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Solar Boats Tour The Canals Of Copenhagen

Aug 31 2015 09:40 PM | eds in Solar Power

GoBoat is a plastic boat made from recycled bottles, powered by an, . . . 8 horsepower Torqeedo electric outboard motor, . . . batteries charged from rooftop solar panels on the terminal, . . . basically a floating picnic table with seating for 10 peop...

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70% Of India’S Solar Pv Came From China

Aug 31 2015 08:50 PM | eds in Solar Power

The Indian government has set a target, . . . to have an installed solar power capacity of, . . . 100 GW by 2022, and most of this capacity will be, . . . in the form of solar PV projects. China is expected to be among the leading suppliers of module...

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Common As Broadband In 10 Years

Aug 31 2015 02:10 PM | eds in Green Energy

Tesla put fire under idea, and people started saying, . . . ‘you have got a fabulous looking battery technology, . . . can I plug it into my house’? The physics and the chemistry of the Redflow flow battery, . . . has largely been mastered, with conti...

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Solarcity 24% Efficiency 50¢/watt

Aug 31 2015 01:20 PM | eds in Solar Power

There manufacturing facility will, be one of the largest of its type in the world, and , . . If the 50¢/watt goal is met, they will be competitive with the, . . . Chinese-produced solar modules. Fewer modules will be needed for solar arrays, . . . th...

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Highly Efficient Concentrated Photovoltaic/thermal

Aug 30 2015 01:45 PM | eds in Solar Power

Solar Sunflower is 80% efficient. 08-30-2015 Source: highly efficient concentrated photovoltaic/thermal

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Amish Solar Buggy

Aug 30 2015 12:50 PM | eds in Solar Power

Amish Solar Buggy https://www.youtube....h?v=wjrM_eJaKQE

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A New Energy Paradigm

Aug 29 2015 08:35 PM | eds in Solar Power

India's Modi asked for $100 Billion to build 100 GW of Solar. . . . Foreign banks responded, with $300 billion over the next decade. The revolutionary aspect of a Multi-Billion focus on rooftop PV, . . . in a developing nation is histori...

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Revolutionize Electric Vehicle Charging

Aug 29 2015 05:25 PM | eds in Solar Power

Researchers claim to have hit on the right combination of, . . . solar cell type and battery to charge an electric vehicle, . . . with higher efficiency than ever before. Maybe, even while being driven. 08-29-2015 Source: Revolutionize electric vehic...

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Follow The Money: Us$24 Million

Aug 29 2015 05:00 PM | eds in Solar Power

The DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), made . . . US$24 million of funding available in total for the : . . . . . . 11 projects, across . . . . . . 7 US states, with the basic goal of . . . “doubling the amount of energy” s...

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California: Utility Solar 6.931 Gw

Aug 29 2015 04:25 PM | eds in Solar Power

Governor Jerry Brown, call for California to receive at least, . . . 50% of its electricity via renewable energy resources by the year 2030, . . . the constant flow of new records are encouraging. 08-29-2015 Source: California: Utility Solar 6.931 GW

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