How Does Solar Power Work ?
Solar power is a relatively simple way to produce energy, but the components and processes are often misunderstood. Here we'll explain exactly how solar power works. If you'd like to visualize this process, see our solar energy diagram or the how solar power works infographic. So how does solar power work anyway? First, let's make…
Renewable Energy For Your Home Can Save You Money – Solar Energy Advice
Solar Energy Advice. Renewable Energy For Your Home Can Save You Money. Photo by Kai Lehmann In this age, the threats of climate change and pollution is continually increasing. News of polar ice melting, animals becoming extinc
The United States currently relies heavily on coal, oil, and natural gas for its energy. Fossil fuels are nonrenewable, that is, they draw on finite resources that will eventually dwindle, becoming too expensive or too environmentally damaging to retrieve. In contrast, renewable energy resources are constantly replenished and will never run out. Image credit: Carrington …
The UN and the nuclear age were born almost simultaneously. The horror of the Second World War, culminating in the nuclear blasts at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, brought home the need to address the nuclear issue. By its first resolution, the General Assembly established the UN Atomic Energy Commission to deal with the problems raised by the discovery of atomic energy. And a
A Guide to Off Grid Living and Self Sufficiency #infographic
This infographic provides tips and tricks for living more self-sufficiently, and/or off the grid.. In a society that promotes an "ethos of convenience," working toward self-sufficiency can be particularly rewarding. Disconnecting your home from the grid is a key factor in transformation to a revitalized energy future, with self-sufficiency at the center.