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The need for electric energy is never ending

As you guess, yes, the need for electric energy is never ending. Along with the growth in demand for electric power, sustainable development, environmental issues, and power quality and reliability have become concerns. Electric utilities… Read more

Sep 22, 2014 | Edvard

Overcoming barriers to renewable energy deployment

Despite some gains in recent years, renewable energy sources make only a modest contribution to the provision of modern energy services worldwide. Why is it so? The principal constraints to their growth are their costs… Read more

Apr 14, 2014 | Edvard

Overcoming barriers to renewable energy deployment

U.S. Renewable Energy – The Facts!

About 82% of the nation’s energy comes from fossil fuels, 8% from nuclear, and 9% from renewable sources. Wind is the fastest growing renewable source, but contributes only 1% of total energy used in the… Read more

Jan 08, 2014 | Edvard

U.S. Renewable Energy - The Facts!

An Overview Of Smart Power Grid

The present electric grids use the technology of 1970’s. But with the advancement in various concepts of power generation, problems associated with power outages and thefts, and also due to increase in demand, we require… Read more

Aug 20, 2012 | vinod ramireddy

An Overview Of Smart Power Grid

Renewable Energy Outlook – Wind Power

With the exception of hydroelectric power, the wind-power industry is far more developed than most other types of renewable energy. Over the past decade, the technology associated with wind power has improved significantly. In addition,… Read more

Mar 10, 2012 | Edvard

Windmills positioned to take advantage of the frequent and reliable winds

Photovoltaic End-Use Application Markets

Photovoltaic markets can be classified based on the end-use application of the technology. The most common PV projects are off-grid applications. Water pumping also represents an important application of PV, particularly in developing countries. The… Read more

Jan 04, 2012 | Edvard

Photovoltaic End-Use Application Markets

Biodiesel – Myths and Facts

Few facts you most probably know already, but never the less to mention: A clean burning alternative fuel, produced from domestic, renewable resources such as plant oils, animal fats, used cooking oil and even new… Read more

Nov 05, 2011 | Bipul Raman

Biodiesel cycle

Smart Ways to Save Money with Alternative Energy

Alternative energy is currently a hot button topic. Whether your desire to use alternative energy stems from concern for the environment or a desire to create a healthier home, you will benefit financially from making… Read more

Sep 28, 2011 | mirha494

Stand-Alone PV Systems

Stand-alone PV (photovoltaic) systems are used when it is impractical to connect to the utility grid. Common standalone systems include PV-powered fans, water pumping systems, portable highway signs, and power systems for remote installations, such… Read more

Jun 08, 2011 | Edvard

3000W Off-grid polar power system


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