Category Archives: Solar Tech

Calories from Cans: The Soda Can Solar Furnace

In a market constantly abuzz with the findings of unprecedented energy research, budding scientists might easily wonder where to even start looking for the next breakthrough. The answer, however, can be surprisingly simple. Jim Meaney, a businessman and innovator fromNewfoundland, … Continue reading

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Nearly 200,000 GW of Solar Possible for United States, Finds New Study

In this study, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) estimates the technical potential of specific renewable electricity generation technologies in the United States based on renewable resource availability and quality, technical system performance, topographic limitations, environmental concerns, and land-use constraints. … Continue reading

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Energy Gadgets: Solar Generator Provides Amenitie while Away from Home

  As the name would suggest, the power generator is powered by the sun, and the device is rather simple to use. The user only needs to hook up the solar panels and the appliances/equipment you want to run. Unlike … Continue reading

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XIOS Solar Collector

XIOS Solar Are you ready to take a step into the XIOS Zone? Imagine the simplest way to bring solar energy into your home. It wouldn’t require a home energy analysis. The homeowner wouldn’t need a southern facing roof location. … Continue reading

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Energy Spotlight – Solar Water Heating

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