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  • Decal-like application process allows thin, flexible solar panels to be applied to virtually any surface from business cards to roofs to window panes, by Glen Martin. Stanford researchers have succeeded […]

    Peel-and-stick Solar Panels

    Decal-like application process allows thin, flexible solar panels to be applied to virtually any surface from business cards to roofs to window panes, by Glen Martin. Stanford researchers have succeeded […]

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  • Alternative and renewable energy should not only be a new gimmick or a subject for politics. “Green” energy can really be practical, applicable and green – as in vegetables for […]

    Eat your Solar Veggies

    Alternative and renewable energy should not only be a new gimmick or a subject for politics. “Green” energy can really be practical, applicable and green – as in vegetables for […]

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  • While new innovations that harness renewable and alternative energy emerge more frequently, it is still a challenge to promote, distribute and market the innovative technology effectively in deep rural areas. […]

    Practical Applications of Renewable & Alternative Energy in Africa

    While new innovations that harness renewable and alternative energy emerge more frequently, it is still a challenge to promote, distribute and market the innovative technology effectively in deep rural areas. […]

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  • When people talk of the environmental effect of wind turbines and wind power, they often forget to mention the problems wind turbines cause to local wildlife. Birds are an obvious […]

    Wind turbines and wildlife?

    When people talk of the environmental effect of wind turbines and wind power, they often forget to mention the problems wind turbines cause to local wildlife. Birds are an obvious […]

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  • When we think of advanced vehicles it reminds us of speed that a vehicle has and all the newer vehicles that are coming out with all the modern gadgets and […]

    Advanced vehicles on green power?

    When we think of advanced vehicles it reminds us of speed that a vehicle has and all the newer vehicles that are coming out with all the modern gadgets and […]

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  • If you have ever seen a field with several mirrors pointing toward the sun you may be looking at a solar power system. These systems work to concentrate the sunlight […]

    Concentrating the sun beams for power

    If you have ever seen a field with several mirrors pointing toward the sun you may be looking at a solar power system. These systems work to concentrate the sunlight […]

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  • Solar power can be found in several different places on the earth. You can find solar power in a parked car, in a building with no air circulating, in a […]

    What about your own solar power sourse?

    Solar power can be found in several different places on the earth. You can find solar power in a parked car, in a building with no air circulating, in a […]

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  • Solar energy is a natural source of energy that comes directly from the sun. When solar energy hits the earth it spreads over the earth’s surface and provides warmth evenly. […]

    Is solar solar energy expensive?

    Solar energy is a natural source of energy that comes directly from the sun. When solar energy hits the earth it spreads over the earth’s surface and provides warmth evenly. […]

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  • Wind turbines and farms are becoming an evermore familiar sight on the landscape, and while generally accepted as a useful resource for electricity generation, they have not been without their […]

    Are wind turbines good or bad for your health?

    Wind turbines and farms are becoming an evermore familiar sight on the landscape, and while generally accepted as a useful resource for electricity generation, they have not been without their […]

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  • If you do not live near a wind turbine, it is unlikely you will have ever heard the term ‘shadow flicker’ in everyday usage. The problem however is being discussed […]

    What is shadow flicker?

    If you do not live near a wind turbine, it is unlikely you will have ever heard the term ‘shadow flicker’ in everyday usage. The problem however is being discussed […]

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