You Need a PV System to Generate Solar Energy

August 27, 2009

Solar energy has been around for quite some time. In fact, now is the best time to get it if you want to cut your electric bill and do your share to protect the environment. For that to happen, you will need to buy a PV system. This is designed to reduce or eliminate the […]

You Can Have a Home Powered By Solar Energy

August 24, 2009

Do you like to live in a home that is energy efficient? The good news is you can given there are technologies these days that can make that happen and one good example happens to be solar energy. Solar energy is the process of using the sun’s radiant rays to power your home. For this […]

Wind power vs Solar energy, an even match?

August 21, 2009

Today in center stage is a battle for the ages. On the right corner, packing a hurricane punch yet is known to move softly as a breeze is wind power. On the left corner, with a scorching hot aura, moves in a speed of light, is solar energy. Wind power versus solar energy, which one […]

What is Solar Energy

August 19, 2009

Solar energy is a form of renewable energy as it utilizes the radiant energy coming from the sun. This is done by converting sunlight into electricity using solar cells. Solar cells or photovoltaics were invented in the 1880’s by Charles Fritts. Although it did not convert a lot of sunlight into electricity at the time, […]

Using solar energy goes way back

August 17, 2009

Recollecting the history of solar energy brings us back to the 1970s energy crisis and oil embargo which caused long lines in gasoline stations, high gasoline prices, and even caused panic among consumers and investors alike in the United States. Knowledge about oil being a non-renewable resource has been around since the 1800s. But it […]

The Pros and Cons of Solar Energy

August 15, 2009

Solar energy is one of the best forms of renewable energy. But why don’t we rely on it so much compared to other countries? The answer is simply that there are pros and cons with using this form of alternative energy. The pros of using solar energy is that the system is easy to install, […]

The History of Solar Energy

August 11, 2009

Solar energy is for everyone simply because the sun shines in every corner of the planet. In fact, the history of solar energy can be traced back to the Greeks that were then passed on to the Romans which marked the first people to ever use the passive solar design. Passive solar design is a […]

Things You Should Know Before Investing in Solar Energy

August 7, 2009

There is no doubt that there are a lot of benefits in using solar energy. Aside from protecting the environment, you get to save a great deal of money. But before you switch to solar energy, here are a few things you should consider. First, is your roof right for solar power? Most solar power […]

The Benefits of Solar Energy

August 5, 2009

Solar energy will benefit a lot of people and not only the rich. This is why some governments have increased funding for this type of technology because they are aware of its many benefits. For one, solar energy is very cheap compared to other technologies. It is also renewable unlike coal or the rest which […]

The Future of Solar Energy – How It Looks and How It Affects Nature

August 3, 2009

The future of solar energy lies on the indigenous hands of people who never tire out from thinking of ways in order to make life easier to live. With the advancement in the technology, the boom of the Internet age and a lot of other things, there will come a time when people will turn […]

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