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Australian College Reduced Electricity Bill by 40% with Adoption of Solar Panels, Thermal Energy Storage, and Green Energy

published 2019 年 11 月 13 日 0:30
The adoption of solar panels by schools as a means to reduce electricity bills and carbon emissions means these blue-colored panels have become a common sight on campus. Case in point, the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) in Australia has recently lowered its energy use by 40% through the installation of solar panel clusters and large-scale thermal energy storage systems. ...  more

California Mandates Installation of Solar Panels for New Houses in 2020

published 2019 年 11 月 04 日 9:30
The Californian government has officially decreed a mandatory installation of solar panels for stand-alone houses or apartment buildings which are less than three stories high by 2020. As home-use solar panels have yet to become mainstream, a number of major hurdles will still need to be overcome. ...  more

DIY PV Tracker Boosts Power Output of Solar Panel by 32%

published 2019 年 03 月 14 日 9:30
A research team of the Colgate University of the U.S. has developed a simple sun-tracking device capable of boosting power output of solar panels by one third. The device, a DIY one, consists of a pivot for placement of solar pan...  more

Leading Solar Supplier Adds LG and Panasonic Solar Panels

published 2018 年 08 月 23 日 10:30
Solaris Technology Industry, Inc., a national solar distributor, has now added LG Solar and Panasonic solar panels available for purchase through their website at The new solar panels are available to both c...  more

Soochow U. Enables Solar Panels to Function During Rainy Days

published 2018 年 03 月 14 日 10:28
The College of Nano Science and Technology of China's Soochow University has developed a combo solar panel/triboelectric nanogenerator (TENG), capable of power generation during rainy days. TENG is based on contact electrification...  more