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November 23, 2005



If you have looked into solar energy as a method for heating your home, panels are usually the first things that come up.

There are, however, other unique methods.

The Solar Heating Aspect You Have Never Heard of Before

The power of the sun is immense. The energy in one day of sunlight is more than the world needs. The problem, of course,

is how does one harness this power. Solar panels represent the obvious solution, but they have their downside. First,

they can be expensive depending upon your energy needs. Second, they do not exactly blend in with the rest of your home.

Passive solar heating represents a panel free method of harnessing the inherent energy found in the sun for heating

purposes. If you come out from a store and open the door of your car in the summer, you understand the concept of passive

solar heating. A wide variety of material absorbs sunlight and radiates the energy back into the air in the form of heat.

Passive solar heating for a home works the same way as the process which overheats your car in the parking lot.

Solar Book

I was following this story a few years back and I would have hoped we would have seen something available in the market by now.

Unfortunately, all the news about this product seemed to dry up about eighteen months ago. Did anything happen to this product or has it disappeared into the ether, never to be seen again?

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I'm working on a green house project. I'm really interested by this Stellaris Concentrating Photovoltaic Glazing and I really would like to know if it's reliable for single housing application.
thanks a lot!
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Dean Thiessen

extreme useful comments for people to understand the power of solar powered systems.

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The sands in your way beg for your song and your movement, dancing water. will you carry the burden of their lameness? Do you understand?

Double Glazing

The products offer triple-value benefits by combining the energy efficiency benefits of an insulating glass unit...

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Great news!Energy efficiency is one main goal in many industries around the world.It's a good thing to discover materials that can produce the amount of energy we need in less cost.


olar cells, also called photovoltaic (PV) cells by scientists, convert sunlight directly into electricity. PV gets its name from the process of converting light (photons) to electricity (voltage), which is called the PV effect. The PV effect was discovered in 1954, when scientists at Bell Telephone discovered that silicon (an element found in sand) created an electric charge when exposed to sunlight. Soon solar cells were being used to power space satellites and smaller items like calculators and watches. Today, thousands of people power their homes and businesses with individual solar PV systems. Utility companies are also using PV technology for large power stations.


This blog is very informative and you can pick up many ideas here. In this blog, I understand more about solar powered systems. I wish more topics here.


Renewable Energy has been brought to the attention of the public by climate change but whatever your views on this, it makes good sense financially and environmentally.

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