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How to save energy at home – 4 important factors

How to save energy at home – 4 important factors

Introduction You spend most of your life in your building and home. How can this environment be designed in the best possible way in term of energy conservation? Various factors, such as internal decoration, proper temperature and air conditioning, adequate light, etc. have their own impact on our well-being.  The main question is at what cost […]

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Smart Grids in brief

Smart Grids in brief

Introduction of Smart Grids The conventional electric grid transmits electricity and involves a synchronized network of the providers as well as consumers who are connected to utility lines that transmit and distribute power under the control of one or several centers. A smart grid, on the other hand, is an improvement of the old generation electric […]

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Geothermal Energy

Geothermal Energy

1- Background The central regions of the earth is very hot and it is estimated that about 4000 miles underneath the surface of the earth, the temperature is about 7,000o F. This thermal energy is transferred to the surface of the earth and about 3-4 miles below the surface of the earth, the temperature is […]

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Biggest Solar Power Plants

Biggest Solar Power Plants

Introduction Solar power plants are power generating systems which produce energy by converting sunlight into electricity. This is done either directly by using photovoltaic (PV) cells, or indirectly by using concentrated solar power (CSP). Concentrated solar power plants make use of such components as lenses, mirrors, and tracking systems to focus a large area of […]

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Highest Efficient PV Cells

Highest Efficient PV Cells

BACKGROUND In order to undеrѕtаnd thе field of ѕоlаr еnеrgу, уоu have to begin with solar сеllѕ, normally known as photovoltaic PV cells. Basically, these components trаnѕfоrm sunlight directly into еlесtriсitу. Thе рhоtоvоltаiс market normally iѕ invеѕtеd in thе manufacturing оf cells made of wаfеr-likе рiесеѕ оf ѕiliсоn. Typically, many сеllѕ are put tоgеthеr in […]

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A New Kind of Wind Turbine Invented by Damon Vander Lind

A New Kind of Wind Turbine Invented by Damon Vander Lind

Global warming is becoming a more realistic fear with the giant strides we have made in industrialization. Obviously, mankind hasn’t been good guests to his host Mother Earth as regularly we have harassed her hospitality with pollution. This has established the push for clean energy, powering our industrial infrastructure sustainably without bleeding our environment. At […]

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