Home Solar Panels by Ross Bainbridge
... The following are all available as solar-powered items: solar-powered radios; three-, six-, nine-, and twelve-volt selectable solar panels with two-AA chargers; rechargeable halogen lanterns; rechargeable flashlights with universal battery adapters/chargers; light pens; portable solar folding panels; portable power sources; electric fencers; plant turners; cool caps; bicycle lights; fluorescent lights; panels for computer notebooks; go-anywhere portable multi-power sources; energy kits; ...
What is Solar Power? by Anne Clarke
... It can be used for low-power purposes as well such as for items like battery chargers, hand-held calculators, and solar powered garden lights. What is solar power? Is it renewable? Because the sun will keep on shining, there will be no need to renew your primary source of solar power. So, form this standpoint, in adequate conditions, it is definitely a great idea to continue to use solar power. Disadvantages: Solar power often does not work at night.
Portable Solar Energy Power Stations by Anna Hart
... A commercially-produced portable solar power unit like this may also include a small fluorescent light, and a connection to your vehicle's cigarette lighter plug. Examples of Innovative Portable Solar PowerPortable solar energy can, as we said, be carried with you. It can provide electrical energy when you travel to a remote third world village on business. It can provide military units with necessary electrical energy while they are on the move.
Solar Power How It Works by Anita Van Wyk
... If you decide to power your house with a solar electric system, you will receive FREE power from the sun, once your system is paid for. Here are two of the most frequently asked questions for solar power how it works. How is solar energy used? 1.) Solar energy works by converting the sun's rays into electricity with the use of solar panels to supply power to the appliances use in our homes. 2.) Solar energy works by converting the sun's rays into heat with the use of solar thermal ...
Specialty Advertising in C-Stores by Lance Winslow
... These blimps can run on the power of small solar cells on the top of the blimp running from the lights like a solar powered calculator? Or, if that technology is unavailable or not sufficient enough a set of batteries, which are trickle charged off the solar cells, to keep the ion lithium batteries charged. Many universities have been doing maneuverability studies on mini blimps ever sense the Homeland Security made these things more viable with the trend towards indoor bio-safety sensors.
Here Comes The Sun: Solar Energy is Becoming More Attractive for Mainstream Consumers by Kavar Peter
... While California is the clear leader in promoting solar powered energy solutions (a program introduced in 2003 is promoting the introduction of solar powered energy systems into a million homes over the next several years) New Jersey and New York are next in line for solar investment. At the municipal level, many jurisdictions have introduced solar solutions for traffic and streetlights. 50% of the energy used to run the City of Sacremento’s water purification plant is solar.
LEDs: The Light of the Future by William Sutherland
... At the same time, plans are in place to eventually use LEDs to light streets as well as much of the Third World and other areas “with no means of electricity” since “solar charged batteries” can power LEDs for the duration of each night. In addition, “Phillips Electronics is developing remote-controlled LED room lighting [while] Boeing Corp. plans to use LED’s throughout the interior of its new 787 Dreamliner commercial jet.” With the promise that LEDs hold, it is likely that ...
Hands on Science for Kids-Learn by Doing by Lisa Bronart
... Elenco’s Solar Deluxe Educational Kit provides hands on science instruction helping children learn how to build solar models and generate clean energy to power a radio or a calculator. Encouraging children to investigate and challenge themselves is always a difficult task. Entice your child with a top secret investigation. The Mystery Detective Forensic Science Kit is a sure way to make this a fun and exciting way to think outside of the box. Children can solve several mysteries by ...