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2014-05-31 23:00:30

Solar for Ranches webinar will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014, and will target questions and issues specific to farm and ranch owners, who have more available space on the ground than rooftop, high energy usage, unpredictable ground conditions, water wells, animals, multiple structures, orchards, etc. (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Hosted by Ambassador Energy and facilitated by solar professional, Kelly Smith, the seminar will cover, but is not limited to the following topics:...

2014-05-29 08:31:55

Sol Inc.'s 21 solar outdoor lighting systems cut costs and promote sustainability for new neighborhood RICHMOND, Va., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sol Inc., a global leader in commercial outdoor LED lighting solutions powered by solar, today announced that Premiere Homes LLC (PHL), a leading residential and commercial builder, has installed 21 of Sol's top-of-pole mount commercial solar outdoor lighting systems at PHL's newly completed Randolph West residential neighborhood...

2014-05-28 23:00:22

Driven by strong year-over-year growth in the utility and residential markets, the United States installed 1,330 megawatts of solar photovoltaics (PV) in the first quarter of 2014, according to a new report by the Solar Energy Industries Association and GTM Research. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Driven by strong year-over-year growth in the utility and residential markets, the United States installed 1,330 megawatts of solar photovoltaics (PV) in the first quarter of 2014....

2014-05-27 23:02:09

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today released a comprehensive report, “Cutting Carbon Emissions Under §111(d): The case for expanding solar energy in America.” The report offers a detailed, point-by-by point case as to why states should take advantage of clean solar energy as part of their efforts to comply with §111(d) of the Clean Air Act. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 With the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) set to announce new air quality...

2014-05-27 08:22:49

TEMPE, Ariz. and SAN JOSE, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TUV Rheinland and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) today announced that SunPower has successfully passed TUV Rheinland's rigorous sand abrasion testing for photovoltaic (PV) modules, system components and mounting structures. TUV Rheinland experts have researched different desert conditions such as sand grain size and wind speeds, and identified a set of parameters that can be used as a benchmark for PV modules and other...

2014-05-27 04:20:38

SAN RAMON, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company" or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it was selected to power South Carolina's first solar farm. The Colleton Solar Farm, located near Walterboro, South Carolina is owned and operated by TIG Energy I, LLC, a member of The InterTech Group, Inc. The Colleton Solar Farm utilizes 10,010 Canadian Solar CS6X-300P "Max Power" modules...

2014-05-25 23:02:47

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Systems: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 25, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Systems: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020". The report focuses primarily on quantitative market metrics in order...

2014-05-22 23:15:04

Sierra College sent two separate teams to compete in separate events at the 2014 SMUD Solar Regatta. Both teams returned to campus big winners. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The Sierra College Physics and Engineering Club along with the Energy Technology Program spent last Saturday May 17 competing in the Northern California SMUD Solar Regatta at the Rancho Seco Recreational Area in Herald, CA, and came back to the Rocklin Campus the big winners of the event. Competing in separate...

2014-05-22 23:11:38

The deserts of Arizona and Rajasthan may be over 8,000Km apart but they are linked by the deployment of CSP Fresnel technology. London - UK (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The common denominator is AREVA Solar, the technology supplier for a 5MW CSP booster installation on Tucson Electric Powers’s H. Wilson Sundt Generating Station and to Reliance Power’s new Indian plants. AREVA Solar purchased California based Fresnel company Ausra in February 2010. Up to now Fresnel’s track record has been...

2014-05-22 16:22:04

EDISON, N.J., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunlight Photonics Inc announced today the launching of a new product, SUNLINK-5, a small solar UAV (unmanned airborne vehicle) for commercial and civil applications in the low to medium altitude range. Its primary power source comes from sunlight, which enables SUNLINK-5 to perform day-long missions. Sunlight Photonics' UAVs are suitable for a variety of applications, including wireless communications, precision agriculture, land surveys,...


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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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