permission)September 27th, 2019 · 5 min read Exploratory Analysis: the news is good. Aside from three out of the nineteen years observed in the data that I used for this project, there has consistently been an increase in the installation of solar energy systems across the United States. At first glance, it […]

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The TRUTH About Living With Solar & Tesla Powerwalls!

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Green Technology: Solar window blinds can both block and harvest solar power — TomoNews

YouTube Video Video Description LOS ANGELES — A California startup has designed window blinds with solar panels that can block out sunlight while harvesting the solar energy. SolarGaps, based in Los Angeles, has designed each slat in the blinds with monocrystalline solar panels in order to harvest solar energy. The blinds can track the sun […]

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How Do Solar Panels Work? — Richard Comp

YouTube Video Video Description View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-do-solar-panels-work-richard-komp The Earth intercepts a lot of solar power: 173,000 terawatts. That’s 10,000 times more power than the planet’s population uses. So is it possible that one day the world could be completely reliant on solar energy? Richard Komp examines how solar panels convert solar energy to electrical […]

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