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The INCREDIBLE Engineering of Japan’s New Space Solar Farm!

By now you’ve probably seen my solar panel experiments and how I built my own solar generator for an IoT prototype for Boston. As cool as solar power is, even the best solar array is dormant about half the time as the rotation of the earth gets into the way. But, what if you could […]

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Solar

The Huge, Weird Batteries of the Future

Engineers are racing to find ways to store energy on a massive scale, clearing the way for a transition to renewable electricity.

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Livestream Solar

New Video Upload : Solar Panel Updates

Solar Panel Updates

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Solar

Perovskite solar cells. Major new breakthrough!

Perovskite structures have the potential to revolutionise the solar PV industry, but they are notorious for breaking down very rapidly in real-world use. Now a research team from Princeton University has developed a process for overcoming that problem, making perovskite a real competitor to existing silicon PV technology.

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Solar

How to Build a 3000W Portable Solar Power Station for Power Outages!

If you’ve watched enough of FranksWorld.tv, you know how much I love using solar power to run IoT devices. Once the move to the new house is complete, I want to get back into my solar power experiments and start thinking about bigger projects. Today we’re going to be building a portable power cart with […]

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Economics of AI Solar

Powering the Digital Economy: The Cost of Living and the Energy Future

What are the best strategies to reduce carbon footprints and meet long-term net-zero ambitions?

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Solar

A new type of solar heaters provides cheaper electricity

Here’s an interesting look at parabolic mirror system for collecting solar energy.

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